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Your Snipe was built for serious sailing. Go with North Sails to maximize your performance, and you and your crew can concentrate on teamwork, tactics and fun. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal mainsail and jib combination to suit your Snipe team.

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In this webinar, North Sails experts Zeke Horowitz and Brian Hayes explain and demonstrate basic rules according to the US Sailing “Racing Rules of Sailing”. Using a whiteboard, Zeke re-creates… Read More

All sailboats have a different feel when you steer them. Some have a naturally heavy windward helm, and some have very neutral or sometimes even leeward helm. All things being… Read More

J/22 World Champion and North Sails Expert Zeke Horowitz explains how you can maximize your chances to gain through smart boat positioning on the racecourse. Sailboat racing is all about… Read More

J/22 World Champion Zeke Horowitz explains how to put his winning formula to work for you this season. If you’re a competitive sailor, you’ve probably read about the value of… Read More

Sailboats with headstay sag often point higher and maintain boatspeed better in light-air conditions. One Design expert Tim Healy describes the rewards and the risks. Many sailboat classes limit the… Read More

The first two minutes of a race is arguably the most important. Those first two minutes will define where you start on the line, and how much space is around… Read More

Snipe Results

2021 Victory
US Nationals
Second Place
2021 Victory
Colonial Cup
Raul Diaz & Jose Arturo Diaz
1, 2*
2021 Victory
Argentinian Nationals
Luis Soubie & Diego Lipszyc
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
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