A Winning History in The Solo Class

You’re never sailing alone when you have North Sails as a partner. We make sails that will bring you to the top of your game. With multiple designs to choose from, you’ll find the perfect Solo mainsail to fit your sailing style and goals. Expect more with North.



North is a unique sailmaker, built on a champion spirit. We make history by looking ahead and that’s what sets us apart from other sailmakers. We’re proud to introduce Loft… Read More

Salcombe Gin Merlin Rocket Week is the highlight regatta for Merlin Rocket sailors in England, so much so that the 120 available spaces in the entry list get snapped up… Read More

Solo Class Leader Charlie Cumbley and Class Expert Tom Gillard discuss all things Solo with special guest and Solo Class Chairman, Doug Latta. Topics include tips on how to maximize… 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

2018 has been a fantastic year for sailors using North Sails in the Solo class, with an almost unprecedented number of victories racked up so far this season. The current… Read More

A record 104 Solos entered this year’s National Championship at Hayling Island Sailing Club for five days of ideal sailing conditions. The two-month heatwave continued and a sail from the… Read More

Solo Results

2022 Victory
UK National Championships
Tom Gillard
First Place
2022 Victory
Nations Cup
Thomas Gillard
1, 2, 3, 4
2021 Victory
UK End of Season Championships
Ian Walters
1, 5, 8, 9, 10
Are you a class champion? We would love to add your name to the #NSVictoryList.


Solo Class Experts

Solo headshot

Charlie Cumbley

Gosport, United Kingdom Manufacturing – Gosport, UK Charlie.Cumbley@northsails.com


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