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.



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

Charlie Cumbley has won the 2018 Solo Nations cup in Lake Garda, carrying eight first-places on his scoreboard out of 10 races. The event saw forty-eight entries from the Netherlands… Read More

Solo Results

2021 Victory
UK End of Season Championships
Ian Walters
1, 5, 8, 9, 10
2021 Victory
Dutch National Championship
Pim Van Vugt
First Place
2021 Victory
UK Inland Championship
Chris Brown
First Place
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Solo Class Experts

Solo headshot

Charlie Cumbley

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


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