A solo sailor at heart, Dave Rearick had a lifelong dream of sailing around the world. After years of racing both internationally and on his home waters of Lake Michigan,… Read More

I first sailed the J/24 in the late eighties, through the nineties, having great fun, winning Nationals and even a Europeans. But I have to say, looking back, we had… Read More

If you surrender to adventure there are no failures along the way, just unexpected steps in a journey that is only revealed as the story unfolds. We sailed away from… Read More

Kwok defends Hamilton Island Race Week title with new TP52 build, Beau Geste As many unwind after another spectacular Hamilton Island Race Week, race crews are already gearing up for… Read More

It was a fantastic year for North Sails-powered teams in the 48th edition of the Transpacific Yacht Race, a 2,225-mile biennial race from Los Angeles, CA to Honolulu, HI. Winning… Read More

North Sails announced today that Volvo Ocean Race and America’s Cup World Series sailor and former North Sails sailmaker, Dave Swete has returned to North Sails as a sales representative… Read More

August 5, 2015

To Bermuda and Back

The Bermuda One-Two Yacht Race is a historic two-leg biennial race departing from Newport, Rhode Island to St George’s, Bermuda and back to Newport. Founded in 1977, this two-part race… Read More

North Sails-Powered Teams Win 420 Class Worlds in Japan Congratulations to Daichi Takayama and his crew, Syota Nakano for winning the 420 Class World Championship in Castle Bay Karatsu, Japan…. Read More

Chris Walter from North Sails Vancouver logs his road trip to provide sail care for the Van Isle 360 international yacht race. This year marked the 10th Van Isle 360… Read More

July 26, 2015

History in the Making

North Sails Kicks Off the Week With Star Studded “History in the Making” Panel Gusts up to 30 knots kept sailors ashore on the first day of the Bicentenary Int’l… Read More

“Like everyone who chases the horizon, we are sailing into the unknown. That’s what adventure is and we’ve learned that if you embrace that fact, if you surrender to it,… Read More

Phaedo reaches the Lizard in record time to complete the transatlantic race 2015. As originally reported by the Transatlantic Race 2015: While Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze-Clark’s 100′ maxi Comanche… Read More