The Fastest 470 Sails in The World

With all the work it takes to get your 470 rig dialed in, you want to base it around the fastest sails possible. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal mainsail, jib, spinnaker combo for your 470 setup. Power up with new sails from North.

470 NEWS

The North 470 mainsail comes standard with a black flex plastic rope for the bolt rope (luffrope). Due to its great flexibility, the cunningham works efficiently to make the sail… Read More

An exciting medal race concluded the 470 Europeans in Sanremo, Italy. With 80% of the fleet powered by North Sails, the regatta was packed full of exciting racing and continually… Read More

  Teams from Slovenia and Sweden secured the 470 European gold medals in Bougas, Bulgaria this past week. In the Men’s division, Anton Dahlberg and Fredrik Bergstrom dominated the event… 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

One of the largest sailing events of the year, Kiel Week is an annual regatta held in the capital of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. The event attracts 5,000 sailors on roughly 2,000… Read More

Hugo Rocha of North Sails Spain recounts Olympics past and present, plus the tactics that got him through three editions of the Games in the Men’s 470, ultimately medaling in… Read More

470 Results

2021 Victory
Tokyo Olympics – Men
Mathew Belcher & Will Ryan
1, 2, 3
2021 Victory
Tokyo Olympics – Women
Hannah Mills & Eilidh McIntyre
1, 2, 3
2021 Victory
Spanish Championship – Mixed
Maria Bover & Pablo Garcia
First Place
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470 Class Experts

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Derek Scott

Auckland, New Zealand – Sales Office Auckland, New Zealand – Sail Loft