Win More with North Optimist Sails

From learn-to-sail to training to intense racing, the Optimist offers great opportunity to young sailors. At North Sails, we love supporting Optimist sailors of every size and skill level. With multiple designs to choose from, you’ll find the perfect Optimist mainsail to fit your sailing style and goals. Expect more with North.

Optimist NEWS

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

48 French Optimist sailors took to Kerguelen Beach to race and qualify a spot at the 2020 Cap d’Agde. 13- year old Gabin Baly came out with the win overall… Read More

North Sails, leader mondial des voiles monotypes, propose une nouvelle série de voiles d’Optimist – MNR – qui vient étoffer sa gamme de produits pour ce support et qui répond… Read More

Heading to Antigua? North Sails will be there! Our Opti experts put together this guide to help you prepare. There is no better performance test of an Optimist sail than… Read More

Countless times a sailor, coach, or parent asks me, “How do I decide what Opti sail to buy?” The answer involves a number of different factors, some more important than… Read More

Gosport, UK, January 31st 2018: North Sails have announced today that Matteo Sangiorgi has joined North Sails as a One Design Expert for the Optimist Class. “I decided to join… Read More

Optimist Results

2021 Victory
Cup International Ete – France
Alexandre Mostini
1, 2
2021 Victory
French Championship – Boys
Anatole Thomas
1, 3, 7, 9, 10
2020 Victory
Kidibul Cup Cap d’Agde
Anatole Thomas
First Place
Are you a class champion? We would love to add your name to the #NSVictoryList.

Optimist TUNING GUIDE