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31st March 2021

Counting Down

It’s been just over a year since here in the UK we were told for the first time to ‘stay home’. Now with the UK Lockdown starting to ease, boats are returning to the water, and normality feels a step closer.   It’s been very strange seeing the Solent quite literally empty of leisure yachts on what have been some... Read more


23rd December 2020

Make the most of your sail inventory with Kevin Sproul

How do I get the best out of my sails is the most common question we get asked and it’s the best way to start a conversation with your sailmaker. How can I optimise my sails for manoeuvres and for shorthanded sailing? Can my sails be designed to cover a wide range of conditions, so I don’t have to keep performing sail changes? How can I optimis... Read more


26th February 2021

Stress Free Sailing

Over the past 12 months it’s fair to say we have had to adapt, whether at work or what we do in our leisure time. In sailing terms, 2020 was the year that short-handed and double handed racing really took off with owners adapting their boats and sail handling systems, often copying the methods cruising sailors have been using for years.   ... Read more


23rd November 2020

Kevin Sproul named as guest speaker at JOG Webinar on Sails and Ratings

Ultimate Sails Technical Director Kevin Sproul will be guest speaker in the second in the series of JOG Skills building Webinars on the topic of Sails and IRC ratings.   Date: 24 November 2020   Time: 7:30 PM (London)     You are all invited to listen in as JOG Committee member Kate Cope hosts the webinar which will take the following format.   IRC Ratings by Dr Jason... Read more


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