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8th May 2018

minX wins X-Yachts Solent Cup

Ultimate Sails received a new sails brief from long-standing customer Gary and Sasha Fry who in 2018 were looking for new sails for the X-Yachts Xp 44. The brief: Our new sails need top end performance, with a high tech look about them. We want to race and cruise with them, as well ... Read more

 


6th March 2018

It’s time to be consistent

Ok, we blinked, and the first two months of 2018 are flying by.   The first month of the year is often a time when we reflect on the successes of... Read more

 


16th February 2018

Ultimate Star 4 - Shorthanded "Starre"

John Van ser Starre - Our latest Ultimate star was a professional windsurfer and long distance record holder before moving over to keelboat sailing and winner of multiple short handed championships. Here's a fascinating insight into his winning approach.... Read more

 


16th February 2018

What makes a great sail? - Part 3 - Materials

The most recent article in our ‘Simplifying the Sail Buying Process’ series covered the way in which sails have been constructed historically. The focus was on panelled sails, cross-cut and tri-radial, which can be built using either woven polyester style cloth and also laminate materials.    ... Read more

 


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