Copa Del Rey 2017

Spanish highlights

Provided by Axel Rodger from Elvstrøm Sails Spain. PS: this is the 19th time for Axel himself to take part in the Copa Del Rey! Swan 45 ¨Rats on Fire¨ ESP -9400 (behind Porron in photo) powered downwind by his brand new Elvstrøm sails S2 Spinnaker - won the ORC1 2017 2017 Copa del Rey.

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Contender Worlds 2017

Jesper Nielsen 3rd in the World!

The Contender World Champion 2017 was held in Sønderborg, Denmark. An impressive fleet of 105 Contenders from Australia, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Netherlands and Switzerland took part in the race. And at Elvstrøm Sails we have our "own" favourite, sail designer Jesper... Show Details

Rig and Sail optimization

using the latest generation FSI tools

Fluid Structure Interaction (FSI) is a scientific simulation method to optimize the sail design and consequently the performance. The analysis is made in a comprehensive sail design solution. The methodology is very often applied to projects within the super yacht and grand prix racing... Show Details

Halfway in Transpac 2017

Cubaneren - Wasa 55

Norwegian crew, Danish Elvstrøm sails, Swedish Boat & Mast 
Cubaneren – Wasa 55


The Tranpac is one of the very big classic ocean regattas - Los Angeles to Hawaii -  that takes place every second year. The very first dates back to 1906. Show Details

Sailing is a passion

Jesper Bank shares his thoughts and dreams

It´s a passion!

We´ve looked around and asked some of our own:What is sailing to you? What triggers you, what drives you? See for yourself and SHARE, if you share the passion.

 

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Short-handed sailing challenges and tips

By William Friis-Møller

The challenge of short-handed or even single-handed sailing

The first step in starting sailing short-handed is to decide for yourself that you are capable of managing the challenge. The decision is relative to your experience and the size and complexity of the yacht involved. For all... Show Details

Maior 2017

won by Team Sydbank

Maior Regatta 2017 in Kiel Germany was challenging with varying wind conditions. However, it was perfect sailing conditions most of the time with sun and 20 knots wind. The teams were fighting hard to hit their top performances, despite the fact that it is still early in the season.
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Tilbageblik

Ventoux Sailing Team - X 37

Ventoux ser tilbage på sommerens ORC-Worlds satsning

2016 har været et spændende år for skipper Niels Nørgaard Pedersen og hans 7. mands store besætning på X37’eren Ventoux fra Middelfart. Indtil nu er samarbejdet kulmineret med... Show Details

Oyster Regatta Palma 2016

Record number of participants

With a total number of 43 boats and 350 competitors this year´s Oyster Regatta in Palma turned out to be the biggest ever. Oyster owners have gathered at the event for 12 years in Palma with their stunning yachts of 45ft-100ft. The regatta runs over 5 days and among the participating... Show Details

Congrats to Jesper Nielsen

2nd overall at the European Championship Contender

Determination wrapped in modesty

Jesper Nielsen just back from the European Championship in the Contender class with a silver medal is a guy with both feet on the ground, but a will do his best striving to keep improving his personal results. In 2012 and 2014 he was third at the... Show Details

Cowes Week 2016

Congrats to Lady Mariposa Racing

The traditional Cowes Week regatta dates back to 1826. Today between 800-1000 boats in approx. 40 different classes race for eight days. And this year, Lady Mariposa, Ker 46 was first in their class IRC 0. Their first Cowes Week - what an achievement.
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Congrats to Team Sydbank

Blue Ribbon Cup 2016

Blue Ribbon Cup 2016 organized by the Kieler Yacht-Club (KYC) and the Royal Danish Yacht Club (KDY) with Team Sydbank, X 41 on the podium as winner in their class!

Congrats - well done.

Photo: credit to Sven Jürgensen

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