Markus Moser and his Luffe 45
On my trip from Richards Bay (South Africa) to Turkey via the Suez channel, we are now on day 26, crossing the Gulf of Aden.
After 16 days of upwind sailing, equivalent to around 2400 nautical miles, since south of the Comoros Islands, this leg is a relief. The problem with upwind...
Tips from an experienced longdistance sailor
A lot of considerations
There is a lot to take into consideration when deciding what kind of sail set-up you should have on your boat for long-distance cruising. Safety for the sailors, durability and efficiency of the sails are important factors, but maybe the most important one is...
Elvstrøm gennaker powers Zao across the Atlantic
John and Caroline Charnley’s beautiful Discovery Bluewater 50 catamaran, has recently arrived in St Lucia, under the command of Distant Shores TV sailing adventurers Sheryl and Paul Shard.
The Shards are well known blue water sailors having completed 1000’s of sea miles on...
Integrated Batten Pockets
For the exclusive cruiser
Elvstrøm Sails has introduced a brand new solution for furling sails. Integrated batten pockets that enhances the beauty of the sail and leaves you with a flawless and symmetrical sail profile - adding up to the perfect sailing experience. Only...
Struggling with your shape?
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Do you always get what you deserve?
Learn from Pex how to get what really matters in life - just the way you want!
What really matters in life lasts!
Swan 45 Class World Champion with Elvstrøm power
Luis Senis, with “Porron IX” and his brand new Elvstrøm sails became the new Swan 45 Class World Champion. Luis puts it this way: A three year hard team work in the class in combination with the valuable support from Elvstrøm Sails developing probably the fastest Swan 45 sails helped...
EPEX power for a cool one desing, cruiser-racer
The cool innovative Club Swan one design, NiRaMo owned and helmed by Sönke Meier Sawatzki is powered by Elvstrøm Sails. We were there during the training for Copa Del Rey in Palma and did a photo shooting. Cool yacht and cool crew with remarkable sailing careers.
And of course some...
the activities of Elvstrøm Sails Sarl (France)
Elvstrøm Sails A/S has acquired all the activities of its French sibling, Elvstrøm Sails Sarl, effective as of August 28, 2017. As part of the transaction Elvstrøm Sails A/S will also take over the majority of the employees at Elvstrøm Sails Sarl.
The transaction will unify the...
Moana, a First 47.7 owned by Francois Goubau from Belgium became 15th in the Fasnet Race. The sailed with a full Elvstrom Sails inventory. A Brand new GLP mainsail and Genoa 3, a clear film Genoa 1 and 2 and some extra horsepower down wind with a masthead A1.5 and S-2.
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....
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...
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
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.
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...
of a conventional main sail
How to conventionally reef a mainsail
Andreas Hanakamp from Elvstrøm Sails in Wiener Neustadt, Austria knows what he talking about. On his CV you will find two Olympic Games, Volvo Ocean Race, Fastnet, Middle Sea Race, Transat Jacques Vabre plus numerous regattas. And...