Tips for safe and correct reefing

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... Continue Reading

New Product: Blue Water Runner

Downwind off-shore surfing
- with a thrill

The Blue Water Runner is a symmetric twin furling sail which is easy to furl away from the safety of the cockpit. Large sail - large fun. But easy to control day and night, if the going gets tough. Hoist the twin running sails in front... Continue Reading

Open House 18 March 2017


Join us for a day at the loft with guided tours and interesting speeches.

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Greetings from Tampa Bay, Florida

Arvid and Annika, and their Great Dane, Pluto

S/V Inspirare is currently on her second cruising trip with Swedish/American couple Arvid and Annika, and their dog; a Great Dane named Pluto.

"In 2012 we set out to cruise the Pacific Coast from Seattle, WA, USA down to Mexico and back north again in our Bavaria 47. With the original... Continue Reading

Tribute to Paul Elvstrøm

Paul Elvstrøm has passed away

7 December 2016 at the age of 88,
Paul Elvstrøm died

“We are saddened to hear that this great sailor and personality has passed away” Jesper Bank expresses with his deepest condolences to the Elvstrøm family.

“Pride is the first thing that... 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

New 2017


Launch of a new all black EPEX GPR racing sails at the coming Boat Shows.

New for the racing yacht market at the coming boat shows is our EPEX GPR (Grand Prix Racing) a striking, lightweight, black laminate sail fabric. 

As well as looking stunning, EPEX GPR is designed... 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.
Not only powered by Elvstrøm Sails,... Show Details

Santa, Landmark 43 crowned

as World Champion

Claus Landmark and his crew Calle Andersen, Geir Begby, Erik Brunborg, Henrik Dahl, Catharina Froste, Petter Hagelund, Morten Henriksen, Christoffer Jakobsen, Cecillia Jansson, Lars Landmark, and Stian Tonnesen delivered an outstanding and very stable performance, day after day. A... Show Details

Palby Fyn Cup 2016

Light winds and changing conditions

The 2016 Palby Fyn cup started out with hardly no wind! But that didn´t stop Jens Quorning with his Dragonfire who was first over the line! The overall winner was a Melges 32, Challenger.

Elvstrøm Sails was nicely represented on many of the yachts, and indeed doing very... Show Details

Kornati Cup 2016

for the 16. time

On 1st of May the Kornati Cup 2016 started - for the 16th time. 107 boats from 17 different countries took part in the annual event organized by Pitter Yachtcharter and supported by Elvstrøm Sails. This year with a new route: Biograd - Piskera - Zut - Biograd.

Søren... Show Details