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...
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,...
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...
with EPEX GLP
The new EPEX GLP membrane for high performace cruising and clubracing has a greyish look and a soft and ruggy surface.
Check it out here on a Bavaria 46V.
- Lightweight sail with a high performance
- Good wear resistance
- Easy handling
i Marstrand Big Boat race
Årets Big boat race i Marstrand ble som alltid en stor opplevelse for seilerne i de totalt 64 båtene på startlinjen. Topp regattaer i lett til medium vind på lørdag og noe friskere på søndag. 3 Race hver dag hvor det siste for dagen hadde...
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...
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.
With varying weather conditions the Maior Race in Kiel 2016 was a challenging race. Rain and much wind on day 1, changing to a day 2 with almost no wind and postponement of races, and on day 3, everything was nice and sunny, with little wind.
Maior was a great success for the Elvstrøm...
73 year old Georg Noske never stops
Adding mileage to his record
Stopping by at Elvstrøm Sails in Aabenraa on April 26 2016, Georg told about his next adventure.This year he gives it another try, to sail up along the Norwegian coast and further on to Kirkenes at the Russian border. He did try in 2014, but had to...
Getting tuned with tips
A large attendance
Close to 50 participants took part in the ORC preparation seminar at Elvstrøm Sails on Saturday 19 March. A long intensive day with a full programme on ORC rules & ISAF Safety rules by Michael Quist from ORC, racing Trim & Tips by William...
She is a lady!
A really good-looking high-performing one of a kind.
Well, she is actually a Ker 46. With a full and complete set of inshore as well as offshore set of racing sails from Elvstrøm Sails – EPEX of course!
Daniel Hardy, a professional captain who runs the private fleet that...
This story is about Dirk Mertens from Belgium.
With a background in law and economics he is today a private investor at the age of 65, lives in Antwerp on a farm, breeding Grand Prix horses. But the real essence is a story about a man who seems to be living his life to the full – loving to sail!
Sönke Meier-Sawatzki from Germany
Sönke Meier-Sawatzki from Germany seems to be the kind of person who loves progress and constant development and improvement. Today he is at what he calls 30% of the potential with his X-50 and his crew – determined to do better and better, ending up beating the...
Can you hear the music behind the words?
Though Aasmund Droslum from Norway, the owner and helmsman of Team Magic, a King 40, seems to be quite a modest and down-to-earth person, this is no less the song that get´s Team Magic going on every race.
Life is full of coincidences
Aasmund started sailing Optimist...
Andreas Hanakamp and Christof Petter
Transat Jacques Vabre 2013 from LE Haver to Itajai (Brasil), November 2013, 3 Weeks, average over 11kts with a full set of Elvstrøm Sails: EPEX Platinum main and Solent, EPEX film Pentex staysail, A2, A5 gennaker and 2 EPEX Code 0 for different wind angles.