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...
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...
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.
Best Boat 2016
Best Boat 2016 by US Sail Magazine in the category; ”Best Small Cruiser”. A blast to sail. Congratulations to Qourning Boats. At Elvstrøm Sails we´re proud to be a supplier for the price winning Dragonfly 25. Dragonfly 25 was launched at the Boot 2015, accompanied by...
Congrats to Julio Labandeira and Javier Bok
Congrats to Julia Labandeira from Elvstrøm Sails South America and Javier Bok in the Star Class 2015 South American Championship, overall 6th place. Well done.
Regattaerfolg mit Elvstrøm Sails
Thorsten Heidecker, mit BSG Blume 2000, Bavaria 40 cruiser in Liga 2 in der Betriebssportmeisterschaften 2015 berichtet: "Vom 1bis 4.10 fanden die Deutschen Betriebssportmeisterschaften im Segeln erstmalig in Flensburg statt. In der Gruppe 2 starteten 24 Schiffe. U.a. X-Yachts, Salona, Elan...
Lady Mariposa, Oyster 625 at the BVI regatta
Lady Mariposa is a luxury Charter Yacht, an Oyster 625, designed by Rob Humpherys and constructed by Oyster Marine Ltd in 2013.
Lady Mariposa has a full Carbon race rig with Carbon/Spectra race sails from Elvstrøm Sails, offering maximum performance and making her a joy to...
For clubracing and high performance cruising
Stand out with our new EPEX GLP membrane
With our new EPEX GLP membrane you will stand out from the crowd. Proven and tested development has led to EPEX GLP - a combination of our unique technology and a new sailcloth material, Lite Skin.
The EPEX GLP is a membrane with...
A one man show with no real rules. Just win!
Silverrudder™ – Challenge of the Sea - is an annual singlehanded race around Funen (Fyn), Denmark. This year from Friday 28 August to Sunday 30 August.
The race was first launched in 2012 with 15 contestants. This year in 2015 approx. 250 brave sailors...
Elvstrøm Sail Designer Jesper Nielsen beats the World Champion in the Contender Class
Photo: credit to minbaad.dk, Troels Lykke
Jesper Nielsen is not "just" a clever sail designer. He is also a great sailor and just proved that to the full by beating world champion Søren Duloun Andreasen.
Jesper started his Contender career back in 2010 and has since then...
Kornati Cup celebrates it´s 15th anniversary in 2015.
In the first week of May a fleet of approx 100 boats enjoyed the traditional race off the Croatian coastline.
The yearly event is organized by Pitter Yachtcharter. A full service regatta where you can come in, charter a boat, join the race and be part of a Programme with 4 days of sailing...