Palma Vela 2015

140 boats raced out of Bay of Palma

From April 30th to May 3rd 2015 the Gaastra PalmaVela Regatta raced out of the Bay of Palma, this year with a fleet of 140 boats from 16 nationalities. The 16 participating classes had to wait until the very last day to confirm the first champions of the Mediterranean regatta season.

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Powering Speed and Fun

At the International boatshow, Boot in Düsseldorf 2014, Quorning Boats launched the Dragonfly 25. A World premiere! Accompanied by champagne marzipan ring cake, Jens Quorning proudly launched the Dragonfly 25. A few days ago our sail designers went on the water with Jens & his crew... Continue Reading

A classic racer still going strong

Andreas Haubold and his crew has achieved impressive results

The International 6mR Class is synonymous to classic racing yachts. Meter classes are contruction classes, meaning that the boats are not identical but are all designed to meet a specific measurement formula, in this case The International Rule. At their heyday, 6mR were the most important... Continue Reading

Oyster Regatta Palma 2014

Proof of Evidence

At the annual Oyster Regatta in Palma, solid proof of evidence was delivered on the outstanding performance of our EPEX membrane sails.

Oyster 885, Karibu was the overall winner of Class 1 and in Class 2 Lady Mariposa, Oyster 625 was the overall winner. Both boats powered by EPEX... Continue Reading

Rolex Swan Cup 2014

Elvstrøm Powered SWAN 56 doing great

The Rolex Swan Cup 2014 is for the 18th time taking place off the Costa Smeralda coastline in Sardinia, with more than 100 Swans participating.

Jesper Bank is on board Yukihiro Ishida’s newly-restored Swan 56 Yasha, competing in her first regatta since the 2002 Rolex Swan Cup. Jesper... Continue Reading

DM Scan-Kap 99, 2014

Danish Championship in Scan-Kap 99 class

Benny Bruhn and his crew on Provence won the Danish Championship 2014 for the Scan-Kap 99 class. An event that took place over two days with 10 intense races, at the waters around Dragør.

Benny Bruhn explains :”For a long time it looked as if the defending winner for the last two... Continue Reading

ORC International World Championship, Kiel 2014

Elvstrøm Sails powered boats did well

Norwegian Claus Landmark with his Santa, Landmark 43 started up extremely well, and for a long time looked to be the gold winner in class A. However he was beaten by an Italian proff team. That’s the game! But the Santa Team delivered a very impressive cup and at Elvstrøm Sails we´re proud... Continue Reading

Aalregatta 2014

A genuine cruiser goes racing - and wins the race

Thomas Nielsen from Yachtsport Eckernförde took part in the Aalregatta from Kiel to Eckernförde in his Saare 41ac, which is a genuine cruiser. Nevertheless he came in as number 7 out of 131 participants and within the “yardstick mit Spi” and over all he won the race. The only yachts... Continue Reading

Match Race Germany 2014

4th Year in a row the German Match Race set´s off with EPEX sails

For the 17th time the Match Race took place at the Lake of Constance. This year with 12 teams from 11 countries. The first Match Race Germany was back in 1997 and today it is being ranked as Germany´s highest ranking and most valuable Match Race which has also served as the German stop for... Continue Reading

Marstrand Big Boat 2014

Elvstrøm Sails broadly represented

The Marstrand Big Boat regatta is an annual event proving to get more and more attention. As a fact the number of sailors taking part increases year by year and with bigger and bigger boats.

This year several boats with Elvstrøm Sails took part, and the winner of big class was... Continue Reading

FatFurl wins Tjorn Rundt

EPEX High Tech Sails for Bavaria 39 Cruiser

In the past furling sails were looked upon as only suitable for cruising. This view for sure must change, after the new Hallberg-Rassy 412 wins the Swedish yacht race Tjörn Rundt - equipped with the latest in furling mains: The EPEX FatFurl.

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