There are a lot of patches or reinforcements in sails. Your new sail will be equipped and delivered with reinforcements in the corners of the sail and at reef points. These are extra layers of cloth to make the sail strong enough for the attachments to stay in the sail, when under load.
The Race for Ocean event managed to collect 1.2 tonnes of ocean plastic along the 456 k west coast during their 10-day sports event. A great effort backed up by volunteers.
As of 1 August 2021, Morten Gantriis Sørensen takes up the position as the new CEO of Elvstrøm Sails A/S. Morten has a broad profile with managerial, commercial, and technical experience. Most recently from a job as Regional Director of RGS Nordic A/S.
Now is a good time to treat yourself with new sails.
Finally, the sun peeks out here in Denmark! Reminding us how important it is to check our sails and gear, when the season starts and again if you plan to head out on a longer summer cruise. Preparation is key to a smooth and joyful summer on the water. And who does not want that?
It is no secret that we have devoted a lot of time and hours into designing furling sails - and we continue to do so. Why? Because furling sails are easy and safe to furl in and reef from the cockpit. And luckily, the average life expectancy is increasing and with that the demand for convenience and safety.