Superyacht & Elvstrøm Sails Palma
Elvstrøm Sails Palma is a full-service certified Elvstrøm sail loft that offers a full programme from new sail designs, new sails, sail repair, sail service to winter storage. We are situated close to the marina, and able to collect and deliver sails with short notice. We are specialized in servicing customers in the Mediterranean whether you need a completely new sail wardrobe, additional sails to top your existing sail wardrobe or service and repair to get you moving on. If needed with repair overnight. We acknowledge that every moment counts.
Long and proven track-record
The sail loft in Palma, Mallorca is a subsidiary to the Danish Headquarters of Elvstrøm Sails. The second largest sailmaker in the world and probably the oldest and largest of its kind in Europe. For over 65 years we have developed a unique expertise driven by the experience of our legendary founder, Paul Elvstrøm and by our high performing sailors, sail designers and sailmakers. The Palma sail loft is in fact driven by Jesper Bank, Commercial Director, Olympic Medalist and America´s Cup Skipper together with Sales Rep and America´s Cup Chief Sail Maker, Tim Nielsen and Loft manager and sailmaker, Antonio Dominguez.A dynamic and very knowledgeable team backed up by the sail design team at Elvstrøm Sails Headquarters in Denmark – and 65 years of legendary sailmaking.
With our competitive edge in sail making, you are in good hands. Our entire sail-range from mainsails, headsails, downwind sails to code sails is designed inhouse and we are the original sail supplier to many leading boat brands in Europe.
No yacht is too big to us! In Palma we have a long track-record within the Superyacht business that crowns our experience within sail design, sail production and sail service.
Our strong, durable and form stable membrane sails are designed and built inhouse at our Headquarters in Aabenraa, Denmark. Producing the membrane ourselves allow us full control of quality and performance of our products. With a leading-edge and patented technology.
Being the factory supplier to many top European boat manufacturers we have an unbeaten track-record in designing sails that live up to the demands of leading boat brands.
Our sails are tailormade to fit your needs, whether you are looking for a mainsail, a headsail, a downwind sail, a code sail or a complete sail wardrobe. Navigate in our 6 sailing worlds and e inspired by our product examples and material combinations at elvstromsails.com but remember these are just examples. The universe is much bigger.
Our Palma loft is specialized in seasonal service and sail maintenance in the Mediterranean area and with our skilled sailmaking expertise we know what to look out for.
Inspection and repair typical include:
• Head, tack, clew and reef attachments
• Luff and leech
• UV damage
• Batten pockets
• Overall sail cloth condition
• Ticklers, sail numbers, draft stripes
In addition to the general repair work we offer maintenance such as sail cleaning, rope cleaning, sail coating, alterations to improve shape and recut.
T: +34 652 434 420
Being a commercial director with Elvstrøm Sails, Jesper Bank runs the Elvstrøm Sails Mallorca facility. Jesper is one of Denmark’s most successful athletes with two Gold Medals and one Bronze Medal during his Olympic career. All three Olympic Medals were won in the Soling Class at the 1988, 1992 and 2000 Olympic Games.
Complimenting his Olympic career, Jesper has also won six further World and three European Championship titles in the Soling, Dragon and H-Boat classes. In 1999 he won the coveted ISAF World Match Racing Championship, and in 2002 skippered the Scandinavian America’s Cup syndicate Victory Challenge in the 2002 Louis Vuitton Cup. Later in 2005-2007, he again skippered the German America’s Cup challenge in Valencia. 2008 included in Sports Hall of Fame.
In addition to being a passionate sailor, Jesper is also a dedicated sailing coach. And is a regular competitor on the professional and superyacht sailing scene.
T: +34 663 707 023
Being an experienced sailmaker and sales professional Tim is a knowledgeable sales representative.
With more than 20 years of sail making experience, including 4 years as the Chief Sail Maker in 2 Americas Cup projects; Desafio Espanol, 32 and 33 Americas Cup and Victory Challenge 30 and 31 Americas Cup, Tim knows every corner of sail making. From the needs of the professional sailor to the needs for the super yachts.
With his additional experience as sales director from Danish top brands within the slow-moving consumer goods sector, Tim has the ability to understand customer expectations and acknowledges the importance of excellent customer service. In line with the Elvstrøm Sails approach.
You will find yourself in goods hands with Tim, who is able to transfer your dreams into specific sail solutions, that work for you.
T: +34 971 598 530