What does a superhero and a big yacht have in common? Not a lot, but airbrush artist Evrim Duyar took up the challenge when a customer from Turkey wanted a fully customized look for his X-Yacht X4-9, Shima. And here is the end result - inspired by a universe of superheroes.
Check out this new video. Follow Karl Otto Book from Elvstrøm Sails on his visit to the Distant Shores III, with Sheryl and Paul Shard - when they discuss how to handle the full-battened furling main sail.
A special mention to Elvstrøm Sails at the European Yacht of the Year 2022 on our eXRP EKKO cruising laminate.
From being a Danish project, the Race for Ocean is now going global. And with our support. Scaling the Race for Ocean concept is in a close cooperation with UNLEASH and the BESTSELLER Foundation. Elvstrøm Sails and X-Yachts are among the Danish supporters.
Finally, we could meet again. 52 participants from 33 Elvstrøm SailPoints and 16 countries from Europe to the US took part in our SailPoint meeting 2021! That is quite something!
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.