White Shadow wins the ORC DH Euros 2023!

Karl Otto and Maren Magda Book are known for being up to a new challenge, and this past weekend, they managed quite a feat at the ORC DH Euros in Helsingør, Denmark. Here, they won overall and in Class A for the biggest boats in the event, racing well known machinery in the shape of "White Shadow" - a Landmark 43, which they normally crew in Norway and in ORCi-events.

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3.000 Miles in Alaska: A cruise out of the ordinary

While the majority of our adventurous clients tend to head for warm weather and tropic climate in – for instance – the Caribbean, some go for the opposite. A good case in point is the story of the SV Eden, led by skipper Bernard Hensey, who’s looking back at 3.000 miles of Elvstrøm Sails-powered performance cruising to Alaska and back.

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Video Guide: Hoisting a gennaker

Downwind sails are available in many shapes and sizes - and indeed in different designs. Each of them has a different purpose - and if you want easy, singlehanded handling, you might want to know more about the gennaker.

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