Incredible depth from serious sailors
As sailors, the people employed by North Sails New Zealand right now, have competed in over 50 World Championships, won over 100 National Championships, built sails for, competed in, or won 16 Americas Cups, several Volvo Ocean Races and Transatlantic Races, Open 60’s, Sydney-Hobarts, five Olympic Campaigns and sailed over one million offshore miles.
The combined experience of our design team alone includes 13 America’s Cup, six Volvo and Whitbread campaigns, and numerous successful Maxi Yachts, Super Yachts, J Class Yachts, Open 60, TP 52, Farr 40, RC 44, Melges 32, Young 88, Catamarans, Skiffs and Optimist dinghies. The design team – including Mickey Ickhert, Burns Fallow, Gautier Sergent, Magnus Doole and Derek Scott, has also designed thousands of sails for local club racing and offshore yachts circumnavigating the world.
Why does North Sails produce the Fastest and most Durable Racing and Cruising sails in the world? Research, Development and most importantly, practical experience gained from serious time on the water.
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