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North Sails Weekly Debrief: Caribbean season preview, Why are racing sails black? Upcoming events

by North Sails 7 Mar 2020 06:00 PST
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Caribbean Season Preview
Superyacht owners from around the world are gathering in the Caribbean with family, friends, and crew. With three events coming up over the next two months, North Expert Mike Toppa can't wait to jump onboard. Full Story
Why Are Racing Sails Black?
North Sails Head of 3D Per Andersson explores fashion, function, and choice of materials in the striking look of black sails on the water. Learn More
See You There!
The North Sails team looks forward to seeing you at one of our many regattas and seminars this winter. Head over to our Facebook page for a list of events. Events
Faster Each Year
What does it take to go faster each year? Hear more from iceboaters Chad Atkins and Oliver Moore on static deflection, bend testing, mast development, and sail design. Full Story
                                                           
                                                           
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