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Quantum Sails Announces New Leadership Team in Australia

Well-known Australian sailor and sailmaker Matthew Pearce has joined the Quantum Sails team in Australia as Sales Manager. Based at the Quantum loft in Dee Why, Pearce will oversee the sales team in the New South Sales area in addition … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Reasons Top-Down Spinnaker Furlers Are Awesome For Asymmetrical Spinnakers

Top-down furling has a ton advantages over standard hoisting of asymmetrical spinnakers for shorthanded sailing and cruising. Top-down furling systems were originally designed for hard-core ocean racers, but they can make ripping downwind even more accessible for cruising crews and … Continue reading

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8 Keys to Successful Jib Trim for the J/70

By Allan Terhune, Jr. & Nick Turney Quantum One Design A lot of conversations we have with J/70 owners boil down to two things: more speed and easier set-up. With that in mind, we collaborated on some keys to successful … Continue reading

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