NEWS AND UPDATES ON: Offshore Racing

How to Prepare Your Boat and Your Crew for a Signature Regatta

A multi-day regatta presents a new set of challenges and a lot more pressure than your average season race. Here are a few dos and don’ts to make sure your boat and your crew are ready to perform. Your crew has … Continue reading

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5 Top J/105 Skippers on How They Crushed the 2015 North Americans

Quantum sails swept five of the top six positions in the 2015 J/105 North Americans at St. Francis Yacht Club in San Francisco. We checked in with the top skippers to find out what it took to win. Five of the … 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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