Cubaneren - Wasa 55
Norwegian crew, Danish Elvstrøm sails, Swedish Boat & Mast
Cubaneren – Wasa 55
The Tranpac is one of the very big classic ocean regattas - Los Angeles to Hawaii - that takes place every second year. The very first dates back to 1906. Continue Reading
Jesper Bank shares his thoughts and dreams
It´s a passion!
We´ve looked around and asked some of our own:What is sailing to you? What triggers you, what drives you? See for yourself and SHARE, if you share the passion.
By William Friis-Møller
The challenge of short-handed or even single-handed sailing
The first step in starting sailing short-handed is to decide for yourself that you are capable of managing the challenge. The decision is relative to your experience and the size and complexity of the yacht involved. For all...
of a conventional main sail
How to conventionally reef a mainsail
Andreas Hanakamp from Elvstrøm Sails in Wiener Neustadt, Austria knows what he talking about. On his CV you will find two Olympic Games, Volvo Ocean Race, Fastnet, Middle Sea Race, Transat Jacques Vabre plus numerous regattas. And...
Downwind off-shore surfing
- with a thrill
The Blue Water Runner is a symmetric twin furling sail which is easy to furl away from the safety of the cockpit. Large sail - large fun. But easy to control day and night, if the going gets tough. Hoist the twin running sails in front...
Winner of Lake Lucern Cup 2016
Swiss Black Nessi Racing Team winner of the Lake Lucern Cup 2016, in their Mali 33.
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Arvid and Annika, and their Great Dane, Pluto
S/V Inspirare is currently on her second cruising trip with Swedish/American couple Arvid and Annika, and their dog; a Great Dane named Pluto.
"In 2012 we set out to cruise the Pacific Coast from Seattle, WA, USA down to Mexico and back north again in our Bavaria 47. With the original...
Maramis International Yacht Club
At the 8th Burhanettin TEKDAĞ year end cup which is organizated by Marmaris International Yacht Club, ALEXANDRA (the crowned X-482) won the first place with her new crew after a 2-days race. Among the Crewmembers, members from Elvstrøm Sails Turkey. The crew which is very assertive,...
Paul Elvstrøm has passed away
7 December 2016 at the age of 88,
Paul Elvstrøm died
“We are saddened to hear that this great sailor and personality has passed away” Jesper Bank expresses with his deepest condolences to the Elvstrøm family.
“Pride is the first thing that...
Record number of participants
With a total number of 43 boats and 350 competitors this year´s Oyster Regatta in Palma turned out to be the biggest ever. Oyster owners have gathered at the event for 12 years in Palma with their stunning yachts of 45ft-100ft. The regatta runs over 5 days and among the participating...
Launch of a new all black EPEX GPR racing sails at the coming Boat Shows.
New for the racing yacht market at the coming boat shows is our EPEX GPR (Grand Prix Racing) a striking, lightweight, black laminate sail fabric.
As well as looking stunning, EPEX GPR is designed...
Congrats to Lady Mariposa Racing
The traditional Cowes Week regatta dates back to 1826. Today between 800-1000 boats in approx. 40 different classes race for eight days. And this year, Lady Mariposa, Ker 46 was first in their class IRC 0. Their first Cowes Week - what an achievement.
Not only powered by Elvstrøm...
as World Champion
Claus Landmark and his crew Calle Andersen, Geir Begby, Erik Brunborg, Henrik Dahl, Catharina Froste, Petter Hagelund, Morten Henriksen, Christoffer Jakobsen, Cecillia Jansson, Lars Landmark, and Stian Tonnesen delivered an outstanding and very stable performance, day after day. A...
with EPEX GLP
The new EPEX GLP membrane for high performace cruising and clubracing has a greyish look and a soft and ruggy surface.
Check it out here on a Bavaria 46V.
- Lightweight sail with a high performance
- Good wear resistance
- Easy handling