Storm Trysail

We all hope we never use one but it’s astonishing how well your boat will sail with the correct sails if you get caught out in stormy weather. Super strong construction, usually in high visibilty orange, racing rules compliant. See our rigging section or talk to one of our experts re easy handling solutions for all types of mast. Think of it as safety equipment.

Design Features:

  • High visibility heavy weight Dacron
  • Triple or quadruple sewn
  • Extra heavy duty luff slides
  • Extra heavy reinforcement
  • Optional sail number for race boats
  • Cut to suit ORC storm sail regulations

Tech Talk

Paul Lees
This is a bit personal. Everybody who sails the English Channel and further afield should have one. Storm Sails are proper safety equipment, like flares and life rafts. When it’s cold, wet and windy and getting a long way from home and you’re on your last reef, proper storm sails seem very cheap at that time.

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