tel: +44 (0)23 8045 6205

16th February 2018

A Guide to Headsail Trimming

Whatever type of sailing you do, trimming the headsail is a matter of using all of the controls available to get the best out of your sails. We'd like to pass on as much of our knowledge as possible about the subject so that all the... Read more


13th November 2017

A Guide to Sailmaker’s Terms

Sailing has a language all its own.  It's evolved over hundreds of years of nautical exploration and warfare, and sailmaking is no exception. We thought it would be helpful to write our own mini dictionary of the terms you're likely t... Read more


14th January 2017

In the Mind of the Main trimmer

So you want to be the Mainsail trimmerSailing is an incredibly complicated sport with a huge number of variables but when it gets to race day we want to simplify our thought processes so we can make good decisions. This applies equally to our trimming or steering decisions as it does to tactics and strategy. ... Read more


16th February 2018

Winter sail service and laundering

Do you want to see a real return on your sail investment?, then it's not too late to book a winter service for them.   We will be happy to check your sails over for you, make any necessary repairs, launder them and return them to you in time for the new season. Of course, if you need to ... Read more


Unit 19 Hamble Yacht Services
Port Hamble
Southampton, SO31 4NN
+44 (0)23 8045 6205