North Sails LOFT NEWS
GREAT LAKES. GREAT RACES.
Our Top 5 To Tackle
A perfect combination of pristine waters, spectacular scenery and ever changing weather conditions makes the Great Lakes an exciting place for sailors of all levels. Distance racing in this unique environment can teach even the oldest dog new tricks. From helming, sail trim, navigation and night sailing, the entire crew can take part and experience the thrill of offshore racing. Our team have picked their favorite races across the Great Lakes to take on this year, have you signed up to any yet?
“The Lake Ontario 300 has become one of the most significant races on Lake Ontario, entering its 29th edition in 2018. Having done this race many times, including the first one in 1990, I have learned something new each time. One of the most important takeaways from races like this is the value of seamanship and thoroughly enjoying your time on the water.”
– Hugh Beaton, North Sails Expert, Toronto.