UK Sailmakers

Founded in 1946, UK Sailmakers is one of the world’s most established groups of sailmakers, with nearly 50 lofts and service centers. Our sails are made with the most advanced design technologies and materials. Owned by local sailors, our lofts retain the personal touch and provide quick, high-quality service along with well-designed, long-lasting sails.

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Cruising Sails

UK Sailmakers makes cruising sails for all boats, destinations and budgets.

Racing Sails

UK Sailmakers builds fast racing sails that last for all boats and race courses.

One Design

UK Sailmakers makes race-winning sails for many One-Design classes used around the world.

Options and Accessories

UK Sailmakers provides all the Accessories and Options you need for
Cruising and Racing!

Latest UK Sailmakers News

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BIG WIN FOR BIG APPLE III IN KOREA

Farr 45, BIG APPLE III, claimed victory in ORC Division I at the 19th Busan Super Cup International Yacht Race earlier this month. The event was a part of the 2024 Asia Sailing Festival which ran from April 25th to…

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LOCHER, WEISS AND AVEN WIN THE 69th EDLU RACE

Three long-time customers of UK Sailmakers Northeast took home the overall trophies at the 2024 edition of Larchmont Yacht Club’s annual Edlu Race. Kurt and Anne Locher’s J/42 ATALANTA was awarded The Edlu Trophy for winning the 39-boat PHRF division…

LESSONS LEARNED GETTING INTO GOOD TROUBLE

LESSONS LEARNED GETTING INTO GOOD TROUBLE

Tune in to the latest episode of the Lessons Learned Podcast series by UK Sailmakers featuring special guest Marie Rogers, a trailblazing figure in the world of offshore racing and advocate for diversity in sailing. As the skipper of the…

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PITORAQ WINS AT 2024 T.H.R.A.S.H. REGATTA

At this year’s T.H.R.A.S.H. Regatta, hosted by the Royal Victoria Yacht Club, PITORAQ faced stiff competition but emerged victorious, winning the Long Distance Division 2 and overall for the Long Distance Divisions, clinching the Skipper’s Plan Perpetual Trophy. T.H.R.A.S.H. REGATTA…

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UK SAILMAKERS IRELAND UNVEILS NEW SHANNON ONE DESIGN SAILS

UK Sailmakers Ireland is pleased to announce the launch of their new design for the Shannon One Design class, now available for purchase from their Cork sail loft. UK Sailmakers Ireland The process began with a carefully refined design. Once…

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UK SAILMAKERS CHESAPEAKE ARE MAKING WAVES

We’re thrilled to unveil the latest addition to the UK Sailmakers group: UK Sailmakers Chesapeake! Led by the dynamic duo, Ant and Antigua Steward, our newest location is now open at Young’s Boat Yard in Baltimore, situated right in the…

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Sales Representative UK Sailmakers Northeast

UK Sailmakers, based in Portchester, NY, is looking for a sales representative to cover the NY-Metro Area. He or she must be able to race on all levels of boats and have selling skills. Interested? Send resumes to Loft General…

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Floor Manager UK Sailmakers Northeast

UK Sailmakers in Portchester, NY, is looking to hire a floor manager to head up a staff of five. Sailmaking and administrative skills are required. Interested? Send resumes to Emmett Dickheiser of UK Sailmakers New York at: emmett@uksailmakers.com

Sewer and Floor Work

Sewer and Floor Work

UK Sailmakers Miami, located in Coconut Grove area, is looking for a candidate who can sew and work on the floor, while working well with others! This opening is for a person who is interested in helping to build and…

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