UK Sailmakers’ Optimist sails from Denmark have a very successful history, and are a top choice in many countries around the world for local events and the international stage alike.
UK Sailmakers has spent a lot of time developing racing-winning sails for the Optimist Class over the last three years.
Developed by Morten Ullmann, owner of UK Sailmakers Denmark, for his son and son’s friends, the sails have won many regattas in Denmark and qualified for both the Europeans and Worlds in the last two years.
Both sails are Cross-cut and made with premium Contender Dacron sailcloth.
UK Sailmakers has two different designs for Optimist sails based on the weight of the sailor:
- MDK16 – for sailors up to app. 47 kg (103 lbs.)
- MDK16+ – for sailors over 46 kg (100 lbs.)
The sails are delivered with:
- IODA measurement
- Tube bag
- Sail numbers
- Tuning Guide
Click here to open the tuning guide in pdf format (right-click to save it to your computer).
Talk to the Experts
Enhance your Optimist sailing experience with precision-crafted one-design sails from UK Sailmakers! We specialize in providing sails that perfectly align with your Optimist’s specifications and your unique sailing style.
Our experts understand the nuances of one-design sailing and are dedicated to ensuring you get sails that offer superior performance and durability, tailored to the specific challenges and opportunities of your local sailing conditions.
Don’t settle for just any sail; choose a sail that transforms your Optimist experience. Reach out to UK Sailmakers today – send us an email or give us a call, and let’s equip your Optimist with sails that are a cut above the rest, designed to help you achieve your sailing best!”