Hyde have a long tradition and involvement with the Merlin Rocket class. Having won many National championships not only recently but going way back into the 80s and 90s. Hyde Merlin sails are known in the fleet for their consistency in shape and reliability. Ben and Ros McGrane have worked with us though 2016/17/18 to refine the sails and bring them up to date with the current mast sections. They came an impressive 2nd at the 2016 Championship holding off many of the UKs top sailors. Both Ben and Hyde sails team members will be on the water and in the boat park again in 2018 – all available for advice and tips.

Our Championship winning sails are well proven and offer excellent value for money.

Ben point of view......

'After switching to Hyde Sails at the end of 2015 Richard has worked continually to help us produce a sail package which is well suited to the stiffer masts now being used by a large proportion of the fleet. The process has included the development of entirely new jib and spinnaker designs, the mainsail has been reviewed and modified to suit the Paragon rig which has characteristics similar to the stiff Selden and Superspar tubes.

Overall we could not be happier with our sail package, with limited time on the water we have won the only 2 Merlin events we have attended in 2018 which were raced both in light and windy conditions. The sails are incredibly user friendly, easy to trim and perform well on all angles of sailing.'



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Hyde's Luxembourg Distributor wins the 2018 Ponant Europa Cup!

Monday, July 09, 2018

Roger Emonts Hyde Sails Distributor in Luxembourg and his Helm Stephane Ragot stormed to victory with 4 bullets and a second over six races discarding a third place to give them a total of ..

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Sprint 15 40th Anniversary National Championships at Weymouth

Monday, July 02, 2018

Report and photos from Brian Phipps and the team at Windsport International Sprint 15 40th Anniversary National Championships at Weymouth! With much positive an ..

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Race Report Scottish Series 2018

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Beneteau First Class 8 "special" Owned by Paul & Rory Fekkes Sails Carbon Sport Mainsail Carbon Sport Lite-skin No1 Carbon Sport No3 Masthead Kite Airex ..

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