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Weather at Sail Shape

Posted by on March 24, 2014 at 6:06 pm

Click here for live weather information on Sail Shapes roof

Karver products on sale

Posted by on December 3, 2011 at 7:41 am

A furler is the ideal system to set and strike light sails. In a race utilising multiple furlers for various sails, Karver offers the advantage of roller furling without the weight & windage of a conventional roller reefing system. K.F. furlers optimize sail handling with minimal weight aloft. Karver is an industy leader in this […]

Three new masts being stepped by Sail Shape this winter.

Posted by on December 2, 2011 at 12:09 am

Stepping three new masts this winter in St.Winnow boat yard. Two Albin Ballad rigs and a Contessa 32 rig. Pictures will follow once all rigs are stepped in early December 2011. Only six months of trading and Sail Shape has steeped four new masts by Selden and Z spar making Sail Shape – A PROVEN […]

Sail Shape’s new heavy sewing machine

Posted by on November 26, 2011 at 1:50 pm

Above: The new heavy SKZ 450 Solent sewing machine at work on a mainsail. The new machine can sew through 10mm of Dacron in triple step. The new machine allows Sail Shape to builds much bigger sails without compromising the quality of sewing. These machines build super yachts sails which proves it strength. Currently Sail […]

Press release for opening

Posted by on September 6, 2011 at 10:21 pm

6 September 2011 Legendary sailor, Pete Goss MBE has helped re-launch a sail making business in Fowey, which has been taken over by the student of the original owner. Alan Harris-Guerrero (24) served an apprenticeship with Andy Mitchell of Mitchell’s Sails, before travelling to Australia and New Zealand to further his career. Now back in […]

IRC rules

Posted by on September 4, 2011 at 9:38 am

Please click on the link below for the IRC rules of sailing IRC Rules 2011

Racing and equimpment rules 2009-12

Posted by on September 4, 2011 at 9:11 am

Please click on link below to open PDF of Racing rules 2009-12 RRS2009-2012-[5950] Please click below for the Equipment rules of sailing Equipment rules of sailing 2009-12

IHC certified by ISAF for ONE DESIGN and endorsed IRC vessels

Posted by on September 4, 2011 at 7:46 am

Sail Shape Ltd has recently been passed out by ISAF, as an IHC certified loft. Sail Shape can now certify sails In-House for both RYA, One Design and IRC endorsed vessels. Through the IHC process the sail is measured by the sailmaker to see if it fits the requirements and if ok, it is stamped and […]

Hyde Sails makes its presence felt in Cornwall

Posted by on September 3, 2011 at 6:18 pm

Hyde Sails makes its presence felt in Cornwall Thursday, August 25, 2011 Hyde’s sails are making their mark in the south-west with a new distributor, Alan Harris, who has been having a busy summer IRC south-west championship The Plymouth IRC south-west championship in July saw some great sailing in all classes. Conditions varied right across […]

Recent Sail Shape race results

Posted by on August 20, 2011 at 12:27 pm

Roger Pearce skipper/owner of Alisma, won his class in Fowey’s royal regatta. Also taking home the overall flushing and back trophy in his Sadler 25 powered by Sail Shape sails – Click here to see sails Alan Harris owner/skipper of Balladier was first Fowey boat and 3rd overall sailing down to Flushing. Flushing to Fowey […]

Latest jobs

Posted by on August 20, 2011 at 12:25 pm

‘Obsession’, recently had all new covers including a Spray hood, Main cover and dodgers that were fitted during regatta week. Novia Scotia has had a new set of Hyde sails with a Sail Shape spinnaker.

Albin Ballad No1

Posted by on July 27, 2011 at 11:08 pm

New Projection 762 mast

Posted by on July 27, 2011 at 11:06 pm

New Z spar mast, running and standing rigging for a Projection 762 Fitted in May 2011 after a 4 week turnaround

Offical Hyde sails Cornish Distributer

Posted by on July 20, 2011 at 12:50 am

The growth of Hyde’s network of local lofts in the UK continues with the appointment of Mitchell Sails as Hyde’s Cornish distibutor. Based in Fowey, Mitchell Sails was established by Andy Mitchell in 1983 when the previous sailmaker in Fowey stopped trading. Now run by Andy Mitchell and Alan Harris, the loft is ideally situated […]

2011 Sail Shape kit bags for sale

Posted by on September 7, 2010 at 8:35 am

These bags are the best on the market for quality and design. With a side pocket for wallets, mobiles etc, and being made from top quality fabrics such as, Kevlar, pentex, polyester webbing and a large Pk zip, these bags are really great value for money. buy now Size (60cm x 30cm x 30cm) £59.99 […]

New sails for Troy 27

Posted by on April 6, 2010 at 12:45 pm

We have now made sails for Troy Black Pearl T27  just finished new style jib and spinnaker.

New sprayhood for Contessa 26

Posted by on April 6, 2010 at 12:45 pm

Spray and main cover completed for Contessa 26 made in vanilla acrylic.