sandhopper 2019 01

1st, 2nd & 3rd at the 2019 Championship and the 2108 Championship. In fact, the top 4 all used Hyde sails. Peter Thompson & Mark Dell won the championship but were pushed very hard by Alex Farrell & Steve Hopper. Hyde Sails own Dave Hall sailed with Steve Hopper at the 2108 event and took third place.

Since the rule change the current Mainsail and Genoa are now made in white 5.52 Polykote. A very hard wearing and stable cloth ideal for the conditions and use the Sandhopper sails require

Hyde will continue to be involved with the Sandhopper, it has a place in Hyde’s history in that the company has its roots in the corner of the UK where Hyde’s first loft was based.

Hyde Sails are known in the fleet for their consistency in shape and reliability and are the best value sails available

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