The 2019 F18 North American Championship welcomes Red Gear Racing and Goodall Design as Gold level sponsors!
Red Gear Racing
Robbie Daniel and Jill Nickerson began coaching in 1996 and together they have coached hundreds of people at all levels from (beginner) thru Olympic level. Both are Level 3 US Sailing Coaches. Robbie and Jill specialize in high-performance Multihull’s including but not limited to the F18, F16, N17, N15, ACat classic and foiler as well traditional Multihull’s like the Hobie 16.
Robbie and Jill work extensively with the Mysail.org, a nonprofit youth Multihull organization.
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Goodall Design offers the C2 F18 and is a second generation family business built on a foundation of doing better. Their products are the result of trying, testing and developing for more than 40 years!
It is Goodall Design's commitment to bring to you the fastest, best quality boats possible. Goodall Design boats are the whole package. They arrive ready to race, with the same systems and gear that the world champions use to win. Boasting a fully qualified design team and the latest in design and engineering software, Goodall Design is one of the few brands to keep all design work in-house.
With Goodall Design you know the guys who designed, engineered and built your boat. Goodall Design want you to enjoy sailing as much as they do and through active support and training programs, your questions will never go (unanswered).
Goodall Design boats and rigs have won major championships on almost every continent; including over a dozen World Championships in open design classes, such as A-class, F18 and F16.
Driven by the passion of sailing and a 40 year history building high performance catamarans, Goodall Design has put thousands of hours into our development and commitment to the sport.
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Nacra North America is supporting the 2019 F18 North American Open Championships (www.2019f18nacs.com) by offering a brand new mainsail to be auctioned through eBay.
The sail will be custom made to any current F18 design (Nacra, C2, Scorpion or any other). You can choose between a classic cut or the new decksweeper design.
The auction will start at $1250 and is scheduled to begin on July 25th, ending Sunday August 4th at 8 PM EDT. The link will be added here as soon as available.
The 2019 F18 North American Open Championship welcomes Nacra Sailing and Performance Sails as a Gold level sponsor!
Nacra Sailing has been a long time supporter of the F18 Class including sponsorship of multiple North American, European and World Championships.
For the 2019 F18 North American Open Championship we will be auctioning a new Performance Sails F18 Mainsail that can be custom cut for any F18. More details to follow soon!
Nacra Sailing also offers a 10% discount on all sails ordered in August 2019!
Thank you, Nacra Sailing!
About Nacra Sailing:
Since 1975 NACRA has always been about empowering sailors. Getting the best out of yourself and your team with Nacra supplying the equipment. Reaching new heights and pushing your boundaries. That’s Nacra Sailing!
Nacra was originally founded in 1975 and draws its knowledge therefore from a long history of building and supplying catamarans to the world of sailing. Nacra and PERFORMANCE SAILS are now based in the Netherlands.
Over 12 years the Nacra Infusion has won the most titles of any F18. Last year the new Nacra F18 Infusion MkIII was released with super stiff epoxy construction, improved daggerboard location with adjustable rake control, decksweeper mainsail, new jib cut to match the decksweeper mainsail, and smart daggerboard cases allowing the boat to be quickly converted into fully foiling mode
The freshly remodeled Clubhouse will be opened this coming Sunday! If you live close, come on by to celebrate. If you live far away, just take a note, that we have a nice club house waiting for you throughout the 2019 North Americans!
The Catamaran Racing Association of Michigan (CRAM; cramsailing.com) is one of the many supporting sponsors we have lined up for the 2019 North American Championships! CRAM members are not only supporting the event by actively helping us with preparation and execution of the event, but we will be able use their boat to support Principal Race Officer Matt Bounds and team. Of course, you will also be able to compete against many of them. Thank you!
Early Registration for the 2019 F18 North American Championshops end March 31st!
Enter now to secure your entry at a discounted rate!
Lots of fun on the water and afterwards guaranteed.
The Michigan Catamaran sailors are excited to host you!
Crescent Sail Yacht Club is getting its club house in top shape for the F18 North American Championships! The building will receive a major overhaul and get a nice patio and balcony like shown in the picture. This may be a great spot for friends and family of competitors to follow the action on the water. The construction should be finished by Memorial Day! We will surely send an update once the work is completed.