The Fastest Martin 242 Sails on the Water

It’s no wonder the M242 is the most active keelboat racing class in the Pacific Northwest. Outfit your M242 with performance sails from North. With fast sails, you and your crew can concentrate on teamwork, tactics and fun. Choose the trusted North Sails mainsail, jib, and spinnaker combination to power your Martin 242. Expect more with North.

Martin 242 SAILS

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Martin 242 NEWS

In this webinar, North Sails experts Zeke Horowitz and Brian Hayes explain and demonstrate basic rules according to the US Sailing “Racing Rules of Sailing”. Using a whiteboard, Zeke re-creates… Read More

All sailboats have a different feel when you steer them. Some have a naturally heavy windward helm, and some have very neutral or sometimes even leeward helm. All things being… Read More

J/22 World Champion and North Sails Expert Zeke Horowitz explains how you can maximize your chances to gain through smart boat positioning on the racecourse. Sailboat racing is all about… Read More

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Martin 242 Class Experts

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Drew Mitchell

Vancouver, British Columbia


We don’t have a tuning guide for this class at the moment.