A Winning History in The Thames A Rater Class

You sail the fastest river yacht in the world; outfit it with the sails it deserves. Go with North Sails to maximize the power of your Rater’s large sails. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal jib for your sailing style. Combine those with your trusted North 3Di mainsail, and feel the performance of your Thames A Rater.

Thames A Rater SAILS

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Thames A Rater 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

Thames A Rater Results

2021 Victory
Queen’s Cup
Ben Palmer
First Place
2021 Victory
150th Sprint Race
Ben Palmer, Janes Bunny Warren & Ante Razmilovic
First Place
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Thames A Rater Class Experts


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