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Ultimate in high performance and superior shape holding

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Long lasting sails for the most demanding cruising environments

World Championship Sails

Built from the very latest, proven high performance materials

Ariel - Beneteau First 40

THIRD Overall 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart

Durability and High Performance

Melbourne to Hobart Race Record Holder

Wild Rose - Farr 43 - New Design Code '0'

FIRST Overall - 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Race



    Welcome to Ian Short Sails

    We design and manufacture high performance racing sails and durable cruising sails at competitive prices. We use the very latest software and sail technology. Our sails are used by world & national champions, high performance racers, club sailors and cruising yachts.  Results on the water testify to the excellence of our sails.

    Customers First

    Customers First

    We give individual attention to each and every client - regardless of size or class of boat.

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    Hobart Race

    Hobart Race

    Ariel places third Overall; Wins ORCi and IRC Divisions in the 2014 Hobart Race

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    Results prove that Ian Short Sails have consistently outperformed competitors in blue ribbon events

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    Get a Quote

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    Sydney Hobart Race

    2004 FIRST overall – First National
    2007 FIRST IRC Div C - Beaks Ribs
    2013 FIRST IRC Div C – Brannew
    2014 FIRST IRC Div C – Ariel
    2014 FIRST Overall ORCi – Ariel
    2014 THIRD Overall – Ariel

    Sydney Gold Coast Race

    2013 FIRST overall – Brannew
    2012  FIRST IRC Div C – Brannew
    2014 FIRST IRC Div C – Ariel


    11m One Design Worlds

    2004 FIRST – Tempnet
    2005 FIRST – Slam Australia
    2006 FIRST – Scandanavian Airlines


    2007 8m Worlds

    FIRST – Saskia

    CYCA Short Ocean Pointscore Series

    2011 FIRST – Imagination
    2013 FIRST – Imagination


    2008 Melbourne to Hobart,
    West Coaster

    FIRST IRC overall, Line Honors,
    Race Record – Shortwave

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