The classic neoprene wetsuit has long be a staple for the active dinghy sailor. Thanks to apparel manufacturers like Gill, Zhik, and others, sailors have great options available. Check out this helpful guide to understanding how a wetsuit works, why you might want to consider one, and how to select one for your specific sailing needs.
C-Vane, the sailing accessory company owned by top Laser sailor and coach Ryan Minth, is well known for the popular yellow vane on their wind indicators for Laser, Sunfish, and other small dinghy sailboats. Always seeking to innovate and offer new solutions, We're pleased to introduce a new wind indicator from C-Vane, the C-Vane PRO Laser Bow Wind Indicator.
Go faster with these upgrades for your Laser sailboat, including wind indicators, carbon tillers and extensions, clew straps, blocks, quick-pins, and more. In this post we provide an update to the popular upgrades video we posted last Summer, featuring our very own George Yioulos explaining the benefits of these accessories.
Thermal Tops add warmth and protection on cold sailing days. Find out what thermal tops we recommend as the weather starts to turn and help with selecting the right top for your sailing needs.
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We are dedicated to the joy and passion of dinghy sailing. For sailors the world over, the company has become the go-to source for new and used small sailboats, parts, apparel, accessories, and advice. West Coast Sailing is one of the most comprehensive small sailboat stores in the world, representing top manufacturers including RS Sailing, Hobie Cat, Laser Performance, Zim Sailing, Ovington, Hansa, McLaughlin, and Nacra, parts and accessories for a variety of boats including the Laser, Sunfish, Hobie 16, 29er, RS Aero, Hobie Wave, and more, plus top rated sailing apparel and accessories from Gill, Zhik, Rooster Sailing, Magic Marine, Sperry Top-Sider, Helly Hansen, Ronstan, Harken, Stohlquist, Astral, and Kaenon. With over ten years of industry experience, our team of passionate dinghy sailors is committed to helping you make the most of your time on the water.
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