Sailingfast to Sponsor the 420 Nationals 2017

Sailingfast and the 420 class association are pleased to announce a title sponsorship arrangement for the upcoming 420 Nationals. The Sailingfast 420 Nationals 2017 will run from 14-19th August at Helensburgh Sailing Club.

Sailingfast 420 Nationals

The Sailingfast team will be onsite throughout the week to support the sailors with spares and expertise to keep the boats in top condition for racing. In addition, Sailingfast are sponsoring the keeper prizes. The week will be split into the Sailingfast Scottish Open (14-15th August) and the Sailingfast National Championships (16-19th August).

James Coles, GBR 420 Committee member and event organiser says, ‘It’s great to have such a well-respected chandler on board with this event. The Sailingfast team have a wealth of experience with regards to the 420 class. We look forward to strengthening our relationship with them.’

Sailingfast represent Mackay Boats and North Sails

Sailingfast were established in 2002 and have been working closely with North Sails One Design and Mackay Boats during that time. In 2015, Sailingfast became the sole UK Mackay Boats dealership. Owner, Duncan Hepplewhite, himself a former 420 sailor, continues, ‘We’re delighted to be increasing our support of the 420 class. We wish to welcome all sailors to Helensburgh Sailing Club, home of Olympians Luke Patience and Charlotte Dobson.’


If you wish to take advantage of free delivery on orders collected from the Sailingfast 420 Nationals in Helensburgh, just use one of these methods:

  1. Place an online order and select ‘free collection from event’ at the checkout
  2. Call the office on 01324 861 756 to place your order over the phone
  3. Email [email protected] with details of your order
  4. Collect your kit from Duncan at the big silver Sailingfast van

Sailingfast would like to wish all the competitors the best of luck and fair winds.

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