Sail Recommendations

LIMA Sailing Team Sail Selection Guide 2014­15 Season

  • ­  Finish position > means finishing with higher number than and is a rough number.
  • ­  All of these are excellent sails and Quantum XR­1 Green and Black had as many Top 10 Finishes at Midwinters asJ Sails.
  • ­  The J tends to be a bit harder to trim with a bit better acceleration, Quantum easier to trim with similar top endspeed.
  • ­  Final determination should be based upon conversation with coaches about your sailor’s trimming style.

Sailor Size

Position in USODA Fleet

Sail

< 75 Lbs

Any

Olimpic Red

>75 , < 90

>50

Olimpic Happy

>75 , < 90

<50

Olimpic Happy/Olimpic Gold/J Blue

>90, <100

>50

Olimpic Gold

>90, <100

<50

Olimpic Gold/J Blue/J Red

>100

Any

Olimpic Platinum/J Red

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