West Coast Sailing is pleased to announce the addition of Magic Marine to our line of dinghy apparel and accessories. Since 1989, Magic Marine has produced world renown technical sailing apparel and accessories. Many of you may remember that we carried quite a few pieces several years ago. We’re excited to once again have the opportunity to offer their products! Check out a few of the items in stock now.
Do you love sailing videos as much as we do? Magic Marine put out the following video a few years ago, but it still rocks. Enjoy! (Thanks to this MM video for the blog title).
Featured Products – Line Kits
There is nothing worse than old, worn line. Start your season right with a Line Kit from the pros at West Coast Sailing. These pre-cut kits include every line you need for your boat, from main sheet to hiking strap tie in, and are the prefect length, diameter, and material for each use. No more guess work!
Check out a few of our favorite Line Kits:
Laser Pro Line Kit – The perfect line kit for the Laser racer with upgraded sail controls. This kit is stocked with the best line options including a Rooster mainsheet , 3mm spectra and 4mm Excel Racing for your vang, outhaul, and cunningham, spectra traveler, daggerboard shockcord, and more!
Sunfish Line Kit – This comprehensive kit replaces every line on your Sunfish. It includes a big, comfy mainsheet line, halyard, outhaul ties, daggerboard shockcord, hiking strap line, and a floating bow line. This kit is perfect for the recreational sailor and a great way to add new life to your Sunfish!
What’s Happening This Spring
Springtime in the Pacific Northwest. The weather might not agree, but its starting to feel like it around the office! The phones are ringing, boxes are shipping, and boats are coming and going every day. There’s lots of Spring sailing activity here at West Coast Sailing.
Exciting Updates: The annual Strictly Sail Pacific Boat Show is coming up in a few weeks – check out our blog postfor additional info. On the inventory side, our shelves are stocked with new gear for spring sailing season from Zhik and Gill and we have a huge selection of parts and line on hand. We’re happy to report our sponsored sailors are keeping busy - Isabella Bertold is headed to Europe for several regattas, Hanne Weaver competed in Mid Winters West this past weekend, and Christine Neville has been selected for the 2013 U.S Sailing Development Team.
Have you checked out our web store lately? We have been working hard to improve our One Design parts sections with an easy to follow layout, parts locators, rigging guides, and more. We hope these updates will make it easier to find the parts you need! Do you have boat or rigging related questions you’d like answered? Send us a quick email and we’ll feature them in our new FAQ section!
Featured Products – Zhik Microfleece
Looking for a versatile skiff suit, hiker, or pant for all around sailing conditions? The Zhik Microfleece collection is for you! Microfleece is perfect for all around sailing – the material works to keep you cool in warmer weather and warm on cold days. Check out how Microfleece works:
Does that seem a bit technical for you? Bottom line – Zhik Microfleece rocks! We recommend Microfleece for Spring and Fall sailing, as well as cooler Summer days or in venues with cold water. This awesome material is available in a Skiff Suit, 3/4 Hiker, full leg Pant and knee length Shorts, so there is an option for everyone. Each of these products are also compatible with the Zhik Powerpad System – purchase them together and use your existing power pads.
The High School and College sailing seasons are well underway around the country. Still need some new gear for the rest of the season? Be sure to take advantage of our Scholastic Sailing discounts. We’re stocked with great gear from Gill, Zhik, Ronstan, SEA, and more.
College Sailors –
Use coupon code ICSA during check out. Your discount will be applied and we’ll verify your school on our end.
High School Sailors –
Use coupon code ISSA at check out. When entering your information please include the name of your High School in the Comment box so that we can check your roster.
Order By Phone
Call us toll free at (888) 884-5536, mention you’re a High School or College sailor and one of our staff will take care of the rest.