Welcome to West Coast Sailing

Outfitting Sailors With The Best Sailboats, Parts, & Apparel



Our Story - Celebrating 15 Years

West Coast Sailing is North America's leading source for small sailboats, sailboat parts, and sailing apparel, founded in June 2005 with the vision to be the leading resource for products, services, and information for the sailing industry. In the past 15  years we've worked with tens of thousands of sailors around the world and remain committed as ever to supporting a passion for sailing among those who love being on the water. We remain fully independent and represent the very best sailing brands and builders, sponsor events, and serve all aspects of the sailing community.

Today we have a team of 15 dedicated and passionate sailors who work hard day in and day out to answer your questions, help you find the right replacement part or new sailboat, manage our ever growing product catalog, and fulfill your orders. We sell over 500 sailboats and kayaks a year and fulfill our customer's needs by shipping boats and product around the world from our office and warehouse in North Portland, shipping hundreds of packages each week. We continue to invest in our business and continue to invest in the sailing community that got us here, all with the same mission guiding and motivating us.

Whether you have shopped with us for years or looking for your new go to sailing store, hardcore dinghy racer or casual cruiser, up and coming junior sailor or parent of one, scholastic sailor, coach, program director, supporter, or simply someone who loves being on the water, we welcome you to check out everything we have to offer. When you choose West Coast Sailing you are not only helping to fulfill our vision of being a leading resource for sailors, but also helping us do more to give back to our sport and the sailing community. Thanks for being a part of our story, and we know the best is still to come.

Offering solutions to help you get on the water

We've been a go to source for all things sailing for the past 15 years and hope to remain your first choice for years to come. We're working tirelessly to continue improving our systems, finding and stocking the best gear, and getting you the equipment you need to get out on the water quickly and easily. That is our promise, our mission, and our reason for giving it our best every day. So whether you're a casual sailor, hardcore racer, parent of a junior sailor, or program director, let us support your passion for sailing with the best products and service you'll find anywhere.

West Coast Sailing Rig Shop

New for 2021 - The West Coast Sailing Rig Shop, your source for sailboat rigging, halyards, sheets, splicing, one design rigging, and custom rigging solutions. We offer a full service rig shop with dedicated rigging staff with the ability to offer marine grade splicing, wire assembly, and more for both running and standing rigging applications. Backed by a comprehensive inventory of the best sailing line from Marlow, Robline, New England Ropes, Alpha Ropes, and more, we can built the rigging you need to maximize the performance and ease of use of your sailboat.

One Design Rigging is a core part of our rig shop. We offer halyards, sheets, control lines, and more built to class rules and standards for many popular racing dinghies and keelboats. All one design rigging products are built to last from the right line and components for the application, with input from top sailors.

Custom Rigging Services are also available - if you can dream it, we can build it! Choose from our industry leading selection of line spools and components/hardware to create the perfect running rigging for your sailboat. Our riggers will work with you to determine best options so you know your new rigging will be dependable and perform well for years to come. Contact us today about your next project!


Supporting Your Passion for Sailing

Our dedicated team of sailing experts is here to support your next sailing adventure, whether you are a weekend dinghy racer, proud parent of a junior sailor, program director, or casual cruiser. We have a full staff of customer support, fulfillment, sales, and marketing professionals who are here to help you find exactly what you need and get it to you quickly so that you can get back out on the water. Find out why thousands of sailors around the world trust West Coast Sailing with all their sailing needs.

Call or Text: 1-503-285-5536





West Coast Sailing will be the leading resource for products, services, and information in the small sailboat industry.

Guiding Principles

West Coast Sailing is guided by the following principles. To provide a stable, efficient, and fun work environment. To stock the widest selection of small sailboat specific product lines as possible. To maintain and grow an informative and easy to use web presence. To clearly define responsibilities, roles, and accountability and empower employee success. To face challenges head on, honestly, and with the highest integrity. Finally, to give back to the community and sponsor worthy causes because it is the right thing to do.


Mission Statement

West Coast Sailing exists foremost to provide for the interests of the small sailboat community. Using our knowledge, passion, and experience, we will provide outstanding service in all that we do. We will maintain strong vendor relationships and stock a comprehensive inventory of the best products. We will be a central hub for advice and information for the latest products and techniques. We will commit ourselves to giving back to our sport and those that share our passion, in an effort to foster growth and further development of the sport to make sailing more accessible, meaningful, and fun.

Our company and it's people will face challenges directly, honestly, and with the highest integrity. West Coast Sailing in turn will provide a stable, productive, and fun work environment for it's employees and provide every resource possible to enable their continued success. In fulfilling these duties, West Coast Sailing will create a positive and lasting impact on the community we serve.

Don't take our word for it - Here's what you had to say

"The folks at West Coast are truly professionals. They are very knowledgeable and helpful. Most items that I have ordered have been shipped the same day and arrive in a few business days. West Coast sailing is my go to place for all my sailing needs. I love these people." - Kay  V.

"The staff is knowledgeable, friendly and quick to respond to their customers. No doubt they are in this business because they truly love dinghy Sailing." - Philip M.

"WCS is a great play to go for all your sailing gear. Professional, trustworthy, knowledgeable and I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone." - Clyde Z.

"These folks know what they are talking about, super customer service, very knowledgeable, always someone answering the phone, no run around, hard core sailers and they had what we needed. Highly recommend!" - Stephanie K.

Rated 4.9 Stars on Google - Thanks for all your kind words!

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