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Last Chance for Quantum Sails Winter Discount - Ends 15th October

18th September 2021
A Quantum Fusion M6 Mainsail for a 42 footer laid out in the Galway loft
A Quantum Fusion M6 Mainsail for a 42 footer laid out in the Galway loft

Mark Mansfield of Quantum Sails Ireland highlights that their Winter discount period, where additional discounts of up to 10% are available, will be coming to an end in the next few weeks.

Mark comments “ We have had a great response to this promotion, with orders coming in from both race boats and cruisers, from owners in Northern Ireland and in the South. In particular, our Contender CDX laminated Cruiser/racer product has proved very popular with owners using it for both club racing and cruising. It is strong, long-lasting and low stretch, and is also competitively priced”.

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Mark was racing as a Tactician Aboard Frank Whelan's J122, Kaya, at the ICRA Nationals recently where Kaya won her Class Zero with straight wins and took the overall event prize. At that event, they used their new Quantum A3 Spinnaker to great effect, built from Contender Superkote 90.

“It is just two years since Quantum restarted operations in Ireland and we have made great strides all over the country with turnover and sales increasing each year, despite the Covid Pandemic,” comments Mark.

“Unlike many others selling sails in Ireland, we have a full-size operational loft in Galway for all needs, including servicing, and alterations. Yannick Lemonnier is a fully trained sailmaker with great experience, including a number of Figaro Campaigns and will be competing in the Mini Transat this year.

Most new sails when they arrive are laid out and inspected at the Galway loft to ensure the customer receives what he is expecting”.

For New sail enquiries for the 2022 season, contact Mark Mansfield at,[email protected] or at 087 2506 838

Published in Quantum Sails

Quantum Ireland is very happy to discuss individual requirements with owners.

We offer a full-service loft at Oranmore in County Galway to look after all our new and existing clients.

Please contact us for advice and quotes

Mark Mansfield: [email protected] Tel  087 2506838

Yannick Lemonnier: [email protected] Tel: 087 628 9854

About Quantum Sails & West Sails Ireland 

The sail loft is owned and managed by Yannick Lemonnier, a former professional sailor. Opened since Jan 2011, West Sails joined forces with Quantum Sails in 2013.

Prior to coming to Ireland, Yannick worked in La Rochelle with a leading French sailmaker and he is trained in the most modern high tech CAD-based systems and software. Yannick understands sail design and has the experience and expertise to advise you on all of your needs.

In 2020, Irish Olympic helmsman, professional sailor and coach Mark Mansfield joined the loft as a sales agent.

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Four-time Olympian Mark Mansfield is a Professional Sailor. He is Irish Agent for Key Yachting Ltd, the sole U.K. and Irish agent for J Boats, Grand Soleil, Nautitech Catamarans and the Tofinou range of boats. More on Mark here

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