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Sustainability Rules!

We are deeply committed to keeping our wonderful sport as sustainable as possible. Every ‘Batt’ sail is designed, cut and made in the UK at our modern sail loft in Bosham, on the shores of Chichester Harbour. Making sails close to our customer base, from...

OUR COVID19 PLAN

PLEASE NOTE: Batt Sails is operating as normal but visitors may not presently enter the sail loft. Permitted collections and deliveries can be made from the doorstep. It helps if you can notify us in advance of your intention to visit. Business hours Phone and if...

Premium Valet sail care

Quality craftsmanship on all sail repairs Find out more Quality service for any make and any size of sail Find out more We keep you sailing Find out more Premium Valet sail care Batt Sails’ Premium sail valet service:Preliminary check, routine and minor issues...

…and the beat goes on

cThe sail loft is very much back to normal working.  On-the-water activity was understandably frustrated by the summer shut-down. and consequently we had to pause some of the exciting development work under way at Batt Sails. We pressed on behind closed doors with...

Enter The Mikado

Solent Jib. Solent breeze. Winning the Fife Regatta Sail trials ‘Mikado’ has an enviable record on the Classic yacht racing scene, including a long string of successes in the Solent and victory in the recent Scottish Fife regatta. She has also recently...

SQUIBS ON FIRE!

SQUIBS ON FIRE! 2020 Northern Irish Championships: Victory goes to ‘Prodigal’ With the vast majority of championships cancelled or postponed this was possibly the only ‘official’ event for the Squib Class in the British Isles this year.  The...

PPE VISORS FOR THE COVID19 CRISIS

Local health professionals commented on a continuing and worrying shortage of simple but essential face protectors. We responded promptly to help fill this urgent need, using top-quality sail-making materials and techniques. Prototypes were carefully assessed...

Wombling Free for PPE ?

We ( Batt Sails, that is)  managed to respond really quickly to the call for quantities of PPE face protection by utilising materials and methods we found right here in the sail loft. Even corrugated cardboard was being considered for one part but eventually not...

40 YEARS YOUNG

On April 1st 2020 Batt Sails celebrated a milestone 40th birthday. Since Day One the Batt Sails loft has been renowned for truly fantastic spinnakers. This first emerged on the dinghy scene in a whole raft of classes but Dick Batt’s formative years as a sail...

Foundations 1

Dick Batt  on the birth of the distinctive BATT SAILS logo. February 1980. JUST BACK from several years in New Zealand and planning our very own sail making business. We found premises we could afford to rent in a lovely old Victorian boat house on on the Berkshire...