Foiling Dinghies

Gear ♆ Glide Free Foils

Glide Free Foils from Sydney, Australia develops foiling kits to allow existing sailing dinghies to hydrofoil. Originally developed for the International Laser sailboat, Glide Free Foils has since adapted this retrofittable foiling system to lightweight high-performance dinghies and catamarans. Manufacturing, assembly and dispatch is carried out in Warriewood, NSW from Australian designed and manufactured components …

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Foiling Dinghies

Traditional sailboats are displacement hulls with keels or centerboards. Foiling boats are ultra-light and have a wing on the centerboard and rudder, which allows the whole boat to rise out of the water. A sailing hydrofoil, hydrofoil sailboat, or hydrosail is a sailboat with wing-like foils mounted under the hull. As the craft increases its …

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