The World Champion from 2013, 2014, & 2016
(Silver winner in 2015&2017)
The 3D STAR is the topmodel from WINNER OPTIMIST, together with the 3D FLEX, they are both boats made we racing in mind.
The 3D STAR hull is unique due:
· The 3D improved hull shape.
· Bottom with low friction technology.
· A 15% more stiff hull, achieved by using a stiffer foam in the bottom.
· Maststep developed stiffer, stronger and less wobbling.
· 3:1 mainsheet system with Ronstan Orbit blocks with optilink.
· The well known ergonomic WINNER toestraps (perfect grip)
· Singapore style daggerboard tape and plug system.
· A very stiff midship frame.
· Nylon mounting plates
WINNER always endavors to build the best optimists in the world. We do this by always using the best materials and by having our focus on quality.
With the best materials and well educated builders we generate the best boats available. Its inevitably to avoid that always using the best materials, and the best craftmanship will make a more costly boat. But we are sure that you will save your money by buying one of our optimists, because the boat needs less maintenance and have a better durability which makes sure that the superior sailing performance is retained throughout the boats lifetime.
Quality costs, we buy fiberglass that is up to 50% more expensive than other fiberglass. We also use the best gelcoat available in the world, this gelcoat is helping us to make a more hydrodynamic surface. The 3D STAR is build with racing in mind. When buying a 3D STAR you get a quality product, especially designed for racing to the sailor over 40 kg.
To ensure that all boats that leave the WINNER factory, has the well know quality, we have invested in the most high-tech and environment friendly optimist plant in the world.
All boats are build in Denmark by our highly qualified craftsmen, who are locally recruited, and who are the best in their field.
The area WINNER OPTIMIST is located in have a history in boat building, as Faaborg is an old harbor town.