Traditional British Sailmakers
Westaway Sails
TEL 01752 892 560

The team behind the sails

Meet The Team

Almost all of the team at Westaway Sails are keen sailors at both racing and cruising. Our staff have completed thousands of miles sailing and passage making and have won numerous National and International championships.

John Pollard

The team is headed by top Melges 24 and international sailor John Pollard, who competes regularly on the international circuit and has also won numerous championships in other classes including International 6 Metre Europeans.

yacht-success-2 yacht-success

Adam Taylor

Adam, is the sail loft manager and apprentice trained. He is experienced with all aspects of sail production, sail repairs and design. We utilize the latest computer sail design software, Azure.


Steve Pretious

Steve sailed professionally for many years and brings extensive offshore sailing expertise to the loft having crewed and captained yachts of all sizes during his time in the private yacht industry.



We have a fantastic and unique team team at Westaway Sails with computer design, advanced sail technology, top notch materials and manufacturing to enable us to achieve enviable success. Adam and his team provide hands on advice and assistance both on and off the race track.John Pollard