Official Suppliers of College Sailing


Zim Sailing and West Coast Sailing are proud sponsors of the Inter-Collegiate Sailing Association (ICSA). As ‘Official Suppliers’ of College Sailing, Zim Sailing and West Coast Sailing will contribute equipment for use at the various ICSA national championships, including 420/FJ sails at Spring Championships, and complete ILCA boats at Singlehand championships. In addition to providing equipment, both companies have created a unique cash contribution plan where 5% of purchases made by college sailing programs will be donated back to ICSA. This will create a direct circle of support for the long term benefit of student athletes and the continued growth of College Sailing.

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Collegiate Boats

Zim Sailing is proud to be the Official Boat Supplier of College Sailing and provide the highest-quality institutional boats available to collegiate programs all over North America. Click on each image to learn more. Reach out to the team at to discuss your program's fleet needs. 

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Student Athlete Discounts

Get out on the water with the gear you need at a great price, backed by fast shipping and outstanding service. Active college sailors are eligible for a 15% discount on apparel and accessories purchased from Zim Sailing by using code: ISSAICSAATHLETE. We stock thousands of items for immediate shipping from top brands including Gill, Rooster, Zhik, Ronstan, and more. 

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Collegiate Program Discounts

Take the stress out of running your college program with access to all the spare parts, sails, gear, line, rigging, and more you need to maintain your fleet and keep your sailors on the water! College programs are eligible for discounts on our entire range of products, backed with great inventory and a knowledgable team. From pre-cut mainsheets and spare pins to new sails and masts, Zim Sailing is here to support your program. Sign up for a program account to order right on our website with your discount, or work with our dedicated team for more complex orders.

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A Zim team member will authorize your account, and you will receive an email with log in info when your account is ready. Discounts will be automatically applied in your cart, and vary depending on product category. Always feel free to call us (401-237-6117) for more complex orders or to ask questions!

5% Back to ICSA

As part of our 5 year sponsorship agreement with ISCA (2022-2026), 5% of purchases made by collegiate programs will be donated back to the Intercollegiate Sailing Association (ICSA) each season. This provides direct support to the organization that makes it all happen, and increases access to the water for all. Make sure that all of your purchases are done through your collegiate program account in order to get the maximum donation back to the ICSA!

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