Reefing Headsails


The Jeckells Roller Reefing Headsail offers the most discerning yachtsman the best balance between performance and ease of use. A sailmaker is posed with a conflict of interests when designing a sail which will perform well in all wind conditions. Inevitably the solution is a compromise, in this respect, the reefing headsail is unique in its requirements for both design and construction.

Careful choice of materials combined with our computer design and laser cutting technology provide a sail that is outstanding in its performance whether fully or partially unfurled.

Jeckells represent the world’s leading Roller Reefing manufacturers. We are able to offer a sail that will complement any system.


  • All cruising sails guaranteed for five years
  • We listen to your needs
  • We have over 60,000 sail plans on record
  • Heavy Duty, Race or Charter specification
  • All sails are computer designed and laser cut
  • Flexible wire luff
  • All materials are U.V. resistant
  • Sail bags are supplied as standard
  • Continued support from our unique after sales service


  • Radial stress absorbing patches
  • Foot and leech line
  • Tell tales
  • Camber/chord stripes
  • Sail numbers

Although a Jeckells reefing headsail can be used in all conditions, it is advisable to carry a storm jib at all times.

Our philosophy is to look after you and your sails, not only by providing a prompt repair facility, but also offering a valeting and winter storage service.

…. Dont forget, we can arrange collection!