ZIM Sailing

Zim – Dinghies

Zim Sailing is one of the major manufacturers providing one-design sailboats, part and accessories to the North American Market. With over twenty years of experience, Zim’s factories and their craftsmen ensure that Zim boats are built to the highest standard possible.

The principals of ZIM are lifelong sailing enthusiasts and have actively supported grass roots development of yacht club junior sailing and community / high school/ collegiate sailing programs.

Our Mission: Provide high quality products at an exceptional value to the small boat sailing market.

ILCA (Laser®) Dinghy

The ILCA Dinghy is the new name for the Laser® as approved by the International Laser Class Association. The ILCA …

Club 420


Zim Sailing’s Club 420 has quickly become the Club 420 of choice for yacht clubs, community sailing programs, and individuals. …

Zim Optimist


The Zim Club Opti utilizes the same hull as our Z Force Optimist. The spar and blade package make this …



Originally introduced in 1998, Julian Bethwaite’s revolutionary 29er is a pure and simple design, offering a fun, high-speed ride, at …