- Hometown: Dana Point California
Bruce has worked for Ullman Sails for over 30 years. Bruce began Southern California sailing at the age of 6 and has continued to sail locally and internationally. His 35-years of experience racing ranges from one-design dinghies, small keelboats, 12 Meters and 70’ Sleds. Bruce has competitively raced in California, Europe, Key West, throughout Mexico and raced to Hawaii ten times. Bruce has won as crew at the National Championships in B-25’s, Catalina 38’s and won numerous PHRF Championships. Bruce is responsible for design, quality control and loft operations. Bruce purchased the Newport Beach & Long Beach Ullman Sails franchises from Dave Ullman in 2006. His sail making strengths are wide range; working in handwork, running the plotter, laying out repairs to designing. Bruce’s goal is to have the most satisfied customers. He likes to see customers meet their vision of sailing and/or racing on their dreamboat with the absolute best set of sails made by his loft. Bruce has been able to turn his passion for sailing into a lifelong career.
Footage from Bruce Cooper’s 2011 Transpac Race on the TP-52 “Patches”Contact Information: