Author Archives: Jane Hyde

Grab Bags

Whether you are prepping your boat for spring or planning your next adventure, having the right safety equipment is essential. Orolia’s new range of grab bags, being added to the McMurdo and Kannad product portfolio, have been designed to help boaters and adventurers store their vital safety equipment safely and securely. The range is available in three variations: a 3L ...

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Cowes Classics Week 2018 opens for entries

Preparation for the 11th Cowes Classics Week is officially underway. With the launch this week of the new 2018 website, competitors can now find information and enter the event. Cowes Classics Week has grown strongly since its inaugural regatta and has in recent years been welcoming just shy of 200 yachts, all of whom meet the qualification of being built ...

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Last Call for Early Bird Entry to Poole Regatta 2018

Early bird entry to the International Paint Poole Regatta 2018 closes on 15 April.  Enter online via http://pooleregatta.co.uk/entry/ or download the entry form and post it back before the deadline to benefit from substantial race fee discounts. The International Paint Poole Regatta runs over the second May Bank Holiday from the 26th to the 28th May.  Alongside the early bird ...

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Shadow 3D Race Smock

Henri Lloyd’s race collection is engineered around adaptive technology providing flexible solutions depending on end use. The Shadow 3D Race Smock offers a completely new design to the traditional smock and its design properties are a direct result of Henri Lloyd’s partnership with Land Rover BAR. The smock also benefits from stretch panels and the shoulder and elbow, whilst the ...

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WesCom Signal and Rescue supports Ocean Youth Trust South

WesCom Signal and Rescue, shows its support for Ocean Youth Trust South by providing the charity’s 30-metre vessel, Prolific, with emergency pyrotechnic flares to take young people to sea. Ocean Youth Trust South is a UK youth charity which runs “Adventure Under Sail” – a development programme for young people aged 12-25, who may be disadvantaged or vulnerable in some ...

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EXPERT LINE-UP ANNOUNCED FOR BEAULIEU’S BOATJUMBLE

An action-packed line-up of free boating advice and adventurous tales has been announced for Ask the Experts LIVE! at Beaulieu Boatjumble on 22 April. The popular one-stop shop for nautical knowledge will return for its fourth year at Beaulieu’s 41st Boatjumble. The show, packed with hundreds of stands offering bargains at the start of the boating season, is the largest ...

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Montii drinks bottle

Do away with single use plastic bottles with the Montii insulated drinks bottle. It is designed to keep drinks cold with its double wall insulation; Montii has an extra wide mouth so that you can add ice cubes to keep your drinks extra cold and, once filled, it will keep the contents cool for up to 24 hours. Scratch and ...

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Charlize Striped Waterproof Jacket

The Charlize jacket has been designed to keep you dry and comfortable while looking relaxed and stylish. It is packed full of technical features, including a water resistant PU coating and fully taped seams. The technical hooded jacket has a soft cotton jersey lining and the cool nylon lining to the sleeves help prevent overheating. £80 www.weirdfish.co.uk

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Fairline Yachts’ last Squadron 78 leaves factory

The last of Fairline Yachts’ range topping Squadron 78 luxury motor yachts has left the Oundle, Northamptonshire factory. The flybridge yacht has finished its series production run to make way for an even larger new flagship Fairline model, to be built at Fairline’s new production facilities in Southampton. Fairline’s Squadron 78 has been in production for 15 years and 115 ...

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