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Wade Micro Print Herringbone Short Sleeve Shirt

www.weirdfish.co.uk £35 This short sleeve shirt featuring a subtle surfer motif is great for wearing out on the boat this summer and for relaxing at the marina. Along with a subtle textured herringbone cotton outer and a contrasting plain chambray internal collar, there is a patch pocket on the left chest with a branded metal clamp.

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REVIEW: Juna Striped Towelling Hoodie Dark Denim

www.weirdfish.co.uk £40 This funky top from Weird Fish, for the summer and autumn, features nautical dark denim blue and white stripes and a hood with draw cords. It is also available in a dark red stripe if you fancy a change from nautical blue. The hoodie is great quality and super comfortable. If you plan to wear layers underneath you ...

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WatchMate Vision2

£1,249 www.vespermarine.com Vesper Marine has announced the evolution of the world’s first and only touchscreen Class B AIS transponder with the introduction of the WatchMate Vision2. Vision2 features a highly responsive touchscreen, allowing users to scroll through menus, zoom in and out, select vessels for additional details and navigation data, change alarm settings and more. “Our WatchMate Vision2 is the most advanced ...

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Garmin inReach Mini

£299.99  www.garmin.com/inreach  The inReach Mini from Garmin is a compact satellite communicator with available two-way messaging and a 24/7 SOS function when combined with an inReach subscription to access the Iridium® satellite network. Weighing just 120g, the inReach Mini can easily be attached to your backpack, carried in your pocket or safely stored in your boat. No more worrying about ...

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REGATTA VISOR

A popular choice for sailing in warmer weather, the Regatta Visor, with reflective detailing, will help prevent you from overheating, whilst keeping the sun out of your eyes. The visor also protects you from the sun’s rays with its built-in UV 50. £17 www.gillmarine.com

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LIGHT JACKET

New for the summer is Helly Hansen’s Verglas line of jackets for the warmer months. Designed for men and women, this hybrid jacket with 800-fill Allied down in a 25D lightweight fabric and softshell mix is designed to offer warmth when needed and allows for maximum breathability and quick release of excess heat during exertion. £160 www.hellyhansen.com

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Deck Bag Review

Definitely designed with getting afloat in mind this dry bag will allow you to take your gear on the water without getting wet. Not only is it a really useful size – 22 litres – but it has various pockets to hold valuables, a towel, clothes and a couple of drink bottles. It is easy to grab your bottle as ...

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DRESS FOR SUMMER

The Revolve 18 dress by Protest features a colourful all over print with large stripes and styles. Bright, bold and striking, this dress is ideal for relaxing summer days spent on the boat or chilling in your local sailing club or marina. £32.99 www.protest.eu

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Regatta Master Watch

The Regatta Master Watch is packed with functionality to help you not only perform better, but also look the part on and off the water. As well as being water resistant up to 50m, its dual alarm function, impact resistant construction and alert sounds are just a few features that make it a popular piece of kit. The watch also features a countdown / ...

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SAVINGS OF UP TO £600 ON A HONDA OUTBOARD

Honda (UK) is offering up to £600 off its entire range of small and mid-range outboard engines in its ‘Summer Savings’ campaign running now until the end of September. The savings apply across the line-up from the BF2.3, BF4, and BF5 at £50 off, up to the BF60, at £600 off. The bigger the engine, the bigger the discount. What’s ...

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