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Men’s Coastal Pants

These Coastal Pants from Gill  come in graphite and are an addition to the OS3 range. Designed with coastal sailing in mind, they have a two-layer coated fabric with a durable water repellent finish and a quick drying lining. They also offer reinforced seat and knees to protect against wear and tear, while the external pad pockets are designed to ...

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Motion Wing Tip Boot

These stylish boots will keep you looking stylish all year long. Warm and dry, this modern take on a practical classic features a waterproof construction throughout and rugged anti-slip rubber where it counts — and they are surprisingly light and flexible to boot. Available in Navy, Grey and Orange. £200 swims.com

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Moss Anorak

Helly Hansen has revived a classic pull-over in the Moss Anorak. The jacket pays homage to the company’s roots in Moss, Norway, where sea captain Helly Juell Hansen created the first supple waterproof fabrics for his crew in 1877. It is a PU hooded anorak with a large main front pocket. Colours: Blaze Orange / Navy £100 www.hellyhansen.com   

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Vivi Striped Jumper

Cosy jumpers do not come much better than the Vivi striped jumper from Weird Fish. Versatile and easy to wear, this jumper is cut to offer a soft and comfy fit, making it a staple piece you will keep reaching for. Just throw it on with your favourite jeans and you are ready for the day. Colours: Viridis / Dark Navy £40 ...

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Up-cycled mooring rope

Marlow Ropes has launched a premium sustainable mooring rope made using 100 per cent recycled plastic. Seven-and-half waste plastic bottles are used to make one metre of Marlow’s 16mm Blue Ocean Dockline. It is available pre-spliced in 12mm and 162mm diameters from 6m to 15m long. Jim Mitchell, MD of Marlow Ropes, said: “Virtually every piece of plastic ever made ...

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ErgoFit+ lifejacket

The ErgoFit+ includes a spray hood design that almost completely seals off the water from the face. This is achieved through improved bladder and spray-hood compatibility, and a design that allows the hood to block off water ingress. The hood itself is made from a double-hooped construction which is self-supporting and creates a spacious cavity above the wearer’s face. The design ...

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Gill OS2 Range

A favourite with cruisers, the Gill OS2 is also ideal for offshore races such as the Rolex Fastnet. Taking inspiration from the pinnacle Race Ocean collection, which underwent hours of product development and testing, the OS2 is a leading two-layer fabric wet weather system. It creates a waterproof, windproof and breathable protective shell all while offering optimal fit, bold colours and product ...

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Wonderbag

The Wonderbag is a simple but revolutionary heat retention slow-cooker, which continues to cook food, which has been brought to the boil by fire, cook stoves or any conventional method, for up to 12 hours without the use of any additional fuel source. It also keeps cool items cold longer than most coolers. A team recently hiked up Mount Kilimanjaro cooking in ...

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Waterproof iPhone case

Want full use of your iPhone while protecting it from water, sand, dirt and dust? The OverBoard Waterproof iPhone Case gives you exactly that. The 100 per cent waterproof Slide Seal System™ combined with a transparent front and LENZFLEX back means you can browse, chat or snap away while your iPhone is safely sealed in a waterproof case. Compatible with ...

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