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The Boat Bag

A unique sail tidy bag has been designed and created by Montose Rope & Sail, combining functionality with style. The Boat Bag was originally made for a sailing marshal who was unable to find a cockpit style bag that was durable, suitable for wet conditions and with ample storage. He supplied Montrose Rope & Sail with a drawing, which the ...

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Spinlock presented with Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation

Spinlock have announced they are winners of the 2017 Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the UK’s most prestigious business awards that celebrate and encourage business excellence. Winners must have demonstrated outstanding results in their respective fields of innovation, international trade, sustainable development and promoting opportunity. Spinlock have been selected as winners for their Deckvest ...

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Suzuki’s outboard protection

Suzuki GB has announced a unique ‘new for old’ insurance scheme to provide additional cover for boats powered by its ultimate four stroke outboards. The Suzuki marine insurance has been designed to cover both boat and outboard, giving customers complete peace of mind. A major benefit of this scheme is that if the worst should happen and a Suzuki outboard with ...

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Constant Wear

The SOLAS approved Constant Wear lifejacket has been designed to be worn for long periods of continuous wear, achieving high performance in extreme environments. The lifejacket has a single adjustment side and it is zip fronted making it quick and easy to put on, while a crotch strap provides additional security. £275 www.3Sisafety.com

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Evinrude leads the way both on and off the water

A new spring promotion offering a 10-year manufacturer-backed warranty on purchases of Evinrude E-TEC engines when purchasing any model from participating UK Evinrude dealerships until 30 June 2017 is being introduced by BRP. The offer aims to deliver peace of mind to consumers while demonstrating Evinrude’s continued commitment to the European outboard engine market following the enforcement of the new Recreational Craft Directive ...

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Liberty Boat Shoes

For the ladies who love a touch of colour the Sebago Dockside boat shoes are sure to stand out with textiles from London-based Liberty Art Fabrics. Ideal for on the boat or simply out and about this summer, there are several styles and fabrics to choose from. Docksides Liberty Art Fabrics: £68 – 104.99 Bala Liberty Art Fabrics: £99.99 www.sebago.com

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JL Audio to Take Part in Poole’s Biggest Ever Maritime Event

JL Audio Marine Europe will be exhibiting for the first time at the year’s Poole Harbour Boat Show. This year’s show will run in conjunction with the Poole Maritime Festival and the prestigious European Maritime Day which is being hosted by Poole.European Maritime Day, which is being hosted by Poole. JL Audio will be demonstrating a range of the company’s ...

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Action Cameras

Ideal for those who love travel and adventure, the Immerse 360 Action Camera will let you capture video and photos in 360 degrees. Or for lower budgets, and an ideal first action camera, there is the Escape HD5 Action Camera, which can also be bought with built-in WiFi. Immerse 360 Action Camera: £199.99 Escape HD5 Action Camera: £49.99 Escape HD5 ...

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VHF 110i Radio

The VHF 110i is Garmin’s entry-level radio, offering 25 watts of transmit power and Class D Digital Selective Calling compatibility via NMEA 2000®. In addition to dedicated buttons and knobs for ease of use, the VHF 110i features three soft keys that allow boaters to intuitively see and select the information they want, while eliminating clutter. The VHF 110i also ...

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