Kit News

Weatherproof Gear Bags

Boaters are always on the look out for good quality kit bags for all their gear and here is a new range that might well fit the bill. These new tough Weatherproof Bags from Ronstan have been created with the sailor in mind. They have weather resistant pockets and compartments and are made from a highly durable PVC coated waterproof ...

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Developed specifically for the marine and automotive industries is this new high-tech drying towel from Paragon Microfibre. Made in a sandwich method, front and back outer layers are Diamond Weave Microfibre with a highly absorbent premium microfibre inner layer. We are told it is very soft and more absorbent that other drying towels and is built to withstand high levels ...

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If you are in the market for a new lifejacket Crewsaver has confirmed the Crewsaver Fusion 3D lifejacket stockist programme. All stockists will have the entire range of Fusion 3D lifejackets so every boater, from recreational to extreme ocean racing, can be kitted out. The Fusion 3D technology of these lifejackets moulds to the shape of your body and sits ...

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Raymarine on display

Raymarine’s eS Series line of HybridTouch™ multifunction displays are now available. The eS Series gives boaters the choice of simple touch screen interaction or full control using the sculpted keypad and multifunction rotary controller. It is also possible to access eS Series displays from smartphones or tablets anywhere on board using eS Series’ integrated Wi-Fi and Raymarine mobile apps. The Series features a ...

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Advanced Rigging

The 4-speed TRIMMER and GRINDER winches from PONTOS are now available from Advanced Rigging. Both are designed to improve sail handling and reduce winching effort. The Automatic TRIMMER has two additional gears to reduce winching effort and these automatically adjust from the line load. The GRINDER is an automatic 4-speed winch designed to sheet in ‘hands free’ on all sheets, ...

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Put The Boot In


So it is chucking it down and you need some footwear that will withstand the biggest test this year, the great British weather. Penguin have created this honey coloured brushed leather boot, with burnished heel and toe cap, with hot stamped branding on the heel, that commands style. The supple leather upper and chunky sole mean it can take on ...

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Why buy many products when just one will do? Vistal is a new cleaner that claims to be both quick and effective, leaving boat surfaces clean and protected. It can be used on a whole range of surfaces and is especially good for fibreglass, but can also be used on stainless steel, glass, plastic, fenders and inflatables. Vistal, which comes ...

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Nautical Light


Take the everyday aspect of sailing and turn it into a statement for your home with Not on the High Street. They have created a bespoke light fixture that is made to order so you can take a little bit of nautical life and create a focal point. RRP: £

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Penguin layers

penguin tshirt

Layers are a necessity; the only way to make the effortless transition from winter to spring is to ensure you have solid block colours that work as part of an outfit yet can stand out on their own. Simple pocket detail and branding on this Penguin tee does just that. RRP: £

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Gill Hat


We’re entering the coldest months, and if you weren’t lucky enough to get a hat to see you through it, then take a look at what Gill have in store. Fleece lined for extra warmth, this beanie combines practicality with winter style. RRP: £

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