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Zhik Clothing Ocean Leisure save 30%

Trade in and Save with Zhik and Ocean Leisure Zhik http://www.zhik.com

Need new gear ahead of the Rolex Fastnet Race? Help the homeless, recycle your old kit and you’ll get a great deal on new Zhik gear with Ocean Leisure Ocean Leisure, London’s leading marine store, have teamed up with Zhik to benefit the homeless and enable you to upgrade your foul weather gear all in time for the Rolex Fastnet ...

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Pink Gin VI Baltic Yachts

Pink Gin VI Baltic Yachts

The sailing yacht Pink Gin VI recently took to the water. Finnish boatbuilder Baltic Yachts recently launched the world’s largest carbon-fiber sloop at its Jakobstad shipyard. After the success of its 152-foot Pink Gin V, Baltic Yachts decided to go bigger and better with the 175-foot Pink Gin VI. Judel/Vrolijk & Co. did the yacht’s naval architecture and Design Unlimited ...

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Wally 145 mega cruiser for Sale

Wally 145 – Living concept © Skipper OnDeck Yachting

Wally adds the beautiful mega sailer Wally 145 to its order book: 44 meters of performance, comfort and style developed for an experienced yachtsman with the German Frers naval architecture. “The new Wally 145 is the perfect yacht to enjoy sailing round the world” says Luca Bassani, Wally founder and president, “She epitomizes our credo of uncompromised performance combined with ...

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Ocean Cleanup ~ Pacific cleanup to start in 2018

Ocean Cleanup

The Ocean Cleanup, the Dutch foundation developing advanced technologies to rid the oceans of plastic, today announced it will start extracting plastic from the Great Pacific Garbage Patch within the next 12 months. The Ocean Cleanup further announced that parts of its first cleanup system are already in production. Thanks to an improved design, The Ocean Cleanup has increased the ...

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Antigua Bermuda Race

Antigua Bermuda Race

The inaugural 935 nautical mile Antigua Bermuda Race started on time with the entire fleet getting away without a hitch. A light southerly breeze of 10 knots and warm Antiguan sunshine provided perfect conditions. The variety pack of 21 yachts is an eclectic collection, both in terms of crew and craft. From the majestic schooner, Eleonora to the pocket rocket ...

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Trust Round Britain

Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust Round Britain 2017 voyage yacht, Moonspray. Tom Roberts

Established 14 years ago, the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust now works with every principle treatment centre and a growing number of designated units across the UK, taking young people aged between eight and 24 on sailing trips to help them rebuild their confidence after cancer treatment and re-engage with education, employment and society. Recovering from the long-term impact of serious ...

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Charter this summer Perini Navi yachts

PERINI NAVI YACHT CHARTER THIS SUMMER

The Perini Navi yachts Xnoi, Perseus^3, Seahawk and Helios are all available for charter this summer. A quartet of Perini Navi sailing yachts are offering charters in multiple destinations this summer. The 100-foot Xnoi will spend the summer chartering in Italy and France, taking as many as 10 guests in four staterooms at a lowest weekly base rate of about ...

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Antigua Sailing Week Fever~Tree

Fever-Tree prize giving at Antigua Sailing Week © Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com http://www.pwpictures.com

The Fever-Tree Cocktail Bar at Antigua Sailing Week is the place to be. Located right next to the event stage, it is the place where winning teams gather, after collecting their awards after the daily prize giving. Performance Yacht Racing’s Quokka is having an excellent regatta, the team are composed of charter guests from Great Britain, and after receiving their ...

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Real-Time Battery Health

Simarine’s Pico battery monitor

Simarine’s Pico battery monitor can monitor six battery banks and uses ­Simarine’s Real Time Battery Health algorithm to deliver metrics. Additionally, Pico can monitor 14 holding tanks and 20 current sensors. The unit has Wi-Fi connectivity, allowing it to be wirelessly networked with and controlled by a smartphone running Pico’s app (Android- or iOS-compatible). SIMARINE PICO+ sets new standards for ...

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Securitag’s Sea-Tag Wristbands

Securitag Sea-Tag

Securitag’s Sea-Tag wristbands offer a man-overboard (MOB) solution for anyone operating on coastal waters. The Sea-Tag system consists of at least one wristband that continuously sends electronic signals to one or more smartphones running the Sea-Tag app and monitoring for the signal. In the event of an MOB, the signal is broken when the wristband is submerged, triggering the app ...

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