Come Hell or High Water

March 25, 2016

  Freedom by name, freedom by nature; our new offshore coastal jacket gives you the freedom to sail wherever and whenever you want, no matter what the environment throws at you. Designed on the back of our 50 plus years in sailing innovation the Freedom range has been created with the sailor in mind to offer serious offshore and coastal protection. We speak to the design team to get the facts and features that make this jacket the best in class. “The real talking point of the Freedom jacket has to be the OPTIVISION hood and face visor. This technology is taken straight out of our Transocean collection and is the only offshore jacket to offer this technology for full...

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WIN a sailing day aboard Wild Oats XI

December 24, 2015

 She's had a nose job, had a little taken off her rear ... and she's looking better than ever. No, I'm not talking about Aunty Marlene, but Australia's most favourite super-maxi Wild Oats XI. Fresh from her recent overhaul, Wild Oats XI is back out on the water with her crew getting used to her new characteristics as they prepare for the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart yacht race. Now faster and with improved handling downwind, the Wild Oats XI crew and owners Bob and Sandy Oatley are meeting the challenge of newer yachts Comanche and Rambler head-on. Her hydrofoil wing and retractable daggerboards are just some of the improvements aimed at keeping Wild Oats XI, now 10 years old, competitive...

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