• PBR launches The Boating News Show

    PBR launches The Boating News Show0

    Powerboat & RIB Magazine (PBR) is launching The Boating News Show today. The 30 minute weekly show will be aired on the PBRTV YouTube channel and shared across its social platforms.  The show will give viewers a weekly dose of all things boating including, what’s going on in the market place, news on newly launched

  • Garmin backs INEOS TEAM UK in America’s Cup challenge

    Garmin backs INEOS TEAM UK in America’s Cup challenge0

    Garmin UK and Ireland has announced it’s supporting British challenger INEOS TEAM UK in their America’s Cup bid in Auckland, New Zealand.  The team will be using a range of Garmin technology, including its new fēnix 6 Pro Solar smartwatches and Edge 1030 Plus GPS bike computers to enhance the athletes’ performance on and off

  • Vortec Marine expands its team

    Vortec Marine expands its team0

    Yacht refit and repair company, Vortec Marine, has expanded its team with the appointment of two new staff. Lauren Reiske joins as Business Operations Manager, bringing with her 15 years marine industry experience. Starting out at a sail makers, Reiske moved to Universal Marina where she worked her way up from administration assistant to marina

  • BOSS launches responsible sailing capsule

    BOSS launches responsible sailing capsule0

    BOSS continues its journey towards a more sustainable approach to fashion with the launch of an exclusive Sailing Capsule crafted from responsible materials.  The eight pieces in the capsule collection, presented in the colours of the HUGO BOSS yacht, are made from recycled polyester and organic cotton. Their reduced use of resources mirrors the design

  • France using 40 tonnes of human hair to clean up the oceans

    France using 40 tonnes of human hair to clean up the oceans0

    In the town of Brignoles in southeast France, 40 tonnes of human hair are stacked in a warehouse – discarded locks sent in from salons far and wide under an innovative recycling scheme, according to The Local. After a successful trial in the nearby port of Cavalaire-sur-Mer, the hair is destined to be stuffed into nylon stockings

  • New weatherproof bag range from Ronstan

    New weatherproof bag range from Ronstan0

    Known for its sailboat hardware, Melbourne-based Ronstan has introduced a new range of weatherproof gear bags, designed for sailors and active outdoor enthusiasts. Taking advantage of the latest in thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) coated waterproof material with a fully welded leak-proof construction, Ronstan have produced a bag which it says is lighter, yet extremely durable. There are four