Why we do it.

By Rigging Projects,

Sometimes we get so bogged down with our chosen profession that we forget why we chose to do it in the first place. Greement-Courant captured it perfectly with the below vid from their training day on the beautiful, 1908 built classic ‘Mariska’ to whom they supply their rigging. Next time you are busy removing the last shreds  … Read more

The insider

By Rigging Projects,

Photo coyright Sander van der Borch / Artemis Racing Vsail is, once again, the first to get a story on the going’s on in the Americas Cup. Pierre caught up with Paul Cayard, the CEO of Artemis Racing to ask him what exactly happened when their wing came tumbling down. The answers are as good  … Read more

Fast Rigging

By Rigging Projects,

According to Future Fibres Facebook, changing to composite rigging will truly enhance your boat’s performance…  ‘If you needed evidence that a retrofit from rod to Future Fibres composite rigging provides a performance improvement – here it is!! Spotted recently on our AIS fleet tracker (Marine Traffic) – Anemos and Nariida.’

Furler World

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What is it and where do we find it? To get there you go quickly past the “dreamland” of helmsmen and navigators, through the trimmers and pit of “adventureland” and there in the distance, you will find “frontierland”, home to the legendary bowman in furler world. Furler world is a harsh place, only the best  … Read more