Future Fibres is busy delivering high performance race rigs to one of the most active sectors in grand prix yachting. (Source: Future Fibres) The first of these is a highly optimised inshore race boom for Shockwave. The RP72, fitted with an integrated mast and rigging package from Future Fibres in May 2012, has just completed … Read more
Congratulations Mike Golding (Source: Future Fibres) After 88 days, six hours and 36 minutes at sea, legendary British skipper Mike Golding completed his third Vendée Globe solo round the world race and his sixth circumnavigation of the planet! Crossing the line at Les Sables d’Olonne in sixth place, just hours behind French rival Jean Le … Read more
A wealth of news from Future Fibres in their latest newsletter. Click on the image above for a read.
(Source: YouTube) Small video clip of unloading the mast for the Swan 112, Anemos. It has just arrived in the Future Fibres` Valencia factory for a refit on the mast plus a retrofit to composite rigging.
(Source: Future Fibres) Volvo entry Team Sanya, led by Rolex World Sailor of the Year and previous winner of the Volvo Ocean Race, Mike Sanderson, has chosen Future Fibres for their complete mast and rigging package. Team Sanya´s boat is the only one in this edition of the Volvo Ocean Race to have competed in … Read more
Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing’s new VO70 launches with a fully optimised, Future Fibres mast and rigging package On Tuesday 5 July 2011, the Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing team launched their new Farr designed VOR70 in Portofino, Italy. Future Fibres supplied a fully customised mast and rigging package for the team which will this October become the … Read more
Future Fibres is slowly lifting the cloak that has shrouded their new mast facility in Valencia, Spain. With production now underway, it’s only a matter of time before we will get a closer look at their product. Exciting times.
Future Fibres yesterday celebrated the inauguration of their new mast facility with the President of Generalitat Valenciana – Mr. Francisco Camps. Check the news footage and the first public pictures of the brand new mast factory here.
A barage of news from the guys in Spain. Click here to download the newsletter (not the picture!).
(Source: Future Fibres) Future Fibres continues to support the RC44 Class and the development of Valencia, Spain as a world class regatta venue by sponsoring this week´s event being held in the Americas Cup Port. Valencia is the home to both Future Fibres and the brand new Future Spars facilities. Since becoming the official class … Read more