Kohlhoff – Loop Padeyes

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The news posted on http://www.kohlhoff-online.de/ is in German but the pictures are fairly self-explanatory. This company based in the Kiel area also produce various other soft loop applications. Nice gear. Check it.

Revamped

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For the first time, competing TP’s are on the same dock for all to see in 2010. Plama Vela is about to kick off and we will get a closer look at Matador, Cristabella and Artemis over the next week. Also here are Weapon of Choice (Ex. Matador 07) and Aifos competing under IRC.

Liros Will Provide Australian Sailing Team with Rope until 2012

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The Australian Sailing Team has signed a new sponsorship agreement with leading rope manufacturer Liros which will see the team’s boats fitted out with the German brand until 2012. The deal extends across both Olympic and Paralympic class boats and with Australian Sailing Team crews competing at regattas across the globe the Liros brand will  … Read more

Block to Block

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The new 10.10 IRC racer from JPK, launched in Lorient, France this week is loaded with Karver gear from bow to stern. Designed to race arround the cans, this boat has no less than 51 blocks from the Karver ‘K-Block’ range on board! Check it out (photo credit – Karver):

Gleistein confirmed as Official Rope Supplier to TEAMORIGIN for 2010

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(Source: Gleistein) Partnership supports the anticipated British challenger for the 34th America’s CupMore often than not, getting a great team together is a pivotal part of success. And in the uppermost echelons of professional yacht racing this is perhaps truer than anywhere. Gleistein Ropes announces that it is teaming up with TEAMORIGIN, the British Team  … Read more