With electronics, clothing, chandlery and a host of other sailing gear, almost a third of exhibitors have said they have something for the sailing fraternity.

While the acquisition only affects the Newport, Rhode Island, headquarters, Quantum is talking with Hood-affiliated lofts around the world to discuss ways to best serve sailors in local markets.

This group feels that the time is right to branch out from Doyle Sails New Zealand to a more unified global one-brand approach.

Recent surveys yielded new content, such as navigational buoys, ferry routes, more than 3,000 obstructions and 200 new objects, including anchorage areas, beacons, buoys, mooring facilities, restricted areas and wrecks.

During a recent sea trial of the sonar display in the UK, the test boat came across a coal dredger that capsized and sank near Yarmouth.

Tailored for small to medium sized cruising boats, 3Di NORDAC transforms polyester fiber into seamless, one-piece sails that North says are "uniquely strong, beautiful and long-lasting".

America's Cup racing is fast and furious, you do not want to make any mistakes, only the best will do.

The transponder meets IPX7 standards, weighs less than 250 grams and features a low average power consumption of 180 mA at 12 VDC.

Samples and discontinued lines will be offered at discounts of up to 75%.

Sean Langman races everything from classics and 18 Footers to trimarans and maxis we spoke to him about his love of the sport and Noakes.

The new product displays the bottom up to 300ft (90m) ahead of the boat at 8-10 times the current water depth. is your one stop shop for sailing gear and accessories - from big boat racing to dinghies.

Australian sailing gear manufacturer Zhik to sponsor AkzoNobel in VOR.

A mesh lining and fleece-lined collar provides comfort and warmth, whilst reflective detailing provides visibility in low light conditions.

The life jacket inflates outside the coat, making it simple to use by the wearer and providing more visibility for the rescuer.