Gear

Lake Macquarie sailor Michael Babbage offers a unique service to clients around Australia, branching out from sail making to rigging supply and advising through his company, MEB Sail Design.

Powerpads 3 are made from a durable neoprene with reinforcement in high wear areas to protect from abrasion.

There is a simpler way to show people where you are with this free app.

In NSW, lifejacket wear rates are up from 9 per cent in 2007 to 41-45 per cent in the last few years.

All the garments are lined with a fast drying, soft, inner fleece for additional warmth and comfort.

The tool, developed in collaboration with the Australian Institute of Sport, allows athletes to track their activity anywhere in the world, and coaches can monitor remotely.

The race couldn't take place, which means the shirts and caps could become collector's items in years to come.

There are more uses to a laser flare than just attracting rescuers according to SOS Marine.

The PSA van has been on site at Laser events in Victoria since Boxing Day, dispensing spares and effecting repairs whenever needed.

Ronstan has just released a new range of soft attachment blocks which have the highest ratio of dynamic load to sheave diameter of any block in their keelboat block range.

Propspeed, a manufacturer of underwater coatings, has announced it will be represented by two well-known distributors in Australia – Sam Allen Wholesale and All Marine Spares.

Learn how to use your wind instrument to give a more accurate picture of where the breeze is actually coming from.

Zhik says it allows you maximum freedom of movement, "Practical for dinghies, sports boats and watersports it’s a versatile addition to your kit bag."

Gill says Zenlite has been specially designed to keep you cooler in warmer conditions while still having the technical capabilities required for water activities.

Designed for any weather conditions, the OS2 Offshore Jacket and Trousers are the perfect solution for the famously rugged conditions the Rolex Sydney-Hobart can present.

Profurl has increased the spool diameter of most sizes, improving the speed of furling and making it a lot more comfortable during maneuvers – a real advantage for small crews.