Highfield announced as Official RIB Supplier to the Extreme Sailing Series™ Highfield, a specialist in the design and production of aluminium-hulled rigid inflatable boats (RIBs), has been signed as an Official Supplier for the Extreme Sailing Series™, the ultimate Stadium Racing championship. The reliable RIBs, which are fitted with Honda engines, will provide vital on-water safety support for the sailors as they compete in close-quarters Stadium Racing on highspeed hydro-foiling catamarans, as well as transportation for VIP and media guests. Julien Carussi, Highfield's Managing Director said: "We are delighted to partner with the Extreme Sailing Series. It is our strategy to associate the Highfield name with the most prestigious sailing events around the world, promoting safe boating and sailing.
Gill, the leading global sailing clothing brand is proud to be the official technical clothing sponsor to the J/70 Worlds, held in Porto Cervo. 175 teams from all over the world come to experience Porto Cervo’s ideal competitive sailing conditions; characterised by prevailing north-westerly breezes which make it an outstanding place to sail in crystal clear, emerald-coloured sea. Combined with the prestigious yacht club, Costa Smeralda, who are celebrating their 50th year celebrations this event looks to set the standard for future Worlds. With a strong background in performance sail racing, Gill has the perfect blend of technical innovation and cutting-edge design which is integral with what is considered to be the “world’s fastest growing one design fleet”
TECHNOHULL TO DEBUT IN ASIA-PACIFIC AT SYDNEY INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW 2017. The Greek shipyard on display with two hulls of the seaDNA999 at the leading Australian boat show (August 3-7, 2017) with its exclusive dealer Ray White Marine. The largest boat show in the Southern Hemisphere Sydney International Boat Show is the perfect event for such an important premiere. This 10.3 meter RIB is available with several different layouts. With its eight propulsion options, the RIB can reach a top speed of 90 knots. The Greek shipyard Technohull will enter the Asia-Pacific market with a great debut at the upcoming Sydney International Boat Show (August 3-7, 2017). Two hulls of the seaD- NA999 are going to make a splash with the Australian exclusive distributor Ray White Marine.