An exciting exercise with the Coastguard Rescue Helicopter 175 was the highlight of a fun-packed day at Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service.
Ancasta will present the world launch of the Beneteau Swift Trawler 35 at the 2017 TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show, as well as the UK launch of the Prestige 520, and UK debuts of the Oceanis 51.1, Oceanis Yacht 62 and Swift Trawler 50.
Police, bomb disposal and ambulance crews will be among the large collection of emergency services showcasing their skills at Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service’s 10th anniversary open day.
A volunteer lifeboat coxswain has been recognised for dedicating 40 years to saving lives at sea for HM Coastguard.
Rescuers from an independent lifeboat station were called into action five times in less than 24 hours to assist a host of people in trouble at sea.
Ancasta picked up Best Dealer Sailing Yachts 2017 award at the annual Beneteau Dealer Awards, held on 27th June 2017 in Bordeaux, France.
Survitec is delighted to announce that two of its leading brands, Crewsaver & DSB, will be sponsoring Kieler Woche which takes place 17th – 25th June 2017.
The second edition of the Gosport Charity Pursuit officially started off at Gilkicker Point in the eastern Solent on Saturday the 10th of June. The sunny weather was perfect. 23 yachts had registered but only 16 were able to cross the start line and head off on a fetch towards the Nab Tower.
With the 35th America’s Cup just days away, Crewsaver, Technical Supplier to Artemis Racing, has supplied the team with the latest buoyancy aid technology advancing the design both in terms of safety features and overall performance gains.
Hundreds of young people have had the opportunity to get on the water and many more visitors explored the on shore activities at the second Gosport Marine Festival, which took place on Saturday 27th May 2017.
Hamble Yacht Services Refit & Repair (HYSRR) will be showcasing Jet Thrusters and Quick Marine products alongside its range of services on its stand (PO12) at Seawork 2017, which takes from place from 13th-15th June 2017.
Gosport’s star sailor Alex Thomson will officially open the Gosport Marine Festival on Saturday, May 27th. Invited to perform the opening, Alex said ‘I’m delighted! I learned competitive sailing here and Gosport is the incubator for many of our finest ocean racers, men and women...'
Kraken Yachts Ltd. has opened up a new sales head office near Southampton (UK) in Swanwick Marina on the river Hamble.
Kevin Dibley (designer of the new range of Kraken Yachts blue water cruisers) has been named ‘2017 Yacht Designer of the Year’ at the Asian Marine and Boating Awards ceremony.
Matt Sheahan spoke to over 130 press and industry guests at the sixth annual MAA Press Lunch, which took place today, Friday 12th May 2017.
Kraken Yachts will be at London On-Water (8-11th June 2017) to introduce the Kraken 50, Kraken 58 and Kraken 66 models to visitors to the show.
Crewsaver has today announced the renewal of its partnership with the Andrew Simpson Foundation (ASF). Extended for an additional three years, the partnership sees Crewsaver supply equipment to the Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre (ASSC) in Weymouth, UK, prizes for Bart's Bash and also, through a new extended agreement, equipment to a variety of sailing projects that are supported by the Foundation.
Crewsaver's #LifejacketSafe campaign continues to highlight importance of wearing a personal flotation device and ensuring it is worn correctly and well maintained.
Ancasta has announced its line up of Beneteau Sail and Power boats for Poole Harbour Boat Show 2017.
Crewsaver has announced that it has been selected to be the Official Safety Provider to the 35th America’s Cup, which will take place in Bermuda from 26th May to 27th June 2017.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys is proud to announce that it has been awarded The Queen's Award for Enterprise 2017 in recognition of its outstanding growth and contribution to international trade.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has teamed up with some of the leading stainless, carbon, composite and inflatable manufacturers and is designing and building fully customisable deck equipment for superyachts.
Crewsaver is delighted to announce its continued sponsorship of the Scottish Series, providing this year's event with six 2'6" dumpy mark buoys.
Following the success of the Crewsaver ISO Ocean liferaft, Crewsaver is delighted to announce the launch of two new liferafts; the Crewsaver Mariner and the Crewsaver ISO.
The new Kraken 50, with its unique integral Zero Keel™, is now in production, and is due to be launched at the end of 2017.
MasterCraft Boats UK, through its bespoke tenders division, has partnered with Superyacht Tenders and Toys to offer its watersports tenders to the widest possible market.
World-leading Gosport-based marine safety equipment manufacturer, Crewsaver, to be an official event sponsor of Gosport Marine Festival 2017, which will take place on Saturday 27th May 2017.
Following the success of Mara Buoy in the UK, Jebb Smith Ltd has licensed Mara Buoy RI LLC to manufacture, market and sell the Mara Buoy products into the USA, Canada and the Caribbean. Their sales office, headed up by Mark Donahue, is based in Tiverton, Rhode Island.
As part of an ongoing sponsorship agreement, Crewsaver will be donated a generous array of prizes to the Crewsaver Warsash Spring Championship, which takes place over two weekends this April.
With the America’s Cup fast approaching, high performance sailing is on everybody’s mind and we find ourselves in a new era of sailing. With this revolution comes a demand for personal safety equipment that can offer the very highest in protection and performance.
Ancasta International Boat Sales has confirmed its sponsorship of the FAST40+ Class and will also be the official Brokerage Partner of the FAST40+ Circuit.
It is with great delight that Crewsaver announces the appointment of Ben Hodgson-Kerry as UK Area Sales Manager (South East). Ben has a proven knowledge of business-to-business sales and has 12 years’ experience in the marine industry.
Crewsaver is proud to announce the new appointment of Paul Callus as European & Middle East Sales Manager effective from the 6th January 2017. Paul is no stranger to the marine industry and has a strong background in both commercial and leisure marine sales and services.
South coast marina operators, Dean & Reddyhoff Ltd, has today, 1st March 2017, completed the purchase of Deacons Boatyard Ltd, located in Hamble, Hampshire.
Hamble Yacht Services Refit & Repair (HYSRR) is proud to announce its appointment as sole UK dealer for Jet Thrusters. The company is now also able to supply and install Quick Marine products.
Ancasta International Boat Sales to offer UK boating enthusiasts a unique yacht investment opportunity with Navigare Yachting.
With sales of watersports tenders increasing, Superyacht Tenders and Toys (SYTT) is pleased to have been selected by Nautique to assist in the sales and service of these to yachts.
The Venezia Certosa Marina in Venice has announced that it will play host to a video art piece co-curated by Mary Bordeaux and Nancy Marie Mithlo from 11th-19th May 2017. Boat owners who want to combine cruising with culture are encouraged to enquire now about berths.
In a pitch black, smoke-filled tunnel, Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service’s volunteer crew learned how to use a vital piece of lifesaving equipment this weekend.
Rescuers from GAFIRS (Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service) were called out by UK Coastguard on Wednesday afternoon to a safety boat in trouble just outside Portsmouth Harbour.
Advanced Rigging & Hydraulics has launched a service supplying the highest quality replacement rigging to boats based anywhere in the UK at a price that is on average 10% below the manufacturers’ RRP.
Ancasta, Prestige’s largest UK dealer, has unveiled plans for the Prestige 460, which will launch at Cannes Yachting Festival in September 2017. The Prestige 460 will be the newest luxury motor yacht in the flybridge range from the Prestige yard, one of the key players in the luxury motor yacht market.
The new MasterCraft XT21 was launched on the European market at Boot Düsseldorf and is now available through Superyacht Tenders and Toys as a bespoke superyacht tender with a Yanmar inboard diesel engine.
The Gosport Marine Festival 2017 will be held 10am – 5pm on Saturday, May 27, building on the great success of the 2015 event. Alex Thomson’s huge achievement in the Vendée Globe has once again focused attention on Gosport as the home of ocean racing.
A single manned yacht that had run aground outside Portsmouth Harbour was pulled to safety on Friday night by a volunteer lifeboat crew from Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service (GAFIRS).
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has recruited Peter Emmons in a Technical Sales role, increasing the company's specialist knowledge in this expanding area of the market.
The Venezia Certosa Marina is offering visitors the chance to explore Venice aboard their own traditional Topetta or Bragozzo, a great way for keen sailors to experience sailing along Venice's canals.
Visitors to Boot Düsseldorf 2017 will be able to view the complete Crewsaver lifejacket range at the show, including the new redesigned children's foam lifejackets.
A 17-year old boy, who fell out of a capsized dinghy and hit his head, was saved by rescuers from Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service on Saturday.
The British Marine Trades Association presented their annual awards, showcasing the best of the UK marine industry, at a sell-out gala dinner on Tuesday 10th January 2017.
The Prestige 630, the newest luxury motor yacht fromÂ Prestige, dazzled on its UK launch on Friday 6thÂ January 2017 at London Boat Show. The Prestige 630Â is the latest in a series of impressive launches fromÂ Prestige Luxury Motor Yachts and the UK launch atÂ London Boat Show indicates the importance thatÂ Prestige places on the UK market.
Survitec Group, the world's leading marine safety equipment supplier, has formed an exciting partnership with Sunsail UK, one of the UK's largest Yacht Charter businesses, based in Port Solent.
The 300-berth Venezia Certosa Marina inÂ Venice is a hidden gem, situated less than 10 minutes from St Mark's Square. The marina boastsÂ Bruno TroublÃ©, founder of the LouisÂ Vuitton Cup, amongst its berthÂ holders.
Crewsaver has announced its attendance at London Boat Show, where visitors will be able to immerse themselves in Crewsaver's collection of safety equipment and benefit from exclusive offers.
The Gosport & Fareham Inshore Rescue Service New Year's Day Swim was the most popular ever held by the charity with some 531 brave bathers taking a dip in the sea. Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles, Where's Wally, a caveman and a Christmas Pudding were amongst the swimmers taking a chilly plunge.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has partnered with Superyacht Operating Systems (SOS) to give clients the option of signing up to SOS' Total Superyacht Checklist App as an add-on when purchasing larger more complex tenders, toys and equipment.
Performance Sailing Shopâ€™s handy Wish List function enables customers to create a Wish List of sailing kit from adidas, Crewsaver, HenriÂ Lloyd, Musto and Rooster, and then share the list via email to drop a hint to anyone who might be lookingÂ to buy them a present.
The Survitec Group Marine Industry Regatta team is hosting a drinks reception on the opening day of London Boat Show 2017 to enable the industry to find out more about the event from members of the organising team, whilst enjoying some bubbly and nibbles.
A major multi-agency search for possible missing persons in The Solent was launched on Saturday (December 10) after Gosport Independent Lifeboat discovered two illuminated torches floating in the sea.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has added custom designed and built games decks to the range of products that it can offer, building on the growing trend for outdoor games space.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has added an ultra-fast Jet Ski that can do 0-60 in under three seconds (faster than a Ferrari 458 Spider) to its range of yacht toys.
Crewsaver is delighted that its â€œHigh Impactâ€ ErgoFit 50N EX has been nominated for the prestigious Yachts & Yachting Kit Innovation Award for 2017!
MarineGiftCards.com, a website selling eGiftcards for sailing kit and marine products, has a range of eGiftcards to make buying gifts easy this Christmas. With a selection of outlets to choose from, the cards are the ideal gift for those who love boating or watersports. Choose from Henri Lloyd, Landau or Performance Sailing Shop eGiftcards, which can then be used on the retailerâ€™s website to purchase anything from a GoPro Hero4 to a SUP board on the Landau website or from thermal base layers to lifejackets from PerformanceSailingShop.com.
Advanced Rigging & Hydraulics (ARH), the UK's leading yacht rigging and yachting hydraulics business, is expanding its team as the company experiences strong growth. As part of this expansion, ARH is looking to recruit a Yacht Rigger at its Port Hamble facility.
The new XT20 is MasterCraftâ€™s latestÂ multi-sport model and SuperyachtÂ Tenders and Toys has confirmed that itÂ will be available as a bespoke superyacht tender with a Yanmar dieselÂ inboard conversion.
Ancasta, Prestigeâ€™s UK dealer, has announced that Prestige will bring three of the largest models from its range to London Boat Show 2017, including the Prestige 630, which will have its UK debut at the event.
Immerse yourself in Crewsaverâ€™s â€˜World of Lifejacketsâ€™ at METSTRADE 2016 - Stand 03.128 Crewsaver has become one of the only lifejacket and buoyancy aid manufacturers able to provide the global commercial and leisure sectors with a comprehensive catalogue of personal lifesaving products following the launch of its new buoyancy aid range at METSTRADE 2016.
Crewsaver launches pioneering new buoyancy aid collection at METSTRADE 2016, stand 03.128, to create complete personal lifesaving range A large percentage of the boating world still does not wear any kind of personal flotation device. As a manufacturer of integral safety equipment the challenge for Crewsaver has been to reduce this number through the design of safe, comfortable and stylish personal flotation equipment including this brand new range of buoyancy aids.
It is with delight that the Marine Industry Regatta team announces that, following the success of last yearâ€™s event, the regatta will be back for 2017! Taking place on Wednesday 17th May 2017, the regatta promises to be another fantastic day of sailing, networking, charity fundraising and no doubt a large amount of competitive raillery for all participants
Ancasta is offering support to UK buyers heading to Nautic Paris, which will see the world premiere of the Beneteau Sense 51. As the UKâ€™s largest Beneteau dealer, Ancasta is well placed to help UK buyers with appointments to see this and models from Ancastaâ€™s new boat brands.
Following the huge success of the revival of this historic regatta in 2016, the Royal Lymington Cup returns in June 2017 with a new headline sponsor â€œThe Ancasta Groupâ€.
Ancasta will present the UK debut of the Prestige 630 at the 2017 London Boat Show in January 2017. Ancasta is the UK and Balearics' largest Prestige Luxury Motor Yachts dealer. Also at the show will be the Beneteau Sense 57, the big sister of the new Sense 51 which premieres Paris in December.
Ocean Youth Trust South's new sail training vessel, Prolific, was re-launched on Monday 24th October 2016 following a 12-month refit at Saxon Wharf, Southampton.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has seen an increase in demand for its Tender Refit, Repair and Refurbishment packages in 2016.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has teamed up with 212 Yachts to provide a stress-free tender charter service. Being able to offer this new service enhances Superyacht Tenders and Toys own fully comprehensive service range.Â The company has earned a reputation for first class service and is the go-to place for all tender needs.
Yak is delighted to announce the winners of its #WheresYakAt and #WheresYakAtDoubleUp photo competition, which was launched in May 2016 with the chance to win Â£500 and Â£1000 worth of Yak adventure gear.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has supplied three custom black high-performing HPC Revolution electric bikes, which can hit speeds of over 40mph, to exciting new build MY Cloudbreak.
The #WheresYakAt competition has been hugely popular and with less than 1 week to go, you can still enter and be in with the chance of winning up to Â£1000 worth of Yak Adventure Equipment!
A unique opportunity to purchase a Spirit P40, whose iconic lines and structural integrity reflects Spirit Yachtsâ€™ modern classic design and build.
Find us on stand L-34. Â Yak Adventure Equipment is delighted to be back at PADDLEexpo and this yearâ€™s show sees the exciting launch of the pioneering High Back 60N buoyancy aid.
AFECO, the number one independent specialist in biological waste treatment in the marine sector, is expanding its presence in the superyacht market with a range of unique bespoke wastewater treatment management and support packages tailored specifically for the superyacht sector.
Crewsaver has had a great response to its #LifejacketSafe campaign from visitors to the 2016 Southampton Boat Show.
Teams from across the UK marine industry came together on the evening of Tuesday 20th September 2016 to help raise Â£1000 for the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and G4 Surgery at Southampton General Hospital at the annual Marine Advertising Agency 5-a-side football tournament.
The new Beneteau Sense 57, which makes its UKÂ debut at the 2016 Southampton Boat Show, was christened by Dame Ellen MacArthur, on theÂ opening day of the show, Friday 16th September 2016. Ancasta, the UKâ€™s largest Beneteau Sail dealer,Â is presenting the Sense 57 at the show.
Ancasta is celebrating after the Lagoon 42 was announced as the winner in the hMultihull category in the 2016 Sailing Today awards, which were presented at Southampton Boat Show on Friday 16th September 2016.
Following on from the success of theÂ Mara Buoy, an innovative new mooring buoy for yachts and small commercial vessels, Mara Engineering for the Sea (Mara EFS) has developed a further version of the buoy called the Mara Buoy Static.
Yak Adventure Equipment is delighted to announce the launch of the long-awaitedÂ Yak High Back 60N buoyancy aid. The High Back 60N features an innovative High Back, raised back solution, to ensure maximum comfort when out on the water.
Crewsaver has revealed the exclusive Southampton Boat Show offers that will be available through its retail network at the show, which takes place 16th â€“ 25th September 2016.
Superyacht Tenders & Toys is delighted to jointly announce, with Yacht Carbon Offset, the introduction of its Yacht Carbon Offset option for craft with engines over 75hp.
Performance Sailing Shop, the online retailer selling the very best technical sailing clothing and lifejackets at www.performancesailingshop.comÂ ,Â is offering visitors to Southampton Boat Show a Â£10 discount on all its range when they enter its competition to win a Henri Lloyd Freedom jacket and hi-fits, worth Â£435.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys (SYTT) willÂ have its designer on hand at Monaco YachtÂ Show, which takes place 28th September toÂ 1st October 2016, to offer custom tenderÂ design by appointment at the show.
John Bland, the Managing Director of Tecsew, the south coast based yacht canopy company, has been given the accolade of starring on the cover of his industryâ€™s top trade title, Specialty Fabrics Review, cementing Tecsew's position as world leaders in the field of boat canvas CAD design.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys (SYTT) outfitted two thirdsÂ of all new build yachts built in Germany in the first half of 2016 - cementing its position as the go-to supplier for tenders and toys to new builds.
Crewsaver to take the lead on lifejacket safety launching 'Are you #LifejacketSafe' campaign at Southampton Boat Show 2016.
Companies and organisations to be given opportunity to view complete range of Code of Practice 'boat coding' products from Survitec and leading leisure brand, Crewsaver, at Southampton Boat Show 2016.
Ancasta has announced that the Prestige 560 will have her UK debut at Southampton Boat Show.
Crewsaver is thrilled to announce the launch of the new Euro 100N lifejacket designed specifically for children. This launch coincides with fun and fresh updates to the existing range to bring you the complete Childrenâ€™s Lifejacket Range.
Ancasta is offering to help UK clients looking to see World Launches from Lagoon, Prestige and Beneteau at Cannes Yachting Festival, which takes place 6th-11th September 2016
Ancasta International Boat Sales is celebrating 35 years of successful yacht brokerage and new boat sales. As part of the celebrations, Ancasta is running a big â€œ35â€ promotion, which is available to those purchasing a used boat before the end of August this year.
Ancasta will present the UK debut of the Beneteau Oceanis 41.1, Oceanis 38.1 and the Sense 57 at the 2016 Southampton Boat Show as Beneteau moves both sail and power boats on to the water for this year's show.
Gosport Marine Scene (GMS) has severely criticised the transport plans for the Solent area published by the Local Enterprise Partnership and Hampshire County Council.Â â€˜Have they forgotten that Gosport exists?â€™
A week today, all six Americaâ€™s Cup teams will be holding a Pro-Am event on the Solent in aid of the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation (ASSF). Visit www.assf-proam.com/ to start bidding for one of 11 Guest Racer places in this unique sailing event. Thereâ€™s only a few days left to secure your place on board with the auction closing at 1200 hours BST on Monday 18th July.
Following the development of Mara Buoy, an innovative new mooring buoy for yachts and small commercial vessels, Mara Engineering for the Sea (Mara EFS) is launching a buoy trial incentive scheme at Seawork (Stand SB26) this year.
A team of volunteer Gosport Ambassadors will be on hand this summer during the big events that will be attracting thousands of visitors and tourists to the town, offering visitors a personal welcome. Â
Survitec Group is excited to announce the supply of the Crewfit 165N Sport to MBNA Thames Clippers' for its fleet of 15 catamarans.
Fifteen teams from across the marine industry set sail yesterday from Port Solent to compete in the 2016 Survitec Group Marine Industry Regatta.Â The teams enjoyed breakfast and a pre-race briefing at the Port House before the fleet of Sunsail Match 40â€™s left the marina at 09:30. With Ian Walker, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing Skipper and winner of the Volvo Ocean Race, competing as skipper on the JMST/ASSF boat, the pressure was on as the teams made for the racecourse.
The Marine Industry Regatta takes place tomorrow and we are delighted to announce a huge selection of prizes are up for grabs during the event and available to all competitors, including: 1st Place â€“ Boating Business trophy and a bag of Crewsaver Artemis Race Crewfit 180N Pro lifejackets, one for each competitor
Survitec Group introduces the latest addition to the CrewsaverÂ immersion suit range, the Crew Endurance Plus, at Seawork 2016 (14-16 June 2016).
Survitec Group is delighted to launch its pioneering CrewsaverÂ single chamber Workvest range, ideal for the working marine market, at Seawork 14-16th June 2016, the range includesÂ the Crewfit XD lifejacket providing the ultimate in comfort, performance & buying flexibility.
The inaugural Gosport Peninsula Charity Pursuit was officially started off Gilkicker Point in the eastern Solent on Saturday 21st May. All 20 yachts with all 96 crew onboard crossed the finish line after the fun chase around the solent.
Hamble Yacht Services Refit & Repair is proud to announce that they have been recognised as anÂ Official Service Centre for Lewmar sail and powerboat hardware. The Hamble based facility is now the recognised Official Service Centre in the UK.
The Marine Industry Regatta team is delighted to announce that Marine Resources has come on board as BBQ and prize giving sponsor for the Marine Industry Regatta 2016.
Producer of the new Swallows and Amazons film, Nick Barton, spoke to over 150 press and industry guests at the fifth annual MAA Press Lunch. The annual event, which took place on Friday 13th May 2016, is organised by Marine Advertising Agency (MAA) in conjunction with Dean & Reddyhoff, and was the biggest yet.
Yak Adventure Equipment is delighted to announce that following the success of last yearâ€™s #WheresYakAt competition, the mischievous Yaks are back and this time you decide the winner. There's a chance to win up to Â£1000 worth of Yak gear.
Performance Sailing Shop, a new online retailer selling the very best technical sailing clothing and lifejackets at www.performancesailingshop.com, launches on Friday 13th May 2016 in time for the 2016 sailing season.
Marine Advertising Agency is now able to offer the development of online shops powered by Magento as part of its portfolio of services.
Crewsaver, Technical Supplier of Artemis Racing, is proud to introduce its pioneering new buoyancy aids designed exclusively with Artemis Racing for the prestigious 35th America's Cup.
Ancasta has announced its line up for Poole Harbour Boat Show 2016 (20-22/5/16), including a selection of sail and power boats from Prestige and Beneteau.
On the 14th May, Yak will be joining AS Watersports in Exeter for the 2016 South West Canoe Show. Visitors to this yearâ€™s show will have access to exciting offers* throughout the event including.Â Visit the Yak action station to view the almighty Yak collection where there will also be a member of the friendly Yak team to answer any questions that you may have. Donâ€™t miss out, there is something for everyone no matter what floats your boat.
Marine Industry Regatta organisers are delighted by the swift uptake of entrants for the Solent based 2016 Marine Industry Regatta. The event, running on the 1st June, looks to attract marine professionals from all sectors of the marine industry, making it the perfect opportunity to network and entertain clients and staff.
Yak Adventure Equipment and TriSUP Events are delighted to announce a new partnership for the exciting new triathlon format that introduces Stand Up Paddle Boarding in place of the traditional swim stage. All participants will be able to hire Yak Galena buoyancy aids free of charge during TriSUP events as part of the partnership. Yak will also kit out the TriSUP Event Safety Crew in Yak protective clothing and safety equipment.
International sailing charity, The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation has launched a new website which demonstrates how it is currently working to use sailing to promote health and wellbeing, and develop personal skills that will improve a young person's ability to succeed in life and work.
The Ancasta Group will be all over the Palma Boat Show 2016, which runs from 28th April to 2nd May 2016, with three different parts of the group represented at the show.
Crewsaver is delighted to be sponsoring the Silvers Marine Scottish Series in 2016, for the second year running.
Ancasta will be present at the worldâ€™s largest multihull show, the International Multihull Boat Show (Le Salon du Multicoque), which takes place in La Grande Motte, France, from 13th to 17th April 2016. As exclusive UK dealers for Lagoon Catamarans, Ancasta will be representing the brandâ€™s Power and Sail models at the show again this year.
The Marine Industry Regatta is excited to announce that Ian Walker will be the guest speaker at this yearâ€™s Regatta
The Portsmouth Harbour Multihull Show will be held at Haslar Marina in Gosport between 24th and 26th June 2016. Ancasta will have a strong presence as exclusive UK dealer for Lagoon Catamarans. showcasing two of Lagoonâ€™s popular models the Lagoon 42 and Lagoon 450F.
Ancasta has announced the great incentives that it is offering to buyers over its Easter Promotion period, which starts 25th March and runs to 3rd April 2016.
Ancasta International Boat Sales 2016 Easter Promotion, the Ancasta Spring Collection Event, Europeâ€™s biggest brokerage event, starts on Friday 25th March and runs to 3rd April 2016. The ten-day event spans two weekends, maximising the opportunities for buyers to view the boats of their choice.
Used in high profile sailing events around the world, Crewsaver inflatable mark buoys are excellent quality; highly duration and offering great visibility.
MarineÂ Advertising Agency (MAA) is celebrating being named Best Marine Company to Work For in the under 10 employees category at the British Marine awards
Crewsaver supports the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation Grant Programme by providing buoyancy aids to Garden Route Sailing Academy, South Africa.
Crewsaver has fantastic offers for visitors to the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show looking to get kitted out for the season ahead.
Landau UK is the latest company to become a MarineGiftCards.com partner meaning that Landau UK eGiftcards will now be available exclusively at MarineGiftCards.com.
It is with great pleasure that Crewsaver proudly announces its continued partnership with Warsash Sailing Club to support the Warsash Spring Series and the Crewsaver Warsash Spring Championship for a second year.
The Marine Industry Regatta team is delighted to announce that Marine Super Store has come on board as chandlery sponsor for the Marine Industry Regatta 2016.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys has outfitted Crystal Cruises newest most-luxurious ship, the Crystal Esprit, with water toys for the enjoyment of its guests.
Gosport Marine Scene is offering a life-changing opportunity to ten young people from Gosport inÂ the form of a sail training bursary called â€˜Gosport Marine Futuresâ€™, which includes a place in theÂ Small Ships Race. All 14-17 years old living in the Gosport area can apply, no sailing experience is necessary but applicants must be up for a challenge!
Ancasta has announced the dates for the AncastaÂ Spring Collection event, which is one of Europeâ€™s biggest brokerage events. It will take place between 25th March and 3rd April 2016.Â
John Laing,Â theÂ sailing vessel operated byÂ Hampshire-based charity Ocean Youth Trust South (www.oytsouth.org/charity.asp),Â has beenÂ announced as the Sail Training Vessel of the Year by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) and the Association of Sail Training Organisations (ASTO).
Visitors to the DÃ¼sseldorf Boat Show will be able to view the complete Crewsaver lifejacket range including the brand new ErgoFit 190N Pro lifejacket by visiting the Nordwest-Funk stand.
Following the success of last year's event, Gosport Marine Scene is delighted to announce that the 2016 Gosport Boat Jumble will take place on Sunday 21st February 2016.
Stokes Bay Sailing Club, based in Gosport, has won the prestigious Yachts and Yachting Club of the Year Award for 2016.
Ancasta is celebrating the fact that two of its new boat brands, Prestige and Lagoon, were winners at the prestigious 2016 Motor Boat Awards.Â The Prestige 680 was the winner in the â€˜Flybridges over 60ftâ€™ category while the Lagoon 630 won the â€˜Trawler, Aft Cabins and Catamaransâ€™ category.
The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundationâ€™s Trading arm Andrew Simpson Sailing Trading Limited (ASSTL) has entered into an exclusive relationship with Aon UK Limited, the UKâ€™s largest Insurance broker, to launch sailing and water sports specific Marine Liability and Commercial Combined Business insurance policies to its supporters. Aon UK Limited has worked with Amlin Syndicate, a Lloydâ€™s insurer, to develop a tailored product that caters for the marine trade, marine clubs and leisure complexes.
UK marine industry excellence was celebrated at the British Marine Trades Association Dinner on Tuesday 12th January 2016, as the winners of the annual British Marine Trades Association/Boating Business Awards were announced.
The Marine Industry Regatta gained some high profile support from Ian Walker, winner of the Volvo Ocean Race with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing in 2015, who spoke of his enthusiasm for the event during a drinks reception for the regatta at London Boat Show on Friday 8th January 2016.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys launches unique service offering training to clients purchasing new yacht toys.
Ancasta presided over the UK launch of the Prestige 680, the newest luxury motor yacht from Prestige, on Friday 8th January 2016 at London Boat Show.
Marine industry invited to official Marine Industry Regatta drinks reception at London Boat Show.
Crewsaver, in partnership with Pains Wessex, launched a brand new range of pyrotechnics, aimed solely at the marine leisure market, to the trade at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in November. The London Boat Show which takes place 8th â€“ 17th January 2016 sees the complete range become available for purchase for the first time, with sales representatives on hand to talk to visitors through the entire range.
The ErgoFit 190N Pro is the new addition to the Crewsaver Fusion 3D ErgoFit range and encompasses the very best in comfort, style and performance. The ErgoFit 190N Pro maintains the high specification safety features of the ErgoFit 190N Offshore, whilst minimising external features for a sleek and professional finish.
To help children understand the importance of wearing a lifejacket, Crewsaver has created a great childrenâ€™s storybook. This fun and interactive book follows the adventures of Oliver, a young sailboat, who looks up to Rory the speedboat. Rory decides not to wear a lifejacket and gets into trouble.
Hamble Yacht Services Refit & Repair (HYSRR) showed its versatility and mastery of special projects by building an Ark for the 800th Lord Mayorâ€™s Show, which took place in London in November 2015.
Crewsaver is delighted to announce the recent appointment of Navicom, who will take on distribution of the Crewsaver leisure product range throughout France. With many top brands already being represented by Navicom, Crewsaver sees this partnership as a natural progression and are excited about working together to significantly improve the brandâ€™s presence in France.
The Royal Naval Sailing Association (RNSA) is trialing the first Mara Buoy at one of its 300 moorings in Portsmouth Harbour.
Ancasta is offering to help UK buyers plan visits to the 2015/6 winter boat shows; Nautic Paris, London Boat Show and Boot Dusseldorf.
Ancasta Race Boats has sold two more Ker 40+ growingÂ the FAST 40 circuit for 2016, which now has twelve teams confirmed, and promises to offer some of the most exciting sailing anywhere in the world.
Crewsaver launches its DAME nominated 'High Impact' buoyancy aid to the trade at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam.
Crewsaver, in partnership with Pains Wessex, launches a brand new complete range of pyrotechnics, aimed solely at the marine leisure market, to the trade at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam.
Crewsaver launched a brand new range of Crewsaver Work Vest lifejackets at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam on 17th November 2015.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys latest addition to its yacht toy portfolio, the Blob, allows clients to launch themselves over 10m into the air.
Ancasta International Boat Sales is proud to announce that the Prestige 680, the newest luxury motor yacht from Prestige, will make its UK debut at London Boat Show 2016.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys is pleased to announce the addition of a new inflatable tender, the inflatable Landing Craft (iLC) to its range of products for the large yacht and commercial ships market. The iLC is exclusively available through Superyacht Tenders and Toys.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys is excited to announce that it is adding PowerBoards, electric motor-assist Stand Up Paddleboards and eSurfboards, to its product range.
Crewsaver is pleased to announce that its Universal lifejacket light will be on display and on sale to customers at this yearâ€™s Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam, which takes place 17-19th November 2015.
Crewsaver has announced that the full range of U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) approved Crewsaver lifejackets will be showcased alongside their popular ISO approved Fusion 3D lifejacket range at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam, which takes place 17-19th November 2015.
Crewsaver will be launching its DAME nominated â€˜High Impactâ€™ buoyancy aid to the trade at the Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) in Amsterdam, which takes place 17-19th November 2015.
Gosport Marine Scene has announced that the inaugural Gosport Peninsula Charity Pursuit, a unique offshore event, will take place on Saturday 21st May 2016, with the aim of raising money for local charities whilst enjoying a day out on the water.
Superyacht Tenders and Toys announces expansion of product lines and services to the Superyacht Industry.
Marine companies from across the industry fielded players in Marine Advertising Agency's annual Southampton Boat Show 5-a-side tournament, which took place on Tuesday evening and raised Â£1000 for the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and G4 Surgery at Southampton General Hospital.
MarineGiftCards.com, a new website selling egiftcards for marine products, launched at Southampton Boat Show on Friday 11th September 2015.
Customers of Boats & Yachts Warranty, the leading provider of marine extended warranty plans, benefit from its free, unique, and convenient Vessel Vault service, a cloud-based boat maintenance management system, available to all Boats & Yachts Warranty Plan holders.
The Ker 33 IRC Racer/Cruiser from McConaghy is being presented by Ancasta at the 2015 Southampton Boat Show, where it makes its show debut from 11th to 20th September 2015.
The Ancasta team is ready for the UK premiÃ¨re of the Gran Turismo 40 from Beneteau, which is being presented for the first time in the UK at Southampton Boat Show from 11-20th September 2015.
Exclusive Crewsaver designed Artemis Racing team products for 2017 Americaâ€™s Cup to be shown at Southampton Boat Show 2015.
WIN a Crewsaver Artemis Pro lifejacket and signed picture of the Artemis Racing team at Southampton Boat Show 2015.
The future of leisure lifejackets â€“ Crewsaverâ€™s revolutionary, complete leisure lifejacket range to be showcased at Southampton Boat Show 2015.
Following the successful launch of our new complete whitewater, touring and recreational ranges, showcased at PADDLEexpo 2014, Yak is back at PADDLEexpo 2015 (17-19th September 2015) to exhibit our ever popular range and more.
AlexÂ ThomsonÂ RacingÂ areÂ pleasedÂ toÂ announceÂ SurvitecÂ GroupÂ asÂ theirÂ officialÂ marineÂ safetyÂ equipmentÂ partner.
Ocean Youth Trust South, one of the UK's leading sail charities for young people, has recently purchased a new sail training vessel named Prolific.
Ancasta has announced that the CNB 76 will be at Southampton Boat Show and is set to be the biggest sailing boat at the show, which takes place 11-20th September 2015.
Boats & Yachts Warranty, the leading provider of marine extended warranty plans, is offering everyone who completes a quote or purchases a Warranty Plan before 30th September 2015 the chance to win their warranty up to the value of Â£4000.
The long awaiting Ker 40+ looks set for total domination, says Ancasta, having beaten many other well established campaigners on their very first outing in the 2015 J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race.
The official charity of the America's Cup World Series Portsmouth, The 1851 Trust is to partner with The Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation to deliver inspiring sailing taster sessions to school children in Portsmouth and the surrounding areas throughout the summer holidays.
Crewsaver announces today that it has been selected by Artemis Racing to become its Official Safety Supplier for the 35th America's Cup.
Boats & Warranty, the leading provider of marine extended warranty plans, is delighted to announce that over 100 companies have joined its Partner Programme since the launch of the programme in late 2014.
Hundreds of young people have taken the opportunity to try the many water sports on offer on the Gosport peninsula as thousands of visitors enjoyed the first ever Gosport Marine Festival.
A series of high profile appointments is helping to drive forward Survitec Group's service and distribution business in the UK.
Bart’s Bash, the global sailing event in aid of the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation, has launched participant sign up with the help of some of the world’s best in the sport of sailing.
Twenty five Ancasta Motorboat Club members enjoyed this year's Rally, which took place over the second May bank holiday weekend. The club met in Lymington Yacht Haven on Friday 22nd May for a briefing, drinks and a bite to eat at the Mayflower Pub.
Crewsaver is delighted to announce its new key partnership with Gosport Marine Scene CIC starting with support for Gosport Marine Festival on 13th June 2015.
Ocean Reunion will row 3,000 nautical miles across the world's second largest ocean keeping warm, dry and comfortable thanks to clothing from Yak, including Yak dry cags, trousers and thermals.
Ocean Reunion will row 3,000 nautical miles across the world's second largest ocean, competing in "The World's Toughest Race", thanks to Crewsaver, the team will have all the necessary safety equipment aboard during the row.
Over 120 press and industry guests attended the fourth annual MAA Press Lunch, organised by Marine Advertising Agency in conjunction with Dean & Reddyhoff, at Haslar Marina on Friday, 15th May 2015.
Mara Engineering for the Sea (Mara EFS) is developing an innovative new mooring buoy for yachts and small commercial vessels, and is currently testing a prototype of the new product.
Flattens: Furling Battens designers follow up prestigious 2014 METS DAME nomination with plans for expanded range
The Portsmouth Harbour Multihull Show will be held at Haslar Marina in Gosport between the 5th and the 7th June 2015.
Boats & Yachts Warranty, the leading provider of marine extended warranty plans, has launched a dedicated mobile website making it easier for customers to get quotes, manage their warranties and submit claims whilst on the move.
Crewsaver is delighted to announce a new partnership with Silvers Marine Scottish Series. Crewsaver is the safety partner and product sponsor of the 41st edition of the series.
Following the success of the recently launched Crewsaver Fusion 3D lifejacket range, Crewsaver is delighted to announce the Crewsaver Fusion 3D lifejacket stockist programme.
Ancasta International Boat Sales is proud to announce the imminent launch of the Prestige 680, the newest luxury motor yacht from Prestige, which will have its world premiere at Cannes in September 2015.
Crewsaver is delighted to announced the appointment of a dedicated Business Development manager for Crewsaver Benelux, Jirja de Kool.
Ancasta has announced the details of the buyers' incentives for the Ancasta Easter Collection, Europe's biggest brokerage event, which takes place 3rd-12th April 2015.
Crewsaver is delighted to be returning to the 2015 RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show and has some great offers for visitors to the show, plus the chance to win an entire set of Crewsaver Phase2 dinghy gear each day at the show!
The new Reckmann MF series of manual furling systems will replace the RS2000, which has been in production since 1990, and Advanced Rigging & Hydraulics has exclusivity as dealers for Reckmann in the UK.
Ancasta International Boat Sales announces that vendors listing their boats with them now will also be part of Europe's biggest brokerage event, the Ancasta Easter Collection, which will take place this year between 3rd and 12th April 2015.
Crewsaver is delighted to announce the new appointment of Tom Bowker as European Sales Manager – Leisure. Tom has devoted his career to the marine industry and has a particularly strong sales and customer service focused background. Both his role as Area Sales Manager for SailLaser & LaserPerformance and as UK Training and Fleet Sales Manager for RS Sailing have been heavily focused on building on and developing business to business relationships.
Yak is delighted to announce the new appointment of Tom Bowker as European Sales Manager. Tom has devoted his career to the marine industry and has a particularly strong sales and customer service focused background. Both his role as Area Sales Manager for SailLaser & LaserPerformance and as UK Training and Fleet Sales Manager for RS Sailing have been heavily focused on building on and developing business to business relationships.
The Marine Trades Association/Boating Business Awards, which recognise excellence in individuals and companies working in the UK marine industry, were presented at the Marine Trades Association (MTA) Dinner at the CWM FX London Boat Show on Tuesday 13th January 2015. Panels from Boating Business and the MTA consider the nominations for the annual awards, which were presented in front of a packed audience of industry professionals at Gaucho at the O2. The awards are sponsored by Boating Business, Matchtech, Ocean Safety and Boatshop24.
Crewsaver's complete range of 3D lifejackets will be on full display at Dusseldorf Boat Show 2015 (17-25/1/15). A member of the Crewsaver sales team will be on hand to talk visitors through the entire range.
Crewsaver is proud to announce that the newly launched, complete range of 3D lifejackets will be on sale to the public for the very first time at the 2015 CWM FX London Boat Show.
Gosport Marine Scene is delighted to announce that on 15th February 2015, after an absence of ten years, Gosport will once again host a Boat Jumble. Gosport Marine Scene is proud to have revived this popular local marine event The 2015 Gosport Boat Jumble will be run by Chaddock and Fox Promotions and will be held on Sunday 15th February 2015 at Haslar Marina.
Town’s marine organisations come together to make a splash with Gosport Marine Festival Gosport Marine Festival 2015 will take place on Saturday 13 June at Gosport’s Waterfront Millennium Promenade, Timespace and Haslar Marina.
Crewsaver recently launched the first complete range of leisure lifejackets. By using the same Fusion 3D technology developed in the hugely successful ErgoFit range, Crewsaver is moulding the future of leisure lifejackets - whatever you level there is now a Crewsaver to suit. The complete range of 3D lifejackets will be on sale to the public for the very first time at CWM FX London Boat Show 2015.
Tecsew, the south coast based yacht canopy company, has announced it is extending its special 30th anniversary offer, giving customers 10% off orders, to cover all orders placed up to 18th January 2015.
Crewsaver has strengthened its team with two key appointments.
Ancasta is delighted to be back at the 2015 CWM FX London Boat Show with its new boat brand teams to showcase selected models from Beneteau & Prestige.
Crewsaver is proud to announce the launch of its complete leisure lifejacket range. The new Crewfit Pro, Crewfit Sport and Crewfit Junior lifejackets use Fusion 3D technology developed in the hugely successful ErgoFit collection, and complete the 3D range
A year on from the successful launch of the Crewsaver Phase2 complete dinghy range, Crewsaver is pleased to announce the addition of a full length Phase2 wetsuit to the range.
Crewsaver is pleased to announce the launch of the Seacrewsader 290N 3D, a new addition to its industrial and commercial range.
Flattens furling battens have been nominated for a 2014 DAME award at this year's Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS), which takes place in Amsterdam (18-20th November 2014). Flattens were designed in the UK by Primrose Fry Technologies. Being nominated for a DAME award recognises the years of development that have produced this completely new concept in furling battens.
There’s more to see - and more to want – at Yak. The future of paddling kit is here! Hundreds witnessed its unveiling by Yak at PADDLEexpo 2014. Drawn in by the colours and innovative technology, paddlers of all disciplines will be gearing up with Yak for the 2015 season and beyond.
Crewsaver gave away 11 of 30 limited edition Crewfit lifejacket and accessory box sets worth over £500 to members of the general public in daily prize draws during the PSP Southampton Boat Show, as part of the celebration of 30 years of the Crewfit inflatable lifejacket.
Ancasta has announced four exclusive buying incentives to celebrate its Autumn Collection. The incentives are available on boats purchased between 3rd and 12th October 2014.
The future of paddle kit is here. Witness its unveiling by Yak at this September’s PADDLEexpo. See how paddlers of all disciplines will be gearing up for the 2015 season and beyond.
Over 100 players in 16 teams competed in the Marine Advertising Agency’s annual 5-a-side tournament on Tuesday evening, which raised £1,000 for the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) and G4 Surgery at Southampton General Hospital.
Unlike traditional furling battens, the deceptively simple yet effective design of the Flattens really works. The leech is as controllable as it would be with normal, non-furling battens plus, when furled, your sail not only stays put, but can actually hold a tighter furl than a sail with no battens at all.
Nautilus Yachting’s new 2015 sailing holidays brochure is out now. New for 2015 is a new flotilla in the Greek Sporades islands, a new base at Blue Lagoon on St Vincent (offering one-way sailing from St Vincent to Grenada), new bases in the Med at San Antonio in Ibiza and Portoroz in Slovenia, with access to the Italian Adriatic. Plus an RYA school in Aegina has been added, giving more options for getting an RYA qualification in the sun!
The Ancasta Group has re-branded and re-launched HYS Rigging as Advanced Rigging & Hydraulics. Dennis Fisher and Neil Brinsdon, who have spearheaded the changes, felt it had become necessary due to the unprecedented demands for rigging expertise outside of the marine industry.
Crewsaver is excited to reveal the Crewsaver ErgoFit Extreme lifejacket at the PSP Southampton Boat Show; designed exclusively with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing to meet the specific needs of the ocean racer.
Crewsaver is celebrating the 30th anniversary of the design of the Crewfit inflatable lifejacket at the Southampton Boatshow.
Even the best can be improved upon; Crewsaver proudly announces the launch of the new Crewfit 165N
Crewsaver is excited to reveal the Crewsaver ErgoFit Extreme lifejacket at the PSP Southampton Boat Show; designed exclusively with Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing to meet the specific needs of the ocean racer.
Ancasta has announced what is set to be the "biggest brokerage event of 2014", the Ancasta Autumn Collection, with incentives for buyers on offer between the 3rd and 12th October 2014.
Ancasta International Boat Sales will have their professional teams and Brand Managers on hand throughout the entire 10 days of the show to conduct viewings and help people with their enquiries.
Crewsaver are pleased to announce a new range of lifejacket lights, suitable for all foam lifejackets of the type most commonly used for quick deployment in an emergency among some of the largest cruise ships and commercial vessels worldwide.
It promised to be bigger and better and, with 273 entries across 51 fleets, the largest entry seen since 2007, the Crewsaver Abersoch Dinghy Week 2014 was certainly an event not to be missed.
Yak, the perfect partner for all paddling adventurers, is delighted to announce the launch of a pioneering new Whitewater range. The new range includes buoyancy aids and technical clothing for the wilder side of whitewater action.
Preparations are well underway for the 48th year of the Crewsaver 24 hour race at West Lancashire Yacht Club, Southport. Entries are already up on last year with 52 boats signed up. The event takes place 13th and 14th September.
The marine business network, Gosport Marine Scene, has launched its new website providing yachtsmen, visiting boat owners and businesses with a one-click route to all the facilities and information they need in the thriving marine town of Gosport.
Tecsew, the Gosport based yacht canopy company who brought real excitement to the marine textile industry with their innovative use of 3D CAD design, is now celebrating 30 years of delighting customers with their boat covers, canopies, sprayhoods, biminis and awnings.
You Boat, Gosport's destination chandlery at Endeavour Quay, has recently launched its exciting new web service dedicated to retailing quality chandlery at great prices.
The Coxless Crew, four women who will be achieving a world first by rowing 8,446 miles unsupported across the Pacific Ocean in 2015, is being backed by Crewsaver with donations of vital safety equipment.
Crewsaver is pleased to introduce the Hamble Horseshoe Buoy Set into its highly successful safety range. The Crewsaver Hamble Horseshoe Buoy Set provides a high quality solution for anyone who requires the addition of a compact light to their rescue buoy.
Ancasta is excited to announce that the first KER designed cruiser racer from McConaghy Boats is due in the UK for 2014 winter series.
Ancasta has proclaimed the Portsmouth Harbour Multihull Boat Show a success having represented Lagoon Catamarans at the show over the weekend of 6th-8th June 2014.
We have great pleasure in announcing that we will be entering the Crewsaver Evolution 250N lifejacket into this year’s Innovation Awards at Seawork International – the largest and fastest growing commercial marine and workboat event, which commences June 10th.
Responding to ever-increasing demand for specialist commercial lifejackets, Crewsaver is launching its industry-leading Wind Farm and Rope Access jackets on stand B137 at Seawork 2014 in Southampton, June 10th- 12th.
The new state-of-the-art Crewsaver Fire Retardant Lifejacket is the result of intense research, development and testing in collaboration with one of the UK’s busiest fire brigades.
Crewsaver is proud to announce its new range of three brand new immersion suits - the Endurance 140N, the Endurance and the Latitude 140N.
Dickies International, Ancasta International Boat Sales and Beneteau are delighted to announce a new distribution partnership for Beneteau's highly-acclaimed power boat range in the UK's south.
The eighth Portsmouth Harbour Multihull Show will be held at Haslar Marina in Gosport between 6th and 8th June 2014 and will showcase the very best from the world of multihulls.
MAA held their third annual MAA Press Lunch in conjunction with Dean & Reddyhoff Marinas at Haslar Marina on Friday, 16th May 2014, providing an essential opportunity for leading industry figures and journalists to get together.
The new Crewsaver website is your first port of call for lifejackets, marine safety equipment and clothing Choosing Crewsaver safety gear and clothing is easy with the new website www.crewsaver.com. The intuitive new design helps customers find the product they want with just a couple of clicks.
Crewsaver Donates Clothing & Safety Equipment for 100 sailors at the new Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre Sir Ben Ainslie will open the new Andrew Simpson Sailing Centre on 9th May in Portland, Dorset. The centre will give young people and adults from all walks of the life the chance to experience the sport.
With 25 years’ experience in the design industry, the last 16 as senior yacht designer for renowned Dixon Yacht Design, Guy Newton has chosen to branch out and launch Guy Newton Design.
Saturday the 12th April saw Ancasta's Race Boat Division host a Class 40 Open Day at Hamble Yacht Services. When the call was put out inviting enthusiasts to come and "have a go" on these exceptional racing boats, Ancasta was absolutely thrilled to receive such an enthusiastic response.
Seldén has unveiled two new furling systems, the Seldén CX and Seldén GX, aimed at sailors looking to increase their boat’s performance by unfurling a Code 0 or asymmetric spinnaker.
Crewsaver lifejackets were in evidence all over the BBC coverage of the 2014 University Boat Race, which took place on Sunday 6th April 2014. The BBC's Clare Balding OBE, Olympic gold medallist Katherine Grainger and Olympic champion Tom James were all seen sporting Crewsaver lifejackets similar to the Crewfit 150N (RRP from £120).
Festival Transfers is offering visitors to Bestival the chance to kick-start their festival weekend with a high-speed RIB crossing from Portsmouth to Ryde for £32 per person return...
A unique franchise opportunity that has arisen with Ancasta on the French Riviera.
Hamble Yacht Services and Ancasta Group's Race Boat division have a fantastic offer for all Class 40 enthusiasts. They are holding a free Class 40 demo day on 12th April 2014.
The launch of the Crewsaver Phase2 dinghy range at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show this weekend was a great success, with products selling out on numerous stands across the show.
Seldén is launching three exciting new products exclusively for the dinghy market at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show, which takes place at Alexandra Palace in London on 1st and 2nd March 2014.
Crewsaver's new dinghy sailing range, Crewsaver Phase2, will be on sale at the RYA Dinghy Show 2014 this weekend, 1st & 2nd March 2014.
Ancasta announces launch of Europe’s biggest brokerage event, the Ancasta Easter Collection 2014
Ross Wilkinson has joined Survitec Group to play a key role in promoting worldwide sales growth and developing and maintaining an effective sales distribution and service network for the Crewsaver Commercial and Leisure ranges.
The Marine Trades Association/Boating Business Awards, which recognise excellence in individuals and companies working in the UK marine industry, were presented at the Marine Trades Association Dinner at the London Boat Show on Tuesday 7th January 2014.
Nautilus Yachting is exhibiting for their 21st year on stand A142 at the London Boat Show at ExCel 4-12 January 2014.
Hamble Yacht Services (HYS) has extended its offer to spread the cost of winter lay-up to include bookings made up to 31st January 2014.
Ancasta has launched a great new offer for anyone buying a model from one of their new boat brands (Beneteau, Lagoon and CNB Yachts on the sailing yacht side and Prestige on the motor yacht side) before 14th February 2014 offering cost freedom for the first year.
crewsaver launch new 'ISO Ocean Liferaft' leisure liferaft at METS 2013
Ergofit LIfejacket and accessories at METS 2013
Crewsaver's Children's lifejackets at METS 2013
Crewsaver is very proud of its safety equipment heritage which has set the benchmark for quality and performance over many years.
Crewsaver Launch 'Ergofit Clothing' at METS 2013
Crewsaver Launch 'Phase 2' dinghy range at METS 2013
Hamble Yacht Services are offering a generous helping hand this winter with savings on their laying up services.
Ancasta’s new flagship Chichester office officially opens on Saturday 26th October 2013. The new office, located in Premier Marinas’ brand new facility at Chichester Marina, reflects the value Ancasta places upon the area.
Matchtech 2 won MAA's third annual marine industry 5-a-side football tournament beating The Yacht Market in the final in a tense penalty shoot out following a 1-1 draw.
Following the successful launch of Raymarine’s high-performance Dragonfly™ Sonar/GPS with high-resolution DownVision™ sonar in February, the world leader in marine electronics is making the innovative technology available across its range of multifunction displays via the CP100 network sonar unit and in two new a Series multifunction units.
Beneteau launched the latest addition to their Monte Carlo range, the Monte Carlo 4, at the Festival de la Plaisance in Cannes in September 2013.
Crewsaver are pleased to announce the launch of the Crewsaver sponsored sailor programme, providing more support than ever to the sailing community.
Beneteau has revealed more details of the newest addition to the Oceanis range, the innovative Oceanis 38, which will launch at Southampton Boat Show in September 2013. Find images of the Oceanis 38 in the 'Beneteau launches SBS 2013' image gallery in the menu on to the right.
Beneteau has announced the World Launch of the Oceanis 38 at the 45th PSP Southampton Boat Show in September. In addition, Beneteau's exciting new motor cruiser, the Monte Carlo 5, and the cruising yacht, the Oceanis 55, will have their UK premieres at the show.
The April winner of Raymarine's new monthly Dragonfly™ Screen Capture Competition impresses with an eye-catching screen shot of a bale of turtles swimming beneath his boat in Queensland, Australia. Raymarine are challenging boaters and anglers to capture the world beneath their boat with the new Dragonfly™ with CHIRP DownVision™ sonar technology and be in with a chance of winning back the cost of their Dragonfly™ system.
The Marine Advertising Agency hosted the second MAA Press Lunch in conjunction with Dean & Reddyhoff Marinas at Haslar Marina on Friday bringing together leading names in the industry including journalists from key marine titles.
Sailcloth and marine hardware manufacturer Contender UK is pleased to announce the launch of the easy-to-use Rutgerson 1585 batten receptacle and its WeatherMax next generation fabric.
Crewsaver Senior Welding Technician, Harry Gordon, has entered his 50th year at the UK’s leading marine safety equipment manufacturer this week.
Raymarine’s high-performance Dragonfly™ Sonar/GPS brings the power and crisp detail of advanced CHIRP sonar to underwater imaging and to anglers at a very affordable price.
Last night’s Marine Industry Awards, presented at the Marine Trades Association Dinner at the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show, recognised excellence in individuals and companies working in the UK marine industry.
Crewsaver, the UK's leading marine safety and watersports manufacturer, is launching its ErgoFit range of high-performance lifejackets to consumers at the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show with two great offers on ErgoFit jackets bought at the show. Consumers are invited to come and hear more about the lifejackets' features and see one being inflated at 1pm on Saturday 12th January 2013, on Crewsaver's stand (B114).
Beneteau's new cruising yacht, the Oceanis 55, premiered at the Salon Nautique de Paris last week.
Crewsaver, the UK’s leading marine safety equipment manufacturer, is pleased to announce that it is moving into new purpose built premises as part of the company’s strategy to become a ‘Centre of Excellence’ for personal marine safety and commercial marine products. The site includes a new showroom providing retailers with the opportunity to view Crewsaver’s ranges in an accessible location as soon as they become available.
Roche Marine is pleased to announce the UK launch of StopGull, an extensive range of products to deter seabirds from yachts, motor boats and marinas.
The Racing Rules Companion 2013-2016 is a handy summary of the new racing rules. For the beginner, this is the perfect introduction to the rules to help get your racing career started.
A proper understanding of the racing rules is crucial to success on the water and there is no better person to guide you through the latest rules than Bryan Willis.
Beneteau is set to showcase its extensive range, including the new Oceanis 55, at the Salon Nautique International de Paris 2012 and Boot Düsseldorf 2013, where the Monte Carlo 5 will be launched.
Crewsaver, the UK's leading lifejacket and watersports equipment manufacturer, is pleased to announce the launch of a range of new clothing, safety kit and luggage designed for dinghy sailors.
Yak is pleased to announce the launch of its new Whitewater collection of technically superior products that offer enhanced safety, superior performance and excellent value for money.
Crewsaver, the UK's leading marine safety equipment manufacturer, launches its high-performance ErgoFit Lifejacket Collection, the "must-have" range comprising the ErgoFit 290 Ocean, ErgoFit 190 Offshore and ErgoFit 190 Coastal.
Crewsaver, the UK's leading marine safety equipment manufacturer, is pleased to announce the launch of a collection of quality safety kit for the leisure boat market.
Crewsaver is pleased to announce its new range of Children’s Lifejackets, Crewsaver Supersafe and Euro Air & Foam. Crewsaver’s stringent research and development process has led to the creation of the safest product on the market.
Fairlie Yachts, the classic boat specialist, is delighted to announce the sale of a Fairlie 53 bespoke cruising yacht through its exclusive international sales agent, Ancasta Yachts. NEW images available in the Fairlie 53 image gallery on the right.
Amazing Surfing Stories is an eclectic mix of thrilling surfing stories, from classic tales of monster waves to accounts of disaster, bravery and triumph. As well as reading about legendary surfers, there are stories that showcase unsung local heroes, alongside tales that highlight perfect breaks and beautiful beaches.
Ultimate Fishing Adventures brings together 100 of the world`s most extraordinary fishing experiences accompanied by stunning full-page images. This book covers everything; fly, lure and bait fishing in rivers, oceans and lakes.
Ultimate Canoe & Kayak Adventures showcases 100 of the world`s most extraordinary paddling experiences and is beautifully illustrated with colour photographs. This book offers something for everyone from the whitewater adrenalin junkie to the extreme sea kayaker.
Matchtech 1, one of the ten teams in the second annual 5-a-side football tournament for PSP Southampton Boat Show staff and exhibitors, has retained their title, winning the tournament for the second year running.
Beneteau is celebrating a successful Olympics and Paralympics as an official supplier to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games. Some of the boats used at the games can be seen on berths M419/M431.
Practical Boat Owner magazine revealed the winners of its 2012 PBO Green Awards at a ceremony at the PSP Southampton Boat Show today. The awards showcase those who have promoted marine industry sustainability or helped reduce boating`s impact on the environment.
Crewsaver, the UK’s leading lifejacket and watersports equipment manufacturer, has been appointed as distributor in the UK and Ireland for marine safety and emergency location beacon manufacturer McMurdo.
Practical Boat Owner magazine revealed the winners of its 2012 PBO Green Awards at a ceremony at the PSP Southampton Boat Show today. The awards showcase those who have promoted marine industry sustainability or helped reduce boating`s impact on the environment.
Ondeck Maritime Training is pleased to announce the launch of its Maritime Training Centre based in Southampton. The new centre specialises in courses for people who want to work in the marine industry as well as those already working in the industry who want to boost their job prospects.
John Bantin`s collection of diving stories promised thrilling stories of adventure beneath the waves. Tales of the exciting and the extreme rub shoulders with more poetic pieces about the people and places that make up the folklore of this fascinating sport. A compelling read for all divers.
Asymmetric Sailing is the first book to be dedicated to the subject of sailing with asymmetric spinnakers. The book covers every aspect of asymmetric sailing so you can learn the secret of getting the most from your boat.
Roche Marine is pleased to announce the UK launch of the Robship range of high-quality boating accessories designed and manufactured in Sweden.
Bluefin Engineering is pleased to announce the launch of the UK edition of its Marine Weather app providing the latest marine forecasts, live buoy data and tidal data.
Beneteau is gearing up to unveil three new models at the 2012 PSP Southampton Boat Show as part of the extensive power and sail range it will be exhibiting at the show.
Sailcloth and marine hardware manufacturer Contender UK has launched its Contender 360° service. Contender UK now offer a one-stop shop for a wide range of precision-cut, quality fabrics following its investment in a state of the art cutting machine from Blackman & White.
Swim Efficiently, Swim Fast, Swim Smooth. A swimming revolution is taking place in the UK and this is the book that Britain’s swimmers have been waiting for.
Beneteau, official supplier to the London 2012 Olympic Games, handed over a fleet powerboats to LOCOG (the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games) on Saturday in a special inauguration ceremony in Weymouth.
Harken UK is pleased to announce that its PowerSeat™ won a prestigious Innovation Award in the Renewable Energy category at the Seawork 2012 International Exhibition in Southampton last night.
Harken UK launched its new Harken PowerSeat™ today, putting the revolutionary new device through its paces by using it to ascend to unfurl a promotional banner from the rafters at the Canary Islands Fruit Terminal at the Seawork 2012 International Exhibition in Southampton, UK.
Entries are being invited now for the 2012 PBO Green Awards. The awards recognise companies and organisations efforts to go green and make boating more sustainable.
In Expert Sailing Skills Tom Cunliffe offers no nonsense advice on everything from fixing an engine to recovering a casualty from the water. The book is full of practical advice which, along with plenty of photographs and diagrams, helps sailors get the most from their sailing.