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New Swivel Block Range from Barton
Barton Marine, a leading manufacturer of sail control hardware, will launch a new innovative range of Size '0' Swivel Blocks at the Tullett Prebon London Boat Show in January. The new compact range of Barton Swivel Blocks has been specifically…
Minature Beauty in Marine Models
Marine Models of Bray specialise in the construction of half hull and complete hull models. Headed up by Ger Crowley, a keen sailor and modelmaker of some thirty-five years standing, this vastly experienced company construct marine models to all scales…
Waves of style from Helly Hansen
Helly Hansen has expanded its collection of nautical-inspired leather and canvas deck shoes with their new Latitude 90 canvas, a lightweight lace-up canvas plimsoll. Breathable and featuring hand-stitched details and side eyelets, the shoe has a clean-cut classic look, and…
Keep Warm and Dry with SealSkinz Range
All you sports and outdoor lovers will be glad to hear that leading products from SealSkinz® Sport and the SealSkinz® Active Range are now available in the Republic of Ireland. Catering for wet and cold winters, SealSkinz® products are designed…
Crewsaver Releases New 190n Lifejacket
Crewsaver says it has 'raised the bar' on lifejacket design with the launch of an all-new Crewfit lifejacket aimed squarely at today's boating enthusiast. The Crewfit 190N is packed with cutting edge design features and offers exceptional performance in the…
Merchandise Collections for Brawn GP & Jenson Button
Whilst not strictly for sailors, the new ‘Champions’ and ‘Victory’ ranges by Henri Lloyd have been designed to celebrate Brawn GP and Jenson Button’s respective successes in winning the 2009 FIA Formula One Constructors’ and Drivers’ Championships with one race…
Performance Eyewear from Henri Lloyd
Henri Lloyd has entered into the performance eyewear market with a highly developed range of lightweight sunglasses using Hydrophobic technology, specifically designed for the racing sailor. Have a look over the fold at the Quantum – which Henri Lloyd claims…
Blue Eco Jacket from Henri Lloyd nominated for DAME Award
The new Henri Lloyd Blue Eco Jacket has been nominated for a DAME Award 2009, following the success from 2008 when they won their category with the TP2 Shadow 2G Jacket. Since its introduction in 1991, the DAME Award has…
Henri Lloyd's Ocean and Offshore Range
As you'll have seen from www.afloat.ie recently, Henri Lloyd have launched a host of new products recently. Having spent the last 45 years working with professional ocean racing sailors developing performance ocean wear, they believe there should be no compromise…
All in the bag with Henri Lloyd
The style-conscious sailing traveller should look carefully at Henri Lloyd’s new CSL Luggage Collection, which could turn a few heads this season. The Henri Lloyd design team have listened to what sailors want and have come up with a selection…
Octogrip Stealth trainers from Henri Lloyd
Racing sailors searching for a lightweight sailing shoe need look no further than Henri Lloyd’s Octogrip Stealth trainer. Used by some of the world’s top sailors aboard some of the fastest, high-performance racing boats in the world, these shoes have…
Launch of brand-new range from Helly Hansen
Next year’s London Boat Show (8-17 January), will see global sportswear brand, Helly Hansen return to ExCeL with its new Hydro Power sailing range for 2010. All visitors to the show will be able to see the new collection on…
Henri Lloyd for the cruising/coastal sailor
Another new line from Henri Lloyd, the TP2 Ventura Jacket and Coastal Hi-Fit trousers from their Coastal & Inshore Range, have been developed for the cruising/coastal sailor looking for comfort and durability. Manufactured using highly breathable and 100% waterproof/windproof TP2…
Infinite Recycling, only from Henri Lloyd
With the new Henri Lloyd Blue Eco range, the company has become the first international marine clothing company to engage in an infinite recycling programme. The Blue Eco Jacket and Hi Fit Trousers are recycled and recyclable, and are the…
New ranges from Henri Lloyd
Henri Lloyd has entered what is, they say, an exciting phase with the launch of several new ranges and products in their mission to become a greener manufacturing company through an infinite recycling programme. Just in time for 2010 is…
Get towelled off with Gill
You may not be ready to shop for Christmas presents quite yet, but it's no harm to look about for an apt gift for the sailor in your life, and if it's good value (around or under 25 euro) and…

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