http://www.quantumsails.com/

fastsailing_sailing_anarchy

seascape banner

ner 2

http://www.lymanmorse.com

weta banner 2 9

c c 8 7 ad

fireball banner ad

rapido banner ad 11

tacking battle

c tech 9 22

pyi banner ad

helly 10 9 side banner

schwab tall banner ad

farr 280 banner 9 4

velocitek ad 11 1

karver ad 1 14

sound ad 4 23

hh banner green

veilmails banner

http://www.mauriprosailing.com/

http://www.crowleys.com/

http://www.shaw650.com/

BBY_SA

http://www.dryuv.com

it’s gotta be the sails

It’s no surprise to us that Alex Thomson is managing to stay on the tail of the leading three boats in the 2012 Vendee Globe despite sailing a boat that’s been around for half a decade; after all, at least one of our prognosticators picked him to win the thing outright.  Is he just that fast, or does he have another secret?

We grabbed Doyle Sails NZ boss Chris McMaster just before the start of the race to explain why Alex is the only sailor in the fleet not sailing with North or Incidences sails.  Chris has plenty to say about their development program, and it’s a good look at one of the one of the most important decisions a round-the-world racer makes.

December 30th, 2012

fisheries watch ad 9 18

ropeye banner 3 25

hh banner purple

anchor new ad

uk ad 4 3

ullman banner 7 24

whitecap fp ad

nautic banner 11 7

Gunboat 60 sailing in Annapolis, MD.

race q banner ad

http://www.camet.com/

swing keel ad.jpg_sml

ewol banner ad

FSS_SA

fisheries banner 9 4

melges banner 10 14

rbs banner ad

salty tag 2