Planning ahead for the Newport Bermuda One-Two in 2019, this Tartan owner is outfitting his yacht Highlander with new D-Race 8mm spinnaker sheets, new Levante 8mm furling gear, new Levante 8mm reefing line and new Levante 10mm storm jib sheets, outfitted with splices. Thank you, Jon!
Jan Trousilek introduced Lanex yacht cordage, a line of European yachting ropes to the US from his storefront at 123 Narragansett Avenue in April 2017. Now, the avid sailor and traveler is charting a new course and has turned the helm over to Jamestown local, Jonathan Thurston. A native Rhode Islander, graduate of Portsmouth High School, firefighter for both the US Air Force and NETC Newport and most recently, a local contractor, Jonathan has also been sailing for more than 25 years. He brings extensive racing and cruising experience to marketing Lanex Yacht Lines, which are produced in the Czech...
SYC helped Sightsailing of Newport, RI get ready for another busy charter season for their three yachts, Aquidneck, Sightsailor and Starlight. We have provided them with new running rigging for their halyards, main sheets and jib sheets made from our Meltemi Fix, Hurricane and Zephyrlines, fitted with shackles and eye splices. We thank Sightsailing for choosing us for their new lines, and wish them a wonderful charter season.