sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery
Sail-World.com : Composite Rigging launches new campaign for ECsix
Composite Rigging launches new campaign for ECsix

'Volvo 65's Team Alvimedica and Abu Dhabi training in Lisbon - Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15'    Gilles Martin-Raget/Team Alvimedica    Click Here to view large photo

Composite Rigging is proud to introduce their new When Your Mast Must Stay Up campaign for ECsix, the most innovative continuous carbon rigging in the marine industry.

The campaign centers around the product’s standout features; high performance, value and longevity in grueling ocean conditions.

'ECsix was introduced in 2004 and has become the most popular carbon rigging in the world,' said Scott Vogel, President of Composite Rigging. 'In just ten years, ECsix has sailed over 1,000,000 nautical miles in all conditions and has not had a single failure due to age, wear, waves, weather or water. Our new campaign speaks to the fact that ECsix helps to make the world’s best boats better.'

The product has been installed on over 500 yachts ranging from eleven foot Moths to Volvo 70s and Superyachts. ECsix has undergone millions of loading and unloading cycles with zero degradation. Every test, on and off the water, proves that ECsix outlasts any other rigging product on the market.

Robertissma III (GBR) Owner: Roberto Tomasini Grinover, Type: JV 72, MiniMaxi R - 2014 Rolex Capri Sailing Week -  © Rolex - Carlo Borlenghi  

ECsix is the trusted choice amongst the majority of sailing’s most respected professional race programs. 'I went around the world twice with ECsix,' said Ken Read, President of North Sails Group and Skipper of two Volvo Ocean Races onboard PUMA Ocean Racing. Complete reliability, light weight, low windage...it’s these performance characteristics, combined with an amazing track record of reliability, that makes ECsix the clear favorite of competitive sailors and performance cruisers everywhere.'

For more information on Composite Rigging and ECsix, please contact Tony Reaper, tony.reaper@cr.southernspars.com.

ECsix’s latest brochure is available by clicking here

ECsix is used by many top boats including all the Volvo 65’s, Wild Oats XI, Loyal (ex-Speedboat), the new Ichi Ban, Ran V (the new mini maxi), Robertissima (formerly RAN JV72 mini maxi), Alegre (Mini Maxi), J Class’s (Ranger, Velsheda, Rainbow, Endeavour). ECsix was also used by Oracle Team USA's AC72 on the tramp stays. Superyachts use ECsix including Zefira, Vertigo, Ohana, Ganesha, Encore, Wally Cento Magic Capet Cubed and Open Season (ex-Hamilton) and many more.

Wally Cento Magic Carpet Cubed -  Carlo Borlenghi ©  

About Composite Rigging (ECsix)
Composite Rigging designs and manufactures custom lightweight, carbon fiber rigging products for all levels of yachting. The product range includes the innovative ECsix carbon rigging, the safest, most cost effective, highest performance rigging on the market.

Manufactured in-house under strict quality control, our products can be customized to suit any requirement.

Perpetual Loyal gained the upper hand late last night over Wild Oats XI in the 2013 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Rolex-Daniel Forster  

About Southern Spars
Southern Spars is the world leader in composite spars and marine components design, rigging, manufacturing, and service.

As the industry pioneer, Southern Spars built its first carbon spar in 1990. Since then the company has pursued a passion for delivering world class cruising and racing spars, carbon rigging and service.

Its operation extends to all corners of the world with centers in the USA, Denmark, Spain, Sri Lanka and South Africa, and headquarters in Auckland, New Zealand. Southern Spars employs more than 350 staff worldwide.

Southern Spars is backed by North Technology Group, a diverse family of companies serving marine and manufacturing markets worldwide.

Wally Cento Open Season Loro Piana Superyacht Regatta 2014 day 3 -  Carlo Borlenghi ©  


by Josh Impey


  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=123661

9:29 AM Tue 24 Jun 2014GMT


Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.

Click for further information on
2012 North Technology Group

Related News Stories:

12 Jun 2014  North Sails New Zealand clients dominate 2014 Auckland to Fiji Race
05 Jun 2014  Southern Spars appoint Rob Salthouse as Project Manager
03 Jun 2014  Southern Spars appoint Rob Salthouse as Project Manager
02 Jun 2014  Oakley Capital to buy North Sails Europe -merge with Norths Sails USA
07 May 2014  Southern Spars announces new management team for Rig Pro International
04 Mar 2014  UK based Oakley Capital buys majority stake in North Technology Group
06 Feb 2014  Southern Spars: Your chance to join one of the world's iconic builders
29 Jan 2014  Ed Dubois discusses the advantages of building a Superyacht in NZ
08 Jan 2014  Nine wins in nine years - Southern Spars has the secret formula!
31 Oct 2013  The Professional - Part 2 of a conversation with Ken Read
MORE STORIES ...





News - USA and the World









International Moth Worlds: Rashley ahead as Aussies close in by Mark Jardine / YachtsandYachting.com,


















International Moth Worlds - Mothballed on day 4 + Video by Mark Jardine / YachtsandYachting.com,




Gladwell's Line: A change of direction needed in the America's Cup *Feature by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz,
























Anna Tunnicliffe set to compete at the CrossFit Games by Anna Tunnicliffe, Pittsburgh, PA












U.S. Junior Women’s Singlehanded Championship - Sophia Reineke wins
BIC Techno 293 Worlds 2014 - Day 0 Opening
Fuerteventura World Cup - Slalom action highlights day 2
2014 Governor's Cup - Sam Gilmour of RFBYC victorious again
Farr 40 West Coast Champ - Skipper Alberto Rossi leads Enfant Terrible
Flying Dutchman World Championships - Magyars are the Masters
Final day shakes up standings at Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek
2014 -15 Volvo Ocean Race: Team Alvimedica pushing towards Southampton
NYYC Race Week - Saving the best for last
VX One North American Championship - Chris Alexander commands
2014 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek - Waiting game on Day 3
International Moth Worlds: Thunderstorms delay racing on Day 1
Fuerteventura World Cup - Impressive tricks on day 1
2014 Governor's Cup - Two former winners in the finals
America's Cup: Iain Murray explains reasons for Australian withdrawal *Feature
Wilson and Roble remain number one match racers in U.S.
2014 ISAF Youth Match Racing World Championship - Set to start
PWA Pozo World Cup - Moreno twins dominate home spot
ISAF Youth Worlds - Record breaking regatta in Tavira + Video
Melges 32 European Championship - Robertissima remains out front
Farr 40 West Coast Championship - Italians take one-point lead   
Melges 32 European Championship - Day 3 images by Carlo Borlenghi   
New York Yacht Club Race Week - Marstrom 32 fleet off to anxious start   
Melges 32 European Championship - Day 3 images by Max Ranchi   
CYC Race to Mackinac - Cruising fleet sets sail in 106th edition   
Team Alvimedica getting a touchup   
PWA Pozo World Cup - Plenty of drama on day 5   
ISAF Youth Sailing World Championship - Day 5 Videos   
NYYC Race Week - High performance classes put on shoreside show   
2014 Pacific Cup - 'Invisible Hand' the first boat to finish   
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - B.C.'s Eric Holden skippers wins   
America's Cup: Updates on Team Australia withdraw   
J/70 North American titles - Brian Keane moves to top of leaderboard   
2016-2017 America's Cup - Team Australia withdraws   
VX One North American Championship - Chris Alexander takes charge   
America's Cup: Team NZ disappointed, but on track after Australians go   
America's Cup: Hamilton Island decides not to proceed with Challenge.   
America's Cup: Challenger of Record withdraws from Regatta   
WWA Wakeboard National Championships head to Waco   
Farr 40 West Coast Championship - Day 2   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News






Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL NEW US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT