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Update Your Andersen Winches to Receive Up To $300 Cash Back

Update Your Andersen Winches to Receive Up To $300 Cash Back

Simply purchase select Andersen Winches between March 1 and May 27, 2016 to qualify

 

Saphire 27

Saphire 27

Video of the Saphire 27, born out of a passion and love for sailing.

 

Let's get Blogging......

Let's get Blogging......

Keep up to date with all that's happening around Ronstan, by signing up to receive Alistair's BLOG......[More]

 

New Range of Weatherproof Gear Bags

New Range of Weatherproof Gear Bags

Three Versatile Designs Keep Gear Dry In Active Lifestyle Situations

 

Ronstan announces sponsorship of Mojo Wines 18ft Skiff, helmed by longtime Team Ronstan sailor Chris 'Nico' Nicholson

Ronstan announces sponsorship of Mojo Wines 18ft Skiff, helmed by longtime Team Ronstan sailor Chris 'Nico' Nicholson

Team Ronstan is proud to announce our support of Mojo Wines 18ft skiff campaign. Mojo Wines is helmed by longtime Team Ronstan sailor Chris ‘Nico’ Nicholson (Volvo Ocean Race Skipper, Olympic Sailor, 3x 49er World Champion and 3x 505 World Champion)

 

Vaavud Wind Meter For Smartphones Receives Special Mention In World’s Number One Design Competition For Marine Equipment

Vaavud Wind Meter For Smartphones Receives Special Mention In World’s Number One Design Competition For Marine Equipment

Thumbs up from the DAME jury clearly indicates that Vaavud is well underway to fulfill its vision...[MORE]

 

Newport Sailing Weeks set to take place with a record number of boats registered. July 12-14, 2013 in Newport, RI

Newport Sailing Weeks set to take place with a record number of boats registered. July 12-14, 2013 in Newport, RI

At BACARDI® Newport Sailing Week presented by EFG Bank featuring the Newport Regatta®

Variety is The Spice of Life

NEWPORT, R.I. (July 11, 2013) – Sail Newport, Rhode Island’s Public Sailing Center, is set this weekend to host the 29th edition of New England’s premiere one-design event – the Newport Regatta® in conjunction with BACARDI® Newport Sailing Week presented by EFG Bank – from July 12-14, 2013. Read On...

 

Team Ronstan USA - Tripp Burd and Michael Easton - F18 Profile

Team Ronstan USA - Tripp Burd and Michael Easton - F18 Profile

Over the past year Tripp and Michael have taken the F-18 world by storm winning the majority of their class events. This past year Tripp and Michael sailed Team Ronstan to a 10th place in the F-18 World Championship. With success credited towards certain words of wisdom, including “Start at the pin, tack twice and win the race” – Ken Legler....

 

NEW Quick-Lock™ Winch Handles

NEW Quick-Lock™ Winch Handles

Innovative Design Automatically Locks Into The Winch Socket

 

San Fran – where new Records are set

San Fran – where new Records are set

 

Ronstan Supports Team Argentina in the Youth America's Cup Trials

Ronstan Supports Team Argentina in the Youth America's Cup Trials

Their journey includes vigorous training in San Francisco Bay before battling 10 other countries for their position in this September's Red Bull Youth America's Cup. GOODLUCK! [MORE...]

 

Important Notice Regarding 1/2” and 5/8” Thread Type 1 (Sealoc) Rigging Screws

Important Notice Regarding 1/2” and 5/8” Thread Type 1 (Sealoc) Rigging Screws

 

New Andersen Winch Website!

New Andersen Winch Website!

 

WETA wins BEST DINGHY

WETA wins BEST DINGHY

 

Drifting over the finish line....Ashby wins 7th A-Class Worlds

Drifting over the finish line....Ashby wins 7th A-Class Worlds

Glenn Ashby (aka Team Ronstan Glenn) has taken out his seventh A Class World Championships, on the Adriatic in Cesenatico Italy, from a fleet of 100 entries. Congrats....!

 

Ronstan San Francisco Challenge

Ronstan San Francisco Challenge

For the first time, outside the Ronstan bridge to bridge race, the kite and formula windsurfers lined up against each other for the ultimate bragging rights on the Bay [MORE]...

 

Taking it to the extreme on a different level!

Taking it to the extreme on a different level!

Ever wanted to experience the wind in your hair, but don't like the cold water? Blokarting might be just for you! Like Mark Walters, who is now the blokart speed record holder...[MORE]

 

New B/one Sportsboat from Bavaria – full Ronstan Orbit spec

New B/one Sportsboat from Bavaria – full Ronstan Orbit spec

The B/one has certainly captured everyone’s attention since the launch of the first boat in late May. Click through to find more background details on this project.

 

Ronstan product range expands to include Andersen Winches

Ronstan product range expands to include Andersen Winches

We’re proud to welcome Andersen Winches to the Ronstan lineup, following our acquisition of the Danish company on 30th September.

 

Big move by Ronstan

Big move by Ronstan

After nearly 40 years of manufacturing in the Bay Road location, Ronstan has made its very big move!

 

DAY 3-2011 Ronstan A-Cat Worlds

DAY 3-2011 Ronstan A-Cat Worlds

Clear Aussie dominance is appearing.......

 

American crew hit the surf at SAP 505 Worlds

American crew hit the surf at SAP 505 Worlds

5O5 Worlds in Hamilton Island is blown out for another day, but Team Ronstan sailors Mike Martin and Geoff Ewenson are keeping the other competitors entertained..as the saying goes "don't try this at home - it's dangerous!"....[more]

 

Core Blocks™ win international Red Dot Design Award

Core Blocks™ win international Red Dot Design Award

A prestigious award and internationally recognised seal for excellent design quality.....[more]

 

To all Multihull Fanatics! - The Weta just got a whole lot betta

To all Multihull Fanatics! - The Weta just got a whole lot betta

 

VIEW the Ronstan A-Class Catamaran World Championship LIVE

VIEW the Ronstan A-Class Catamaran World Championship LIVE

With the Championship already under way, tune in live for each days action of racing by clicking here

 

World’s Best A-Class Catamaran Sailors Invade Denmark

World’s Best A-Class Catamaran Sailors Invade Denmark

Ronstan Title Sponsor of August 2011 World Championship Regatta in Aarhus...[MORE]

 

Archambault « M34 » selected for ‘Tour de France à la Voile 2011’

Archambault « M34 » selected for ‘Tour de France à la Voile 2011’

 

1st to win Worlds as crew and as a skipper

1st to win Worlds as crew and as a skipper

 

Ronstan Moth Oregon State Championships

Ronstan Moth Oregon State Championships

Over two days of stellar conditions, Kevin Hall bested a fleet of 12 to win the Oregon State Championships...

 

Ronstan Worthy Champions

Ronstan Worthy Champions

UK 18ft Skiff Grand National Championships

 

Macquarie Speedsail breaks 50 knots!!

Macquarie Speedsail breaks 50 knots!!

They felt the need for speed - and boy did they deliver!

 

WEBSTORE 2014 HOLIDAY SHIPPING SCHEDULE

WEBSTORE 2014 HOLIDAY SHIPPING SCHEDULE

Holiday shipping schedule for orders made in the Ronstan US webstore.

 

Teufelberger Official Rope Sponsors of the Red Bull Youth America's Cup

Teufelberger Official Rope Sponsors of the Red Bull Youth America's Cup

All Ten Competing AC45 Catamarans will be fully outfitted in high performance ropes from the TEUFELBERGER brands FSE Robline and New England Ropes.

 

ENTER TO WIN 2 VIP PASSES TO RED BULL YOUTH AMERICA'S CUP

ENTER TO WIN 2 VIP PASSES TO RED BULL YOUTH AMERICA'S CUP

Enter to win 2 VIP spectator passes to spectate the races with Official Rope sponsor of the Red Bull Youth Americas Cup, FSE-Robline.

 

Team Ronstan

FSE-Robline Red Bull Youth Americas Cup Competition - Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions for the Win 2 VIP spectator passes to the FSE Robline sponsored Red Bull Youth Americas Cup

Ashby wins again!

Ashby wins again!

Glen Ashby wins A-Cat Championships for the sixth time.

Marcus Hamilton wins 2008 Contender Worlds

Marcus Hamilton wins 2008 Contender Worlds

Product News

Ronstan now USA distributor of PSP Tape

Ronstan now USA distributor of PSP Tape

Newport, Rhode Island – Ronstan and PSP Marine Tapes are pleased to announce Ronstan USA as distributing agents for the full range of PSP Marine Tapes in America. Ronstan produce and distribute a wide range of quality products in America. Recognizing that PSP tapes offer a fully developed product range, with proven sales throughout Europe and beyond, the two companies have formed a distribution agreement within the USA. The popular range of products are now on sale from many of the leading chandlery shops, selling tapes developed for specific requirements for power craft , dinghies and sailing yachts of all sizes.

 

Vaavud™ Wind Meter named Finalist for prestigious DAME design award.

Vaavud™ Wind Meter named Finalist for prestigious DAME design award.

The Vaavud™ Wind Meter for smartphones has been nominated in the world's most prestigious international design competition for new marine equipment and accessories, DAME 2013. The nomination is in the "Marine Electronics & Marine related software" category recognizing that the Vaavud™ is well on its way to fulfilling its mission of being the best wind meter on the planet.

 

New Ronstan Clear Start™ Watches & Timer - Innovative Race Functions with Bold New Styling

New Ronstan Clear Start™ Watches & Timer - Innovative Race Functions with Bold New Styling

The most popular sailing watch in the world just got better. Ronstan's Clear Start™ Race Timer and Watches have been completely updated for 2014 with bold new styling and true sailing functionality. Redesigned for a new generation, the entire range offers clean, modern styling, without sacrificing usability. It feature large buttons, easy-to-read displays and advanced intuitive programming designed specifically with the racing sailor in mind.

 

Ronstan International announces availability of the Vaavud™ Wind Meter in the United States

Ronstan International announces availability of the Vaavud™ Wind Meter in the United States

Ronstan International is proud to announce its recent acquisition of the distribution rights to the Vaavud™ Wind Meter in North America, Australia and New Zealand. The rugged and electronic-free Vaavud™ Wind Meter turns your compatible smartphone into a high-tech meteorological tool, measuring wind speeds up to 48 knots with near-professional precision.

 

Gen 2 Continuous Line Furlers

Gen 2 Continuous Line Furlers

Refined Design, Perfromance & Reliability.....[MORE]

 

Ronstan Product Tips and Video - Coreblocks™

Ronstan Product Tips and Video - Coreblocks™

What will you do this holiday weekend? Make sure you are well equipped on-board for the long weekend with Ronstan Coreblocks™ http://youtu.be/EPjQl-kBCAY

 

Andersen Winch - Customer Service Trip to Denmark

Andersen Winch - Customer Service Trip to Denmark

Morgan Baird is Ronstan USA's connoisseur with regard to the function and servicing of both Ronstan products and Andersen Winches. If you have not had the pleasure of chatting with Morgan your clients have likely had an opportunity to pick her brain...

 

The next generation in rope holding

The next generation in rope holding

A trouble-free and ergonomic product that will please anyone looking for the new Generation in rope holding technology. [MORE]....

 

New Swivel Shackle Orbit Blocks™ turning heads

New Swivel Shackle Orbit Blocks™ turning heads

Award Winning Blocks Now Available with Stainless Attachment Points

 

Unzip the new look Ronstan Sailing Gear

Unzip the new look Ronstan Sailing Gear

Look and feel great this Summer, or Winter in the latest line of Sailing Gear

 

NEW Core Blocks™

NEW Core Blocks™

New Series Bring Modern Design & Performance to Basic Level Blocks

 

Series 55 Ratchet Block awarded Editor's Choice

Series 55 Ratchet Block awarded Editor's Choice

Practical Sailor has selected the Ronstan Series 55 Orbit Ratchet Block as a 2009 Editor’s Choice product.

 

Orbit Block™ Demonstration

Orbit Block™ Demonstration

Scot West demonstrates Ronstan's exciting new Orbit Block™ range

 

Practical Sailor - Ratchet Block Click-off

Practical Sailor - Ratchet Block Click-off

"Overall, the Ronstan was the most impressive with its grip, versatility, and lightweight design."

 

*New Ronstan AIR ARCH inflatable boom tents

*New Ronstan AIR ARCH inflatable boom tents

Between races or relaxing on deck, the new Ronstan Air Arch boom tent keeps you protected

 

Air Arch wins Pittman Award

Air Arch wins Pittman Award

Ronstan’s Air Arch has won a 2009 Pittman Innovation Award.

 

Air Arch Demonstration

Air Arch Demonstration

Scot West demonstrates Ronstan's new Air Arch inflatable boom tents

 

More News...

2013 Andersen Winch Rebate April 1-May 31st

With the warm weather on the way we are happy to offer our Andersen Winch Rebate for the second year. This year Andersen Winches will offer up to $300 in a rebate for your self tailing or electric self tailing winch purchase between April 1st and May 31st, more details are available on our Andersen Winch Rebate page at www.andersenwinches.com/rebate