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Volvo Ocean Race: Southern Spars rise to the Volvo Challenge By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com NZL, , 6:26 AM Sat 14 Mar 2015
With a quarter of a century of involvement in Round the World racing, it was an obvious move for Volvo Ocean Race organisers to go to Southern Spars for the one design, supplied Volvo 65 class. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Rob Salthouse compares VO70 with new one design VO65 By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com NZL, , 3:02 PM Sun 8 Mar 2015
Veteran Round the World sailor, Rob Salthouse addressed a large group at the North Sails Auckland Loft, on the new Volvo65 one design used for the Volvo Ocean Race. He outlined the differences between the VO70 and the new VO65 one design, which features a canting keep pin angled at 6 degrees which creates an interesting ride when surfing ...[more]


Southern Spars 'retro-rigged' Wild Oats takes a record 8th line win By Sail-World, , 8:23 PM Fri 9 Jan 2015
While the 70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race was not a record setting edition in terms of speed, the 2014 contest did achieve notable marks along the 628 nm route. For Southern Spars it marks the sixth consecutive year in which the first three across the line utilized masts, booms and ECsix carbon rigging from the company ...[more]


Rolex Sydney Hobart: An inside look at Comanche with Ken Read By Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz, , 6:50 AM Mon 29 Dec 2014
Before the start of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Race, Ken Read, skipper of the US supermaxi Comanche gave this tour above and below decks of Jim and Kristy Clark's new 100ft flyer. ...[more]


Super maxi Comanche sea-trialling - Video By Bridgid Murphy, , 3:47 PM Thu 6 Nov 2014
Comanche, built in Maine (USA) and launched only a couple of weeks ago, features in a just released video by Onne van der Wal. Comanche, which was sailed by Ken Read and the crew from its base in Newport (RI) to Charleston (SC), is currently on a ship to Australia with the intention to compete in the Rolex Sydney Hobart start on December 26, 2014 ...[more]


North Technology Group announces acquisition of Future Fibres By Josh Impey, , 6:27 AM Thu 6 Nov 2014
North Technology Group (NTG) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Future Fibres by Southern Spars. Founded 20 years ago by Tom Hutchinson and based in Valencia, Spain, Future Fibres is a marine industry leader in high performance carbon cables, masts, booms, spreaders and custom components. ...[more]


America's Cup: Emirates Team NZ holds foiling camp in Bay of Islands By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 8:54 AM Tue 4 Nov 2014
The Emirates Team New Zealand sailing team got together as a full group for the first time of the AC35 campaign for an intensive week sailing in the exciting foiling Moth yachts. It was also an opportunity to begin the process of planning and plotting the next America's Cup challenge. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Last chance to win a stopover trip with ECsix By Sail-World, , 8:53 PM Tue 14 Oct 2014
Your last chance to win a trip of a life time to any port of call along the Round the World Race in 2015. All you have to do is design, scribble, write or draw a T-Shirt design and submit it online at www.ecsix.com/contest. 'You don’t have to be a designer to win, we are after the best creative idea that fits our brand' says ECsix’s Scott Vogel. You have just one day left. ...[more]


Southern Spars team celebrates 25 years of success and innovation By Sail-World, , 6:05 PM Tue 14 Oct 2014
The Southern Spars team celebrates the company’s 25th year in operation with a continuous wave of innovation and ongoing expansion of its global operation. The company now employs 550 people worldwide with manufacturing or service facilities in New Zealand , South Africa, USA, Denmark, Sri Lanka and Spain. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series: Emirates Team NZ slips to fifth at Nice By Warren Douglas, , 8:10 AM Mon 6 Oct 2014
The Extreme Sailing Series focus shifts now to Sydney – the last event in the 2014 season – where all the questions will be answered. Only four days of racing remain this year with five teams – Alinghi, The Wave, Muscat, Emirates Team New Zealand, Realteam and J.P. Morgan BAR – capable of a top-three position. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series: Light and tight for Emirates Team NZ in Nice By Warren Douglas, , 11:17 AM Fri 3 Oct 2014
It was very light and very tricky for the first day of the seventh round of Extreme Sailing Series at Nice. With Peter Burling back on the helm for the first time since June, Emirates Team New Zealand started slowly as Burling and Olympian team mate Blair Tuke settled in. ...[more]


Volvo Ocean Race: Last chance to win a stopover trip with ECsix By Sail-World, , 4:16 AM Fri 3 Oct 2014
Your last chance to win a trip of a life time to any port of call along the Round the World Race in 2015. All you have to do is design, scribble, write or draw a T-Shirt design and submit it online at www.ecsix.com/contest. 'You don’t have to be a designer to win, we are after the best creative idea that fits our brand' says ECsix’s Scott Vogel. You have just one day left. ...[more]


Southern Spars ships the world's tallest masts By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 9:23 PM Wed 1 Oct 2014
Leading world sparmaker, Southern Spars, has shipped two spars for a new 85 metre ketch. The superyacht will carry two 93metre masts which will be the world’s tallest rigs on one gigantic yacht. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series: Burling and Tuke back on board for Nice Act By ETNZblog, , 12:34 PM Mon 29 Sep 2014
The Extreme Sailing Series event in Istanbul seems to have only just finished, but already the containers are in the Ville de Nice set to gear up for this weeks penultimate regatta. Peter Burling and Blair Tuke are back onboard this week, fresh from their 49er World Championship win and looking to make it two wins from two events for Emirates Team New Zealand on the ‪Extreme Sailing Series ...[more]


Extreme Sailing: Emirates Team NZ retain second overall By Warren Douglas, , 7:28 AM Sun 14 Sep 2014
The stage is set for a thrilling but nerve-wracking final day tomorrow of the sixth round of Extreme Sailing Series at Istanbul. It’s tight at the top but with a possible eight races, the last one scoring double points, there’s every chance the leader board could be in for a massive shakeup. ...[more]


Extreme Sailing Series: Team NZ share lead after Day 1 in Istanbul By Emirates Team NZ, , 7:28 AM Fri 12 Sep 2014
Consistency. That’s what Dean Barker wanted on the first day of racing of the Extreme Sailing Series’ Istanbul round. That’s what he got. As he said after practice yesterday, 'consistency will be rewarded'; Emirates Team New Zealand finished the first day at the top of the leader board with 46 points, equal with defending series champion, the Wave, Muscat. ...[more]


Southern Spars One Design complete 500th J/70 rig By Sail-World, , 10:26 AM Thu 4 Sep 2014
With just over a week to go until the inaugural J/70 World Championship, the team from Southern Spars One Design are celebrating the build of the 500th J/70 carbon mast at their facility in Sri Lanka. 'The first J/70 prototype rig was tested in 2011. The first five rigs were delivered in 2012 and now here we are two years later having just completed rig #500! ...[more]


Emirates Team NZ: Last race boost cannot save team from table bottom By Warren Douglas, Emirates Team NZ, , 7:42 AM Tue 26 Aug 2014
There was good and not-so-good for Emirates Team New Zealand on the final day of the Extreme Sailing Series Cardiff regatta. By the end of the day Dean Barker and crew found themselves in unfamiliar territory – 11th on the Cardiff leader board, even after a great second place in the double-points last race. ...[more]


Emirates Team NZ: Frustrating Day 3 in Extreme Sailing Series, Cardiff By Warren Douglas, , 8:33 AM Mon 25 Aug 2014
Another frustrating time for Emirates Team New Zealand on Day 3 of the Extreme Sailing Series. The day started with the hearing into yesterday’s collision, resulting in the team being awarded average points for the three races missed because of it. ...[more]


Emirates Team NZ: Collision puts an end to bid for a better day at ESS By Warren Douglas, Emirates Team NZ, , 7:23 AM Sun 24 Aug 2014
A collision brought Emirates Team New Zealand’s bid for a better day on the water to an abrupt halt on the second day of the Extreme Sailing Series regatta at Cardiff. Skipper Dean Barker and crew made a good start in the fifth race of the day, rounding the first mark in second and then overtaking the leader. ...[more]


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