Yacht Equipment, sailing and watersports chandlery

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Clothing and gear

Clothing and gear

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EpicII wetsuit from O'NeillWe have a large range of wetsuits for men, women and children from O'Neill and Crewsaver.


From the original neoprene wetsuit makers, we have a large range of O'Neill wetsuits, including their Epic II, Reactor and Bahia wetsuits. We have both shorties, convertible (arms come off) and full wetsuits. For juniors and toddlers we have the Reactor range for boys and girls.

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Musto's MPX Gore-Tex Drysuit offers a drysuit that is highly durable, waterproof and breathable with the followng features:


Offshore jacket from MustoOur Musto ranges offer the type of clothing to suit your type of sailing. Whether you are an off-shore sailor, coastal, or in-shore sailor we have the range to suit you.

Musto's 3 layer yacht systemWe also stock all components of their 3 layer system designed to keep the body warm, transport body moisture away from the skin, and keep you dry with a completely waterproof outer layer.

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Basic spray top from Crewsaver
Our Crewsaver lightweight range is designed to meet the rigours of dinghy sailing. it includes dinghy smocks, chest-high trousers and one piece suits for adults and children. Providing comfort, freedom of movement and durability at low cost.

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Casual Sailing Wear

Helly Hansen bikiniIstria HoodieWe sell Helly HansenHelly Hansen casual wear range with shorts, fleeces, bikinis and swimming shorts.

Silvaplana shortsAlso basic Helly Hansen buoyancy aids. Look at the on-line shop for product details - click here.


Rash Vests & Thermals

O'Neill rash vestWe stock Rash Vests which give complete UV and rash protection. They are designed to be worn under wetsuits or waterproofs to prevent rashes caused by friction when these garments are worn for very long periods. You can also wear the Rash Vest by itself to retain and reflect your body's heat without generating excessive warmth plus blocking out harmful UV rays to help prevent sunburn.


Many zip neck casual fleeces from O'Neill, Campagnolo and Fusalp.

Crewsaver - one piece under fleeceMusto polartec smockCrewsaver one-piece under fleece is the ideal accompaniment to a drysuit for comfort and warmth, transmitting perspiration away fromthe skin and keeping you dry.

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Musto mid-layer range Polartec smock and trousers works well when worn under a dry suit or a waterproof outer layer.

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Thermal Vests and Long-johns

Great range of thermals that are breathable, moisture wicking and very comfortable to wear.

Thaw is 100% polypropylene thermal, active sports underwear with an absorbent layer that will transmit perspiration leaving the skin dry and comfortable and free from body odour.

Thaw pure silk thermal active sports underwear gives warmth without weight and bulk. Its insulating properties retain body heat more effectively than any other natural fabric.

Also Helly Hansen Lifa® wear and White Rock thermals range.


Ultra boot from CrewsaverPerformance deck shoe - MustoDinghy boots range O'Neill, Crewsaver, Musto.

Deck shoes: Musto, Plastimo, XM Yachting

Deck shoes - canvas: Wetline

Yachting boots: Crewsaver, XM Yachting


O'Neill Neoprene glovesGloves:
A variety of long and short fingered Amara sailing gloves from Musto and Crewsaver.

A good selection of peak cap style, quick drying or thermal hats available.

Musto carry all bagLuggage:
The dinghy sailors favourite 'carryall' bag by Musto, or the smarter Crew bag. We also have a range of sizes of Bute Dry Bags as well as dry cases available to keep valuables water tight.

LD Sports knee supportKneebraces:
in Neoprene from LP Sports. Choose the type of support you require from:

1. Basic Sleeve - with open patella
2. Stabilised - with medial and lateral stays to provide additional support and stability. Adjustable straps ensure a more comfortable fit. Protective pad around patella retains body heat to warm knee joint and increase blood circulation.
3. Hinged - provides all the qualities listed above but with the addition of lateral metal hinges for support and stability.

We have a wide range of high quality sunglasses designed for wet and cold conditions from renowned sports glasses manufacturers such as:
Cebe, Julbo and Uvex.

From Dirty Dog we have polarised wet glasses with the hydrophobic lens coating that beads away water, making it ideal for all on-water activities.

Musto micro comms caseMusto - Comms Case
Mobile phone case, is 100% waterproof and weatherproof and will guard against sand, snow, oil, dust & dirt. Also with airtight buoyancy, your phone is protected where-ever you go!



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