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Sir Robin Knox Johnson stops by the Hyde Sails stand

Saturday, January 14, 2017


2017 continues to be a fantastic start for Hyde Sails who have signed with Clipper Round the World Yacht Race for the next two races.

Nigel Grogan, Managing Director of Hyde Sails says "To be granted this latest two-race contract to supply the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race sails is a huge compliment and endorsement of Hyde Sails and our products. The Clipper Race is an extreme test on the materials, design and performance of our sails so provides a great opportunity to show off the ability of our sails and the excellent service we provide. repeatedly supplying the Clipper Race and Sir Robin Knox-Johnston proves our sails are the very best choice for long distance ocean sailors"

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston visited the Hyde Sails stand at London Boat Show today to sign the new contract with Hyde Sails Managing Director Nigel Grogan. After sharing their latest stories of success and discussing plans for the future they shook hands to show the official start to the new contract. 

"We are very much looking forward to another exciting Clipper Race with Hyde Sails once again powering our teams around the world." says Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

"The Clipper 2017-18 Race will mark our fifth consecutive race working closely with the Hyde Sails team to ensure the sail wardrobes continue to stand up to the test of one of the worlds most unique challenges"

Hyde Sails apply this same quality, design and performance to all their sails, for excellence without compromise, come along to stand D051 and speak to our sales team who are available to guide you to the best choice for your Yacht, Keelboat or Dinghy.

If it's good enough for Sir Robin, may it be good enough for you?


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