Harken help celebrate “20 years of awesome” as RS400 reaches its 20th anniversary.


 Harken help celebrate “20 years of awesome” as RS400 reaches its 20th anniversary

This year’s Dinghy Show at Alexandra Palace in London is set to be a busy weekend for sailing and dinghy enthusiasts alike.

Harken, exhibiting at stand G38 WH, will be showcasing some of the latest in dinghy hardware technology. Nick Craig, a long standing brand ambassador for the sailing hardware manufacturers, will be swinging by Harken’s stand at 2:30 pm on Saturday for a videoed Q&A session with Yachts and Yachting Editor Mark Jardine.

RS400 reaches its 20th anniversary this year. Andy Ash-Vie, Managing Director of Harken UK, having recently purchased a new 400, decided to help celebrate by fully kitting it out with the latest in Harken dinghy hardware that will be displayed on the RS stand.

“I am delighted to have my RS400 showcased at the Dinghy Show in celebration of the twentieth anniversary. RS and Harken have worked together closely for many years. The 400 is a fantastic dinghy and I’m excited to be joining the fleet for the 2014 summer season. Congratulations to RS on 20 years of awesome!” commented Andy Ash-Vie, Managing Director, Harken UK.

Other exciting news includes the release of the new RS Aero which will be launched over the Dinghy Show weekend with a display boat on the RS stand fully kitted out with the latest blocks from Harken, with other RS performance ranges also providing options for highly sought after Harken fit out options.

With recent agreements reached for Harken UK to sponsor the Volvo Noble Marine UK RS200 and RS400 Nationals it is set to be a busy year!

Harken have also launched a bobble hat competition over the Dinghy Show with their “Where’s Harken” campaign, keep your eyes peeled at the show for a Harken team member wearing an exclusive red bobble hat, quote #heresharken when you see them to win one for yourself!


Dinghy Show details
1st-2nd March 2014
Alexandra Palace, London

For information on Harken visit:
Web: www.harken.co.uk
Stand: G38 WH

For more information on RS visit:
Web: www.rssailing.com
Stand: stand B60 & B62 Hall GH

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