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Dusseldorf Boat Show Special

Southern Spars is offering a special deal for customers purchasing their Southern Furl in-boom furling systems surrounding the Dusseldorf Boat Show. Any customer who signs an order for a boom for a Europe-based yacht between 35 and 70 feet before…

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Southern Spars and North Sails Collaboration

North Sails and Southern Spars delivered the first of a kind collaboration out of its manufacturing base in Sri Lanka. The 6.6m CARBON FURLING BOOM with manual drive was delivered to the client, Windcraft Australia, with the sail rolled around…

Comanche Sydney to Hobart
Southern Spars rigged yachts dominate Sydney-Hobart

Southern Spars once again proves itself as the go-to mast manufacturer for top racing yachts, filling the 2015 Sydney-Hobart podium. This is the seventh year running that the Kiwi company has claimed the top three line honours spots, in an…

Outhaul Claw

About the Outhaul Claw – In 2011, when trying to attain maximum performance for the furling booms for Dubois 101m rigs, the designers at Southern Spars encountered a problem – it wasn’t possible to carry clew load of reefed sails…

Team Sanya arrive in Cape Town after retiring from leg 1 due to severe damage. Team Sanya are currently building a replacement bow section that will be fitted over the coming days. (Photo Credit must read: IAN ROMAN/Volvo Ocean Race)
Southern Spars and Volvo Ocean Race – Moving Ahead

The relationship between Southern Spars and the Volvo Ocean Race continues to grow, and we look forward to being the rig supplier for the next event. We recently had a visit from Nick Bice, head of the Boat Yard, the…