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Feb 8, 2019, 10:01 AM
Our founder Dave Smith sat down with the Harken Derm team in Miami at the Hempel World Cup Series to talk....
Dec 14, 2018, 8:52 AM
During your run-of-the-mill round the cans racing or a weekend event in your local waters, lifejackets are an oddity rather than a normality. It is generally only when the breeze reaches howling speeds or when the race comittee puts up the dreaded…
Dec 3, 2018, 3:00 PM
The SuperFoiler Grand Prix series is a diamond in the rough for sailing. I’m not sure if there are many people on earth who read, research and follow competitive sailing like I do, but when I stumbled across a highlight reel on YouTube last week, I could…
Nov 20, 2018, 9:00 AM
Product I Love: Garmin Vivioactive HR For starters, the Garmin Vivioactive HR is not a sailing product at all, but simply a fitness tracker/smartwatch combo. However, for the $199 price tag, this watch packs a punch. It is an amazing watch for what it…
Oct 31, 2018, 8:41 AM
There are those who like to sail. Then there are those to who live to sail. At 1D Sailing, we are firmly situated in the latter. That is why this passed weekend, instead of taking a few days off to catch up on sleep and clean the house, I decided to drive…
Oct 23, 2018, 1:00 PM
“Let me put another layer on…” Mike Marshall said as he jogged back to the car for some extra thermal gear. Nearly two years removed from his last stint on the boats at Key West Race Week, Mike joined the 1D team yet again.
Oct 19, 2018, 9:00 AM
The 1D Sailing Week in Review(s) is quite simply a Friday post recapping the top programs, products, events, trends or whatever the world of sailing has to offer. These topics may not be from this calendar week, but they are areas of the sailing community…

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