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Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, Prince William, Royal Family, The Kings Cup -

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge were competing in The Kings Cup yesterday in Cowes, Isle of Wight and we were honored to see them wearing TeamO lifejackets for the regatta.  All of our TeamO lifejackets are made in Southampton, so it was fitting to think that they were being used for this special race just a couple of miles away from where they were made! We're proud to be bringing manufacturing back to the city and it was the ultimate compliment to see them being worn by the Royal couple.   

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Fastnet 2019, Innovation, Lauren Mead -

Tomorrow is the start of the Fastnet race, the biggest event in the UK offshore sailing calendar this year. There are record breaking numbers of boats going around the rock – nearly 3000 sailors in total are going to be taking on the 600nm course and there is an excited sense of anticipation building around the Yacht Haven in Cowes as the count down to the start gun gets closer. It’s been a madly busy couple of weeks for TeamO as we have been sending lifejackets out day and night to teams who are competing. It has been quite humbling to...

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2019, lifejacket, lifejacket review, press, Recommended By, yachting monthly -

Tested for comfort, inflation time, rotation time and in-water testing of the BackTow system, the Yachting Monthly team recommended the TeamO Lifejacket as one of their top 3 picks and commented: "The TeamO BackTow solution seemed the more sensible (option) to us, particularly for cruising sailors."

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Great little 30 second reminder here from the Royal Yachting Association​ about why clipping on is important.

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business, Innovation, R&D, start up -

Wise words from one of our favorite business hero’s (@davidhieatt) and we’re listening.   1- Speed is more important than size. 2 - Direction can change quickly. Values do not. 3 - No passengers. 4 - The fewer people, the quicker the decisions. 5 - You are here to make waves, not ride them. 6 - No ego’s. They slow you down. Team first. 7 - Listen to your instinct. Then act. 8 - Goliath has history. But up ahead is the future. Get there first. 9 - There is no map. Pioneers have to imagine the way, not read...

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