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Allen Brothers join as event sponsors

posted 12 Jun 2015, 04:16 by rutland teamracing   [ updated 12 Jun 2015, 04:20 ]
Allen Brothers, the British manufacturer of performance dinghy hardware will be sponsoring the ISAF Team Racing Worlds taking place at Rutland Water from 19-24 July.

Organised by Rutland Team Racing, up to 30 international teams of six will compete in identical Rondar Firefly dinghies supplied by the organisers, making this a supreme test of sailing ability. The 12 foot Fireflies are all equipped with the latest Allen equipment. 

Liz Adams, Managing Director of Allen Brothers, commented, “We believe racing improves the breed and it has always been part of our philosophy to incorporate feedback from racing into our product development. Team racing represents the purest test of competitive sailing skill and as such we are delighted to be sponsoring this event. May the best team win”.

This premier event will be held under the rules of the International Sailing Federation (ISAF), the world governing body for the sport of sailing, officially recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). 
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