Tag / rescueME PLB1
Boat Builder Jim Betts is Announced as Latest Renowned Name to Back Ocean Rower Lia Ditton in Solo Pacific Challenge
Press Releases • Mar 05, 2019 13:55 GMT
Acclaimed boat builders James Betts Enterprises will build the Antrim-designed ocean rowboat for Lia Ditton’s historic bid to become the first person to row solo across the North Pacific Ocean from land to land.
Press Releases • May 02, 2018 12:16 BST
An adventure canoeist who was sponsored by Ocean Signal for an epic 2000-mile journey across Alaska has launched a new book about the mission. Writer Adam Weymouth paddled the treacherous Yukon river from Eagle to Emmonak in 2016 to investigate how the decline in King Salmon numbers is impacting the ecosystem, the fishing industry and the natives.
Ocean Signal / WesCom Signal and Rescue: Kayakers’ 4,000km Continent-Crossing Expedition Supported by Specialist Marine Safety Manufacturers
Press Releases • Apr 25, 2018 11:09 BST
Two young women have set out on an epic adventure to become the first to tandem kayak across Europe from London to the Black Sea. Kate Culverwell (19) and Anna Blackwell (24) are aided on their 4,000km expedition by safety equipment from marine specialists Ocean Signal and WesCom Signal and Rescue as they take on the challenge to fundraise for a cancer charity.
Ocean Signal: Renowned Naval Architect Jim Antrim to Design New Boat for Lia Ditton’s Bid to Become First Woman to Row Solo Across North Pacific
Press Releases • Mar 27, 2018 11:12 BST
Award-winning naval architect Jim Antrim is designing a new cutting-edge ocean rowing boat for a groundbreaking North Pacific row attempt next year.
Ocean Signal: Ocean Signal Joins Forces with Spinlock to Enhance Safety for 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race Crew
Press Releases • Sep 20, 2017 10:00 BST
Ocean Signal’s award-winning rescueME MOB1 man overboard device and rescueME PLB1 Personal Locator Beacon will be integrated with Spinlock’s unique custom designed lifejacket and personal equipment packs for the crews in the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 edition.
Ocean Signal: Ocean Signal Teams Up with Kite Racer Gina Hewson to Highlight Importance of Wearing a PLB
Press Releases • Sep 16, 2016 09:30 BST
Safety equipment supplier Ocean Signal has teamed up with leading kite racer Gina Hewson to raise awareness about the benefits of wearing a personal locator beacon (PLB).