Category Archives: SpeedPuck

Fast shipping for faster sailing.

Charleston Race Week 2014 is a week away and there are over 280 boats entered! With the release of our new tactical weapon, the Shift, Velocitek now offers a device legal for every class competing at CRW. To help boost … Continue reading

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Burling wins Dash for Cash

Barefoot Kiwi phenom, Peter Burling wins the Velocitek Dash for Cash at 2013 Moth Worlds in Kaneohe, Hawaii. Peter won the $1,000 purse with a 25.0 knot 10 second average speed. Red Bull Youth AC winner and 49er World Champion, … Continue reading

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J/22 Class Legal? The SpeedPuck is…

News from the J/22 International Technical Committee 2013 Rulings: the Velocitek SpeedPuck is now J/22 class legal! Here’s the excerpt from the 2013 ITC rulings: For more news from the J/22 International Technical Committee 2013 rulings here is the full … Continue reading

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The Highlander – There can be only one…

National Champion. The Velocitek SpeedPuck accelerated Lee Sackett, Todd Sackett, and Dave Kerr to victory in the 2013 Highlander Nationals. In a light air racing series held at North Cape Yacht Club in Monroe Michigan this July they finished the … Continue reading

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SpeedPuck on Board!

From the venerable Ensigns to foiling Moths to foiling kiteboards, Velocitek SpeedPucks turn up some very cool places! Here’s a video of the new Zeeko Makaira Race Foilboard rippin’ along in Dubai with a SpeedPuck mounted on the nose: Top … Continue reading

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Marström M32 Test featuring SpeedPuck

Here’s a video of the new Marström M32 catamaran on a test sail in Travemünde, Lubeck, Germany. The SpeedPuck is prominently featured at :20 and 1:08!

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Barefoot Kiwi Prodigy Snatches Aussie Moth Title

A big congratulations to Kiwi wunderkind Peter Burling on his resounding victory over a ridiculously stacked fleet at the 2013 Australian Moth Nationals. To win this event Pete (an Olympic Silver Medalist himself) had to beat no fewer than three … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Special – Free Shipping

The ProStart was featured in Sailing World’s recently published 2012 Father’s Day Gift Guide.  Although we’re hesitant to agree with “the Prostart is possibly the greatest electronic racing gadget of this decade,”  we do agree that the device will make for … Continue reading

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SpeedPuck Display Options

Did you know that your SpeedPuck can display speed in MPH or Km/H?  That’s right, if your car’s speedometer is consistently off by 30 + MPH, as my 1993 Jeep Laredo is, you can use your SpeedPuck as a handy … Continue reading

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Video of the week – Sébastien Salerno Rips

French Kite-Surfer Sébastien Salerno uses a SpeedPuck to test the performance of different kite boards . Seb owns the title of the “Fourth Fastest Sailor in the World,” at 54.28 knots (100.54 km/h).  This December, Seb will travel to the wind-swept … Continue reading

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