Category Archives: Vids

ProStart Waterproofing Upgrade Kit

We have released a new Waterproofing Upgrade Kit for the Velocitek ProStart. The PVC strips in the kit help the mounting cradle push on the back of the battery compartment lid. This gives the battery compartment a tighter seal. Through … Continue reading

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Back at it…

While Velocitek Shift equipped teams continue winning One-Design events across the globe* its great to see the ProStart equipped AC45 cats of Oracle Team USA and Team Australia out on Sydney Harbor practicing before the next America’s Cup World Series. … 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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Volvo Sailing Speed Challenge at Cowes Week

The Volvo Sailing Speed Challenge featuring ‘fantastic four’ challengers; 2008 Olympic Laser gold medalist, Paul Goodison – testing his speed onboard his, Velocitek ProStart equipped foiling Moth, double Olympic windsurfing medalist, Nick Dempsey, Alex Thomson, who in January became only … 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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Velocitek ProStart featured on Top Gear!

The Velocitek ProStart is featured on BBC’s Top Gear, the world’s most-watched factual TV show!* Top Gear’s 20th Season Premiere features a race between an AC45 catamaran and a car. The Cat vs. Car Episode aired Sunday June 30th in … Continue reading

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GC32 Austria Cup

Great footage from last month’s Great Cup 32 Catamaran racing on Lake Traunsee, Austria. We’re delighted to see that they’re loaded with Velocitek ProStarts! Team Minoprio, fully ProStart equipped, would go on to win. Take a look:

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J.P. Morgan BAR break the Round the Island Race Record

Sir Ben Ainslie and his ProStart-equipped crew onboard J.P.Morgan BAR AC45 smashed the Round the Island Race multihull record off the Isle of Wight. J.P. Morgan BAR shaved 16 minutes and 8 seconds off the previous record, which stood for … Continue reading

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24.1 Knots in a VX-One

Here’s a video from the Bennett Yachting Technologies team, builders of the VX-One: The footage is from the 2013 McIntosh Cup Regatta in Savannah, GA. SPOILER ALERT: Speed recorded by Velocitek ProStart. 24.1 Knots Max Speed and 22.7 Knots Best … Continue reading

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Secret Weapon Revealed

We got a real kick out of ETNZ’s April 1st YouTube video:   To demonstrate Velocitek’s commitment meeting the needs of racing sailors, if Nick Holroyd, Dean Barker, or Grant Dalton sends an email to charles@velocitek.com we will send you … Continue reading

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