Raymarine World News and Events



Raymarine announces inaugural Raymarine J/80 Championships

April 2014

Raymarine is proud to announce the company’s sponsorship of the inaugural Raymarine J/80 Championships. A season-long series of UK-based events, the 2014 Raymarine J/80 Championship starts in April with the Warsash Spring Championships, moving on to the J/80 Nationals in Poole and the Royal Southern Yacht Club Regatta in May. June sees the 2014 Raymarine J/80 Championship take in the JP Morgan Round the Island Race, followed by the J-Cup in July, culminating in the last weekend of Aberdeen Asset Management Cowes Week in August. The J/80 is a highly successful One Design with over 1450 J/80s sailing world-wide. 
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Swedish top angler in new partnership with Raymarine

March 2014

Raymarine is pleased to announce that Johan Abelsson, one of Sweden’s top fishermen, has become the company’s latest fishing ambassador.  Abelsson, a charter captain and professional fisherman of over 30 years standing, spends over 150 days a year at sea in pursuit of his passion and speciality; salmon fishing in the Baltic. This spring will see Abelsson on international TV as over 25 million viewers get to follow him in an exciting new project – up to15 episodes of pure fishing direct from Russia. 
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Raymarine Navigates The Greatest Loop With Beneteau

March 2012


Raymarine is partnering with Beneteau Powerboats on the Greatest Loop and outfitting their Swift Trawler 34 with all new e-Series multifunction displays, HD Color Radar and FLIR thermal night vision technology. This state of the art system will guide the crew of the appropriately named, “The Greatest Loop” on its 5 month circumnavigation of eastern North America. 

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