Rutgerson has a long history of sponsoring large events and teaming up with great sailors. Supporting the local sailing community and inspiring young people to discover sailing is also very important to us. We always welcome new requests, so please don’t hesitate to contact us if you are planning an event or a project which you think might interest us.
Joakim Brantingson is the first Swede in ten years taking up the challenge to participate in the more than 4000 nm extreme solo transatlantic race Mini-Transat in 2021. The Mini 6.50 class is the smallest in transatlantic yacht racing. Brantingsons boat, which will be fully equipped with deck hardware from Rutgerson, may not be longer than 6,5×3 meter.
Read more at: Rutgerson.se/mini-transat-2021/
A couple of days each semester all children at Marstrand Primary School leave their class rooms to to get out of on the water to learn sailing and enjoy our marine surroundings in a safe way. A unique school program sponsored by Rutgerson and made possible thanks to close collaboration with the local sailing club Marstrands Segelsällskap.
Read more at Rutgerson.se/marstrand-school-project
Andy Schell and Mia Karlsson from 59 North Sailing have made it their life mission to share the wisdom of the high seas. No matter if it is by hosting seminars and workshops, producing podcasts or taking crew out on the ocean to experience long-distance offshore sailing. We simply love the way these two young entrepreneurs inspire sailors around the world, and are really proud to be part of their various projects.
Read more at 59-north.com/
Rutgerson Marin is back for another year as official supplier and partner in GKSS Match Cup Marstrand in our home town 1-5 July. This is one of the largest sports events in Scandinavia, attracting more than 100,000 visitors every year to enjoy the close-action racing along our shores. Expect plenty of action, both on the water as well as on land.
Read more at Gkssmatchcupsweden.se
Rutgerson’s test pilot Anders Eriksson is the first Swede ever to sail single-handed nonstop around the world without assistance – a continuous solo sail of more than 30 000 nautical miles over a period of approximately 9 months. A fantastic achievement and the ultimate test for Rutgerson’s products!
Read more at Rutgerson.se/first-swede-solo-nonstop-around-the-world
Rutgerson has sponsored Marstrand Big Boat Race since the start 2012. We have even made the prize trophys. With more than 70 participating teams it is the largest regatta for big boats on the Swedish west coast. The concept is simple, two days of intense racing and fun social events for both pros and amateurs. New for 2019 is a sports boat class attracting many of the sportier boats around Scandinavia.
Read more at: Blur.se/mbbr/
Johan and Malin left Sweden in January 2016, and have since then been sharing their sailing adventures with thousands of YouTube-fans every Friday. As their baby daughter Vera joined the crew in 2019 they simply traded their beloved Beason 40 for a beautiful Najad 44, and continued to sail as a family. Both their boats have been equipped with deck hardware from Rutgerson.
Read more at Ransailing.se/
Rutgerson is official partner of the annual Marstrand Boat Show, the largest floating boat show on the Swedish west coast just a stone’s throw away from our premises. Rutgerson’s doors will be open all weekend, and we invite visitors for free coffee, factory sale and guided tours in our production facilities. Welcome for this unique opportunity to see how and where all our products are made.
Read more at batmassamarstrand.se