Category Archives: Marlow Ropes

Marlow Ropes launches fully up-cycled and ‘Technically Better’ mooring rope at METS 2018

By | November 12, 2018

Marlow Ropes launches a premium sustainable mooring rope made using 100% recycled plastic. The world leading leisure marine rope manufacturer’s latest innovation, the Blue Ocean Dockline, is the first ‘technically better’ premium dockline rope manufactured using yarn wholly made from plastic bottles. The development and production of recycled polyester (rPET) yarn combined with Marlow’s engineering… Read More »

Marlow Ropes inspire next generation with Rope-Show education workshops

By | August 10, 2018

As part of Marlow’s commitment to youth sailing, they are pleased to be working with the International Optimist Association Class at key events this year to deliver education workshops on rope care and splicing. This August they have supported them at the  Volvo Gill Optimist British National and Open Championships which welcomed 370 sailors from across the UK and rest… Read More »

Knots V Splicing

By | October 3, 2017

It is likely anyone who has ever used ropes has learned to tie knots – to create eyes, connect rope to objects or even just for decoration. There’s a knot for every application and for many applications there is no better solution than a knot. However, there are limitations and every time a rope is… Read More »