Jacket worn for training for Clipper, and Leg 5 of the race.
Well maintained, and in good condition.
Never worn Musto lightweight MPX offshore sailing jacket.
The classic ocean sleeping bag with waterproof outer and cosy warm inner lining.
Pillow to match.
Zips slightly stiff from sea air immersion in 2013/4 Clipper Race. Only used on Leg 5 for about 1.5 weeks.
Otherwise brand new.
Waterproof Breathable Shell:
4oz Exeat Fabric is a tough, durable and waterproof direct-coated hydrophilic, breathable polyurethane. This fabric permits water vapour to pass through the fabric from the body-side to the outside so keeping the inside of the sleeping bag and the insulation layers comfortable and dry. Exeat fabric has been one of the top fabrics for high reliability performance for over 15 years and has been continuously improved over that time. Exeat Fabrics have been independently tested and conform to EN343 for resistance to water penetration and breathability.
Polyester fibre-pile pile. It is warm to the touch, it is equally warm when wet, and as the fibres do not absorb water, for insulating material it dries very quickly. It also resists mould - which is an issue with the inevitable build up of condensation.
YKK full-length burstable zips
All zips on our bags are YKK coil for their strength and reliability. The main zips are YKK No10 coil with non-lock zippers.
We use polycotton for the pillowcase in the original Ocean Sleepwear sleeping bag. It is comfortable, and can be quickly washed and dried, stopping the build up of salt from wet hair.
Only used about 5/6 times on Legs 4 and 8
Only a few marks but seals all in excellent condition
Otherwise in almost as new condition
It is showing with my initials on it but they will come off
An absolute must for some of the wetter legs especially when working on the bow.
Neoprene cuffs and neck seals
Just used for Leg 8 in Clipper 17/18 race
All fully cleaned with all accessories and bags
As new condition
An absolute must for any of the colder legs
Could not have done without it
Musto Monolite sailing shoes,
Worn twice only
Ocean Sleepwear Sleeping bag for sale - blue.
Used in the Clipper 2015/16 for a couple of legs and not since so in excellent condition. Has been fully cleaned. It has the two storage bags as well as the cover for your pillow.
Will certainly keep you warm on the colder legs of the Clipper race and dry as they are waterproof. A full description of the bag are on the Ocean Sleepwear website. Regular - height 1.70m to 1.90m (up to 6'3")
Henri Lloyd gloves - neoprene and useful for rope work in wet weather.
Spinlock kneepads - great knee protection for deck work, in good condition and a useful piece of kit. ALL SIZE MEDIUM.
Sealskin Socks - lightly used and great at keeping your feet dry, knee length to prevent rubbing from boots, nicely coloured for easy identification.
Grey ocean sleep wear sleeping bag, used during the 17-18 clipper race. Great condition and very warm, definitely brilliant for the colder legs. Waterproof.
Brilliant Henri Lloyd Dry suit with latex seals. All seals are in great condition and zip has been waxed. Slight damage on reflective strip from being worn under life jacket (can be seen in attached image) but does not effect the functionality of the suit.
Bought new for the Clipper Race 2017-18
If you're doing clipper, you'll need sailing socks and you'll spend a small fortune on them. This set, if you are male and fit "Large" size, will get you on your way without the heavy outlay.
Believe it or not, these 7 pairs of socks are the only socks I took on the 29 day crossing of the North Pacific on leg 6 of the 17/18 race, and they worked out well (though I may have been a bit smelly!). 2 pairs of Seal Skinz sailing socks, one long (over calf) and one medium (mid-calf), 2 pairs of Gill Neoprene socks (these were FAB - very warm) and 3 pairs of merino wool small socks which go underneath the others.
And randomly a pair of merino wool fingerless gloves (pretty sure they're SealSkinz - go under other gloves). This lot will set you back c£140-150. The long socks did all my training levels and the crossing but are still ok. The neoprene & the mid-length just Leg 6. The merino gloves are unused. The merino socks I can't remember!!!
A pair of excellent boots for cold conditions. I bought them from Fierce Turtle after reading the recommendation. Mine were used on a level 4 training & Leg 6 of 17/18 - North Pacific and they were perfect; I completely forgot I had them on. Grip was first class and the gaiters did as well as anyone else's keeping water out. The first mate had a pair he'd had for 6/7 years of heavy sailing and they looked like mine (i.e. they wear well)! Highly recommended if you're doing a cold, wet leg - 3 or 6, or going RtW
My shoe size is 9.5/10 in UK, and these fitted well. You need to be sure you fit these with a couple of pairs of socks on, so recommend visiting a shop and determining your size before you buy.
Pre-Used Ocean Sleepwear sleeping bag. Excellent condition. Used on last race. Fully laundered and now available for sale. UK Shipping for £20.
The Ocean Sleepwear bag is fantastic and, I'd say, essential for the colder legs like Leg 3 and Leg 6. Essential kit for RTW Crew!
3 'deck' items purchased for the Clipper 17/18 race.
1. Gill Race Watch W013
2. Gill MT007 Sailing Knife
3. Showa 282 Temres Gloves - size 9/Large - The best gloves for keeping your hands warm when helming.
Bundle cost £112 . Now £50 plus postage
Black HL Elite Mod Therm Salopettes - used on Leg 2 of the Clipper 2017/2018 race. Incredibly light and warm as well as windproof and waterproof.
Excellent condition. Cost new - £130. Now £60.
Used for leg 6 of 15/16 race. Warm and light. Kept me warm and my base layers dry in the coldest and wettest of weathers. Very good condition. Has my name in but otherwise as new.
Henri Lloyd Elite Thermal Midlayer Salopette high quality wind and waterproof layer. Made from Cordura reinforcements and lined with Primaloft insulation for maximum warmth and protection
Manufactured from Primoloft® for a very warm lightweight garment.
20% increase in breathablity compared to its closest competitors.
Can be worn alone or as part of the three layer system teamed up with the Hi-therm base layer and a fully waterproof shell. Ergonomically shaped to the body allowing ease of movement and increased comfort. Coated with DWR (Durable Water Repellent) make the water just run off of the outside.
It's a versatile 3 layer bag with 2 waterproof carry sacs. Designed for offshore sailing, this sleeping bag is waterproof and warm, and has removable layers. Protective Shell: Zipping directly onto the outer insulation to ensure no movement or cold spots, the durable outer shell is made from 4oz Exeat Fabric providing a tough and durable barrier to moisture. Treated with a breathable fluorocarbon coating and fully tape-sealed to prevent wicking through stitch holes and provided with a full length flap to prevent water ingress through the zip. YKK No10 coil zip used for unbeatable strength and reliability. Suitable for persons up to 6ft 3 inches.
Weight 950g Outer Insulation - Made from 10mm Dense Weave Pile providing a luxurious feel while keeping an insulation layer of air next to the skin. Generous 10cm shoulder baffle to reduce heat loss - Weight 1300g Inner Insulation - Made from 10mm Dense Weave Pile and attached to the outer layer by Velcro, adding extra insulation when the going gets tough. Generous 10cm shoulder baffle to reduce heat loss - Weight 1050g
Removable Pillow Pocket in Sleeping Bag Comfortable poly-cotton pillowcase, can easily be removed, washed and dried, stopping the build up of salt from your wet hair. Dispatched anywhere at cost or collection from Edinburgh.
Ocean Sleepwear sleeping bag. Gortex cover, 2 layers of fleece liners. Used for a total of 30days, freshly laundered.
I consider the Le Chameau Neptune boot to be THE very best cold ocean sailing boot in the world. Le Chameau are the Rolex or Rolls Royce of the boot world and the handmade Neptune rubber sailing boot is just great. It's warm (neoprene lined), dry (with built-in gaiters) and robust and hardwearing.
I'm replacing my boots with a new pair - so my trusty old boots, full of character and with about 60,000 sea miles under them, are now available for a new adventure. I'm sure they have another circumnavigation in them yet.
Price New £315. Now just £99.
This dry suit was used once on the North Pacific leg of the clipper race and kept me warm and dry throughout bow work. It is in good condition given its use and I guarantee its watertightness. The dry suit has been recently professionally dry cleaned and proofed.
Henry Lloyd Ocean Pro Drysuit, size M, Less than half the original price at GBP500 (full price is GBP1,124).
Home-delivery with express courier anywhere in UK and EU for GBP ££40
Medium size (as per Henri Lloyd fits chest size 95-100cm and height 170am - 175cm. I am a woman, 5ft9 and weigh around 70kgs and this fitted me perfectly.
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