• Official Clothing Partner Nacra 17 & 49er/fx

    FORWARD WIP is thrilled to announce its partnership with NACRA 17 & 49ER/FX International class. Becoming their Official Technical Clothing Partner.

    The five-year sponsorship agreement will run until the end of 2024 and will see both partners work collaboratively to further develop and market the sport in new and existing territory. Thanks to a long experience in designing light and innovative protective gear for the last 2 America’s Cup and SuperFoiler Australian Circuit, Forward WIP is one of the leader in Foiling Action Sailing equipment. Since many of the Olympic Sailors choose WIP for the combination of protection with performance and style.

  • Happy New Year

    It's here! 2020! Entering a new year, a new decade is a cause for celebration! 

    We are all so fortunate to be surrounded by water, don't let your gear limit your experience in one of the world's greatest playgrounds. How may we help you? Our New Year's Sale has huge deals on a wide range of kit in our catalog. This isn't your average sale 10% here, $20 there, or 'buy this thing and get this other half off'... We're talking about really real big deals, just take a look for yourself!

  • December Deals

    December Deals in the lead up to Christmas with Free Shipping over $450 or get a Free O-Vane Wind indicator when you spend over $150
  • Cyber Monday Deals

    In a few hours, our Cyber Monday 24 hour flash sale will kick into action. We have prices dropped storewide so you can score the sailing gear you need for the summer season on the water.  Here's the deal's available, one day only! Go nuts with 40% off wind indicators, 20% of Forward WIP sailing helmets and impact protection vest and clothing along with a lot more...

  • Harken

    Harken's gear has dominated such events as the America's Cup and Olympics consistently being at the front. Their blocks, travellers and winches found AT THE FRONT aboard everything from the smallest dinghies to the largest megayachts, cruisers and performance race yachts.

  • Fineline

    Kiwi Sailing is proud to announce a new partnership with Fineline Marine to bring you New Zealand's best cordage.

  • Forward WIP X-Over Helmets

    The Froward X-Over helmet was worn by Groupama Team France in the 2017 Americas Cup in Bermuda, Red Bull Youth Americas Cup competitors, and Emirat...