Marlow’s Youth Ambassadors Announced at the RYA Dinghy Show 2023
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Marlow’s Youth Ambassadors Announced at the RYA Dinghy Show 2023

The RYA Dinghy Show was back with a bang for 2023  with plenty of energy, a high footfall and lots of Marlow-rigged boats, splicing tutorials and rope advice on stand J34. On both days Marlow’s Leisure Marine Manager David Mossman gave a talk on the Knowledge Zone stage ‘Rig to Win: How to Maximise your…

Sustainably Manufactured Fast Rope Launches at IDEX 2023
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Sustainably Manufactured Fast Rope Launches at IDEX 2023

Innovators in the field of rope technology,  Marlow Ropes were pioneers of the original Fast Rope in conjunction with the British Special Forces.  Over the last 50 years, these ropes have been used worldwide by traditional Special Forces and SWAT teams.  Marlow’s Fast Rope range now includes various developments and innovations to meet the needs of military professionals in tactical operations worldwide.   Now in 2023,…

Marlow Ropes Announce Appointment of New UK Leisure Marine Manager
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Marlow Ropes Announce Appointment of New UK Leisure Marine Manager

Marlow Ropes are delighted to announce the appointment of new Leisure Marine team member Rob Henderson who has joined as UK Leisure Marine Sales Manager.  Rob brings plenty of experience in the marine industry having started his career at Lymington Yacht Haven and Lewmar before working at Harken for six years, and more recently, Stones…

Marlow USA Expands with New Warehouse Facilities
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Marlow USA Expands with New Warehouse Facilities

With ambitious growth in mind for 2023, Marlow Ropes Inc is pleased to announce the opening of a new warehouse facility in Plymouth, Massachusetts to further expand and improve their cordage offering across all markets. The additional space will allow the company to increase its inventory holdings by 50% over previous capacity, speeding up order…

Marlow Defence Leads the Way in Safety Solutions for Land, Sea & Air at IDEX 2023
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Marlow Defence Leads the Way in Safety Solutions for Land, Sea & Air at IDEX 2023

Since pioneering ‘Black Marlow’ rappelling rope in the late 70s and Marlow Fast Rope in the mid 80s; Marlow Ropes, the leading rope manufacturer for high performance synthetic fibre applications has continued to innovate – pushing the boundaries and capabilities of rope-making whilst sourcing the latest in technical fibre materials.  With this combined technical expertise,…

Clipper Race fleet moves to sustainable running rigging as it extends partnership with Marlow Ropes 
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Clipper Race fleet moves to sustainable running rigging as it extends partnership with Marlow Ropes 

Marlow Ropes will be supplying innovative, sustainably made and recyclable running rigging for the eleven-strong fleet in the upcoming Clipper 2023-24 Race. Made with 73% recycled or sustainably manufactured raw materials, this will be the first fleet and ocean race where this type of recycled and sustainable rigging is used.         Image: Testing conditions during…

Marlow Turns Tide on Sustainable Rope Manufacturing
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Marlow Turns Tide on Sustainable Rope Manufacturing

Marlow Ropes is turning the tide on how it manufactures rope – the energy it uses, the materials it sources and the waste it generates. As a leading global producer of products for the leisure marine and other industries that depend on rope, the company ensures it operates an efficient and ethical plant where sustainability is…

Marlow Ropes to Help Find Turkey’s Deepest Cave
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Marlow Ropes to Help Find Turkey’s Deepest Cave

Marlow Ropes US is excited to be partnering with the Cave Exploration Society (CES) in their mission to “Explore the World from the Inside Out” – this time, at Morca Cave in Turkey. People explore caves for many reasons – to satisfy curiosity about the unknown, for sport, to conduct scientific research, to chart and map the…

Sir Robin’s knots launch new Dare To Lead bursary fundraiser in Bermuda
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Sir Robin’s knots launch new Dare To Lead bursary fundraiser in Bermuda

Being a supply partner; the Official Rope Supplier! to the Clipper Race is wonderful, at Marlow we love this partnership. But it’s bigger than a race (albeit a huge race) and ropes; it’s the people behind Clipper Race and the causes they are passionate about that makes it special.  This initiative is no exception. Record breaking yachtsman Sir Robin…

MARLOW ROPES USA ARB AMBASSADOR APPLICATIONS 2022
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MARLOW ROPES USA ARB AMBASSADOR APPLICATIONS 2022

HAVE YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO BE OUR FIRST MARLOW ROPES US ARB AMBASSADOR? ENTRIES OPEN THROUGH 30TH JULY 2022! ARE YOU ARB ENOUGH? From Viper to Vega, Marlow Ropes has been developing its arb product line over a number of years and are stocked worldwide. Every year we work informally with a number of arborists…

Marlow’s New Arb Climbing Rope “Vesper” Offers Low Profile, Easy Threading
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Marlow’s New Arb Climbing Rope “Vesper” Offers Low Profile, Easy Threading

New for 2022, Vesper is an 11.8mm lightweight tree-climbing line available in two bright colour combinations – orange & blue or lime & purple – for good visibility and safety. Vesper’s 100% polyester construction (24 plait polyester cover over a braided polyester core) provides low elongation with excellent friction and heat resistance. Vesper is available…