Velamania is big in the rigging and performance racing market

Cyclops Marine, the UK-based developer of load sensors for sailors, has chosen Velamania to serve as its new distributor for Italy. Velamania is said to be one of Europe’s most experienced distributors in the rigging and performance racing market.

“We are delighted to be partnering with Cyclops Marine,” says Velamania CEO Paolo Torre. “This innovative technology is essential for the racing sailors. We love to bring new products to the market that will help our customers sail faster and safer.”

At Cyclops, one of the marine industry’s fastest growing tech businesses, sales director Tom Pickles says: “Paolo’s team at Velamania have such a high level of rig expertise, they are the ideal partner for us. We have some great extensions to the smartlink and smarttune range launching soon that are ideally suited to Velamania’s market. We can’t wait to support them, extending the number of customers gaining the benefits of our load sensing technology.”

The Cyclops Marine Smart range of products are a new generation of wireless load sensors created by some of the leading brains from Cambridge University, in tandem with sailors, to produce accurate, repeatable and meaningful data. The range enables sailors to set their boat up for optimum speed and performance.