2017 J24 East Coast Championships and

The Rigging Company J24 ECC sponsor 2017

The Rigging Company LLP (TRC) is proud to announce that it is a primary sponsor in the 39th year of the J24 East Coast Championship and J22 Mid-Atlantic Championship. This event takes place in late October starting 10/27-10/29. The venue is being held at one of Annapolis’ top sailing clubs Severn Sailing Association. J24 local legend and 2016 defending champion, Tony Parker of Parker Tide Corp. will return to defend his title.

J24 Weather Mark Rounding. The rigging Company. Parker Tide. North Sails. Quantum Sails.

The event promises 3 days of some of Annapolis’ most competitive sailing along with one of the best places in the US to sail in fall, the Chesapeake Bay. Some of this years perks will include:

  • TRC will be offering pre and post event mast stepping and boat set up/ break down assistance. Scheduling is required. Please call our office at 443-847-1004 or email jimmie@theriggingco.com.
  • TRC will also have two staff members standing-by at the end of each race day to help provide racers with any necessary rigging related products and services.
  • TRC will also be standing by all weekend with the TRC service truck and will offer extended hours just for the regatta. Please call us at 443-847-1004 or email aaron@theriggingco.com for any during regatta emergencies.
  • There are also some very courteous locals that are opening their homes for free housing and boat storage to out of town race competitors. Please note: due to limited availability housing and storage will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Contact the fleet leader, Kelly at brice.fitzgerald@gmail.com or call 443-600-1182 for info.
  • As usual there will some festivities Saturday and Sunday including plenty of food, and one of my favorite parts, there will be beer on tap daily. I am hoping that Heavy Seas Brewery may have something to do with this.

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J24 and J22 sailing has offered us some of the most competitive sailing in the Annapolis area in years past. This year we are making every effort to make it grow even more.

~The class is offering considerable savings for early registrants!

Click this link to register, the deadline for early registration ends 10/20/17 for J22’s and 9/15/17 for J24’s. The more people sign up… the more people will sign up. So get your boat on the line and join us for a good time.

J24 East Coast Championship. Parker Tide and The Rigging Company

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ANNAPOLIS BOAT SHOW 2017!!

The Boat Show is back and so are we. Bigger and better than ever before, TRC has recently expanded its team and its booth. We have joined up with BSI Denmark to provide our customers with top quality Rod Rigging fittings.

So come by our booth, see our new digs, and talk to BSI and The Rigging Company for all of your rigging needs. Be it Standing Rigging, Running Rigging, Hydraulics, Spar Building/repair/painting, we’ve got you covered.

BSI rigging and The Rigging Company at the Annapolis Boat Show.

See our ads in this weeks Spinsheet and Chesapeake Bay Magazine.

Mention this ad and get a FREE The Rigging Company HAT and take advantage of our social discount right away via a social media account of your choice. Just tag us on either Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Google Plus, Pinterest, and even LinkedIn!

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See You at THE SHOW!

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Help Wanted!

The Rigging Company, Annapolis MAryland

 is on the lookout for a few good hands.

We are currently accepting any and all resumes regardless of experience for full-time, year-round employment.

People we are looking for:

  • If you are a skilled and experienced rigging technician looking for work.
  • If you have experience in the sailing/ marine industry of any kind, drop us a line.
  • If you’ve ever read The Complete Rigger’s Apprentice and can still climb a mast, we’d love to talk to you.
  • If you are a young ambitious sailor who’s looking for a good trade to learn,  you will only improve your sailing skills and knowledge from here on out.

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We offer fair pay, hard work, some good times, and a whole lot of job satisfaction. So if you are interested, please send us your info and we will get back to you regardless of our decision. We’d love to hear from you.

Join our team of skilled riggers.

 

 

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