William Thomas joins the Sparcraft Team

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William Thomas joins Sparcraft company and comes to reinforce the export sales team as highlighted by Joël Guérinet, Sparcraft Managing Director. The Business School graduate is not a novice, he in fact spent six years with Partner & Partner, a strategy consulting company, then he moved to Vmg Soromap as mast and sailloft Manager. There, he acquired for a decade an experience in the sailboat industry as at first Export Manger and then as Sales Manager. Some of you may have met and appreciated him already whether on boat shows or on pontoons. The spry 40-year-old sailor has actually gathered many victories on Melges 24 crewed races : world champion, 3 times vice champion, European champion and six times France champion. Therefore, sailing and requirement is part of his professional DNA : «I will use my rigour, my ability of adaptation as well as my taste for team challenges to achieve – I hope - some successful results». William will embark on board of the well-known Sparcraft vessel on the occasion of early September boat shows, at the Yachting Festival in Cannes and then at the Grand Pavois in La Rochelle. A vessel full of skills, « Sparcraft this is the expertise and the performance for quality products and customer service. A company supported by a strong network of proficient agents that control and know very well their market.»  His motivation is at the top level. We all warmly welcome him within Sparcraft company and wish him a promising integration within Wichard group.

 Victory of VDH in the Golden Globe Race

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Congratulations to Jean-Luc Van Den Heed! A nice and hard victory in this #GoldenGlobeRace. Sparcraft team is very proud to equipped his Rustler 36' Matmut. if it has been damaged, the mast is still standing, and is the only mast in the race to have resisted a capsize during successive storms. And especially the first!

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 Boot Dusseldorf

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After the Nautic  (Paris), Facnor and Sparcraft Teams will be on deck at the Boot of Dusseledorf (19-27 / 01/ 20119). So see you soon on booth Hall 11 / B56. You will see also our german distributor : Hahnfeld masten Hall 11 / D73.