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The latest news from Pontos Americas.   See also our video page

Professional Boatbuilder: Winch Revolution?

October 1, 2015

Read the article in Professional Boatbuilder magazine (pdf below).

Crusing World: Cool Finds for Fall

October 1, 2015

“Innovations abound in gear designed to make your time on deck easier and cruising life more comfortable.”  - Cruising World Magazine

Pontos Winches Make Landfall in Australia

September 22, 2015

“Overall we've had good success in Australia with our Pontos equipped Beneteau winning its division in the CYCA Winter Series, and the Ladies’ Series. Pontos equipped boats are performing well in the Queensland IRC fleet, the Multihull fleets and there is also strong interest from cruisers and...

Award-Winning Four-Speed Winches Simplify Sailing and Boost Performance

July 13, 2015

For Immediate Release    |   July 13, 2015

Miami, Florida—Innovative four-speed winches are enhancing life aboard race boats and other sailboats, thanks to Pontos Americas. The new four-speed winches from Pontos look like any conventional two-speed winch, but packed inside the same drum...

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Sail Magazine May 2015
Sail Magazine May 2015

"The Next Generation" - Sail Magazine, May 2015

April 20, 2015

The Next Generation

"The winch that could change the way you sail."

by Graham Snook, Sail Magazine

See PDF below.

Pontos and Pontos–Americas announce the formation of a joint venture

April 10, 2015

Pontos and Pontos–Americas announce the formation of a joint venture, Pontos-Americas, LLC, to market and distribute Pontos winches in the Americas.

Pontos-Americas will serve the yachting market in the United States, South America, Central America and the Caribbean. Pontos, based in...

Pontos in the News

March 1, 2015

See articles in the press about Pontos here:  http://pontos.fr/gb/blog/press-c10.html

 

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SEAHORSE MAGAZINE : February 2015
SEAHORSE MAGAZINE : February 2015

SEAHORSE MAGAZINE: February 2015

February 1, 2015

Matching the demands and the solutions for winched control of loaded lines onboard any sailboat present a challenge to find the perfect fit. For any boat over 25ft in length you need the speed, power and geared mechanical advantage that only a winch can provide, but this comes at a cost: weight...

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Yachting World: January 2015
Yachting World: January 2015

Yachting World : january 2015

January 1, 2015

Pontos winches Introduction
Yachting World January 2015 : A revolutionary four-speed winch design from Pontos.

For more information:
Pontos Americas, LLC
www.pontos-americas.com
info@pontos-americas.com
1000 5th Street Ste. 200
Miami Beach, FL 33139

Tel: 305-890-6904
​Mark Wood - Manager Sales and Distribution