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Harken Introduces the FlatWinder™ Powered Block for Mainsheet Traveler Control


Harken a Proud Sponsor of US Sailing REACH Initiative

US Sailing’s Reach STEM education initiative is a national program that uses sailing as a medium to teach science and environmental stewardship to middle-school age youth of all backgrounds. It’s a real privilege to be part of US Sailing’s Reach program.

The V™ Block is Harken’s Highest Performer

The V™ block is the highest performing, most efficient block Harken has ever offered. Engineers chose extremely strong, extremely lightweight materials to build block components—3D molded carbon sideplates, titanium races, and captive titanium roller bearings.

SoftBank Team Japan Names Harken an Official Supplier

SoftBank Team Japan has selected Harken as an Official Supplier of technical equipment to its campaign for the 35th America’s Cup.

Harken Appoints Sailing Point d.o.o Authorized Distributor for Marine Products in Slovenia and Croatia


Harken Launches a New Commitment to Youth Sailing

A new tack for community sailing support.

Olaf Harken releases his new book

Olaf Harken has just released a personal memoir of his youth overseas, his time in the US Navy, unconventional business ventures, and a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at Harken from its beginning until today.

Harken/Jeanneau’s Assisted Sail Trim (AST) Winner of Pittman Innovation Award

Harken/Jeanneau’s Assisted Sail Trim (AST) was named winner in the electronics category of SAIL Magazine's renowned Pittman Innovation Awards.

Harken Develops Spinnaker Retrieval Wheel for Last-Second String Drops

Harken has designed a new carbon fiber spinnaker retrieval wheel to fill an underserved need in the Grand-Prix market.

Harken Names Zofia Truchanowicz Managing Director of Harken Poland




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