On-the-water testing is a critical part of product development at Vakaros. As sailors, we have first-hand experience with the challenges posed by the marine environment, from reading a display in bright sunlight to dealing with waves breaking across the deck. We (like many of you) have struggled with instruments that perform poorly…Read More
In this (rather lengthy) post, we share our thoughts on the design and development of the Atlas, and highlight key features that set it apart.
We began the design process by talking to sailors in a wide variety of classes, from foiling dinghies to ocean racers, and studying existing instruments…Read More
One of our key design objectives for the Atlas is highly accurate, responsive GPS measurements of speed and position. Why does this matter, and how do we achieve it?Read More
We are proud to officially announce our first product: the Vakaros Atlas! A no compromises, all-in-one racing instrument. The Atlas features a state-of-the-art...Read More
Look for us to use this space to explain complex topics in performance sailing and technology, introduce new products and features, and highlight sailors we’re working with around the globe.
We started Vakaros [va-car-ohs] with a simple goal: to design and build state-of-the-art instrumentation for competitive sailors. We’re obsessed with performance and...Read More