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Sailors, are you autumn ready?

As much as we want to hold onto this glorious weather, we cannot hide away from the nights drawing in, and that Autumn and the cooler temperatures are on their way. We have had a great summer, and for the dinghy sailors out there amongst us, the last time you saw your drysuit was probably around April time. 

Find Hammond this fall

The team at Hammond in Dartford are always hard at work, whether making new drysuits or carrying out repairs. Helping to keep them busy is our sales team who are out and about on the road, and they have a busy couple of months travelling up to the NEC Birmingham for three separate shows this fall.

Meet #HammondCrew Ambassador Jack Graham-Troll

Jack Graham-Troll, 12-year-old Laser 4.7 sailor, with an ambition to become an Olympic gold medalist, and the latest addition to #HammondCrew. We recently caught up with Jack to find out more his sailing plans, why he chooses to wear a drysuit and what he never leaves the shore without.

Made-to-Measure Drysuits in 11 days for Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service

Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service has been supplied with Search and Rescue drysuits and associated safety equipment from Hammond Drysuits in a record time of just 11 days.

Let’s talk about staying warm and dry at the RYA Dinghy Show

Hammond Drysuits is returning to the RYA Dinghy Show 2018, 3 – 4 March on stand F38, and we are looking forward to talking about staying warm and dry whilst out on the water this

Made-to-Measure or Made-to-Fit

Acronyms are commonplace and are often used without people realising what they actually mean. So, we thought it was about time we explained what Hammond's M2M – Made-to-Measure - stands for and what this means for you, our customers and wearers of our drysuits.

Meet Hammond Ambassador Jack Perks

It’s hard to blow your own trumpet sometimes, and at Hammond it’s just not something we do, as we are simply just doing our job, and that is making drysuits that keep you dry no matter what you are doing in the water. 

Dive 2017

If you are into scuba diving, or looking to get into scuba diving then there is only one place to be this weekend, and that is on the Hammond stand (stand 250) at Dive 2017 at the NEC, Birmingham.

Meet Dave

We would like to introduce you to Dave, who has recently joined the team here at Hammond. So you can find out a little more about those who make and repair your drysuit we hope you enjoy the following Q&A.

Hammond return to Emergency Services Show in 2017

Hammond is returning to the Emergency Services Show with our search and rescue range of drysuits at the NEC Birmingham on 20 and 21 September 2017. 

We are recruiting

At Hammond, we are looking to employ a Trainee Drysuit Technician, based in our workshop in Dartford Kent.

Offshore Wind Energy 2017

Richard Dell will be attending Offshore Wind Energy on Wednesday 7th June at ExCel, London.

Be seen at sea with Hammond

Hammond has launched new features which increase visibility and ultimately the safety of the rescue crews operating in water rescue situations at sea or on inland waterways.

Hammond to visit Ocean Business 2017

On Wednesday 5th April, Chris Hammond and Richard Dell will be attending Ocean Business 2017 discussing our range of made-to-measure and standard size drysuits for commercial use with many of their customers at the exhibition.

3 reasons why Hammond should make your drysuit

Hammond will be returning to their usual spot at the RYA Suzuki Dinghy Show, F38 in the West Hall at Alexandra Palace on 4th and 5th March, to mark the start of the spring sailing season 2017.

Hammond Drysuits Open Weekend 2017

Hammond Drysuits will be holding an open weekend from Thursday 16th through to Sunday 19th February. The open weekend will run alongside the London International Dive Show at ExCel.

London Boat Show 2017

Are you heading to the London Boat Show over the next few days and looking for a new drysuit?

Christmas Opening Times

Hammond will be open during the following times over the Christmas period. Merry Christmas and Happy New year to all our wonderful customers.

Gift Vouchers for Christmas

Are you stuck for something to get the water loving, scuba diving, sailing, water-skiing, kayaking, jet-skiing, family member or friend in your life this Christmas?

Richard Dell appointed at Sales Director

At Hammond we are pleased to announce the recent appointment of Richard Dell as Sales Director with immediate effect.