Tug bot?

Ever seen an autonomous tug boat?  Check out the new tug bot. This weekend we teamed up with Splash City Golf​ in Baltimore, MD to automate their new on-the-water golf target. A cool non-sailing use of the MarkSetBot tech. Moving forward they will be able to set golf...

One became Three

This weekend was the third and final Davis Island J70 winter event. We were able to get two more MarkSetBots down to Tampa this weekend for the final J70 Porch Series event.  We had one down there all winter.  So, we had three for this event. The MarkSetBots acted as...

Too expensive?

We don't want the cost of the MarkSetBot to stop you from buying one. We realize that many clubs can't afford $6995. To address that need, we have created the MarkSetBot Grant Program. If your organization is helping to grow the sport of sailing and is open to...

MarkSetBot in Tampa

This past weekend, the MarkSetBot replaced a traditional mark for the J70 porch series at Davis Island Yacht Club in Tampa, FL 25 boats participated. The MSB acted as the mid-line starting mark, as a gate, and then replaced the traditional starting mark. There were...

Arrival of the Robo-Mark

One of the last vestiges of sailing’s past — the ubiquitous anchored race mark — might be going the way of aluminum spars. One day not long ago, Detroit’s Kevin Morin — a J/70 and Lightning sailor by weekends and IT specialist by day — had an...

Robotic Marks Provide Logistics Solution

Perfection can be time consuming, and when time is precious, setting the perfect race course can lengthen time on the water. To combat this issue is MarkSetBot which has created what is believed to be the world’s first robotic race mark. The MarkSetBot...