Offshore Sailing Services

As an independent marine consultancy based in Hamble, at the heart of UK yachting, Focus Offshore Ltd is well placed to offer technical services to the offshore sailing community. Enquiries from newcomers to the sport are warmly welcomed.

Offshore Racing

Measurement of Special Classes


Services for New Boat Owners

Boat Performance,
Measurement & Rating

Qualifications and Experience of Steph Merry (Director of Focus Offshore)

Offshore sailing and racing

  • 30 years’ experience in offshore racing at national and international level
  • Commercially endorsed Ocean Yachtmaster


  • Chartered engineer, specialising in marine technology
  • Chair of the IRM Technical Committee
  • Member and past Chair of the Royal Ocean Racing Club Technical Committee
  • Past Chair of the Royal Ocean Racing Club IRC Council

Race Administration