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Sailmaker Ike Bowen Joins Team at Quantum Sails Newport

August 7, 2017

Quantum Sails is pleased to welcome Ike Bowen to its Newport loft where he will oversee all sailmaking activities out of the Newport facility. Having grown up in a family of deeply passionate sailors, Bowen is an esteemed sailor and sailmaker, with decades of leadership and experience managing teams of production and service sailmakers.

Since his first role as a sailmaker, Bowen has worked in marine manufacturing, competitive sailing, project management, and composite rigging in both the U.S. and Sri Lanka.

Sailing Highlights

  • Ten Newport Bermuda races (and counting), one St David's Lighthouse, several class wins and first to finish in St David's Division twice
  • Five New England championships in the J/35 class
  • East Coast Championships in the J/35 and Mumm 36
  • North American Championships in the J/29, J/35 and Mumm 36
  • Marblehead to Halifax races
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Ike Bowen

(401) 849-7700
ibowen@quantumsails.com

 

The Discussion

erica bowen

August 10, 2017

Congratulations Ike! So proud of big move. -e