14. June 2018

Official start of the rescue drones at the Baltic Sea in Germany

Swimming season has started! On this occasion the safety of the bathers is of highest priority for the local rescue authorities. For the first time drones equipped with Restube-buoys will be used at the coast of the Baltic Sea in Germany to give help to swimmers in distress. Water Rescue in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania started officially into the swimming season 2018. As first coastal area the region is using drones with Restube, which highly increases the safety […]
7. June 2018

Let’s clean our oceans!

It is in our DNA, we love watersports. That is why we feel very connected with the ocean, our biggest training ground. But the ocean is far more than that: our whole world and its ecosystems depend on its good condition. Today it is World Oceans Day, but we are sad to see that the situation keeps getting worse and that most actions taken are mostly symbolic. Every year around 8 million tons of waste […]
12. April 2018
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Fly High with Cynthia Brown

We love water and we love to be around people who are passionate about water sport. They inspire us to go out there and do what we love. One of them is US Kiteboarder Cynthia ‘Cynbad’ Brown.   She was pretty excited to test Restube so we started to cooperate and follow her activities. Not only is she having so much fun in every discipline of kiteboarding, she is also super good at it! About […]
28. March 2018

Drone drops Restube and saves Kitesurfer in Brazil

Drones equipped with Restube are in use since December in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Now a Kitesurfer was saved with the new technology. The new self-inflating system of Restube that can be dropped from a drone has been recently in use at beaches in Sao Paulo. Now it saved a live for the first time. On a Sunday in February a Kitesurfer lost his board near the Guarapiranga dam. He swam and waited for help. The […]
7. March 2018

Snorkeler saves himself and other swimmer with Restube

More and more people have Restube and take it on vacation. That this makes totally sense shows the latest story of a Restube user. “On a snorkel trip on the Maldives I did not want to wear a life jacket. To fully experience the underwater world, I wanted to be able to dive down freely to the beautiful coral reefs.” Good thing he was wearing his Restube. He was able to help himself and one […]
27. February 2018

First official training of rescue drone pilots by German Red Cross division

After the rescue drones equipped with Restube were successfully tested last fall now the first pilots go through training. The Red Cross Division Ostvorpommern-Greifswald wants to raise water safety at German beaches on a new level. They first tested the rescue drones with Restube as droppable flotation device. After finding the result positive they decided to start bringing this new technology into use. Already this coming summer lifeguards will be supported by rescue drone at specific […]