Rodman Owners Club

Welcome to the RBS Marine Rodman Owners Club page. Set up for Rodman Owners all over the global, this is a platform for you to share your Rodman experiences, and see what other people are doing to enjoy their Rodman boats. We will also put information here about Rodman Owners Club events, and we are currently looking to plan fishing competitions and cruises when the weather improves!

The Rodman Owners Club needs you! We want to see your journeys, overnight stays, fish catches and adventures with your Rodman Boats. Please send your photos and videos to dana@rbsmarine.com. There is also an interactive Facebook page you can join - just search for Rodman Owners Club on Facebook or follow this link.

We will post and link to videos on the RBS Marine You Tube channel, and you can follow RBS Marine on Twitter and Instagram. There has never been a better time to be more connected to other Rodman Owners.

Rodman 1040 Big Game Fishing in Madeira

Recently we heard from Mark, the owner of Rodman 1040 Blue Makira, about his adventures Big Game Fishing with the boat that is available to Charter in Madeira. Here, in his own words, is the story of what the boat has been getting up to! "Blue Makaira (Blue Marlin) a Rodman 1040 was refitted for Big Game Fishing over the winter of 2015/16. Modifications to make her more suitable for her new life a...

Rodman Owners Event at the London Boat Show

Rodman Owners are invited to attend the launch event for the Rodman 31 Outboard at the London Boat Show, Thursday 12th January at 6.30pm. On the late night opening of the show, RBS Marine will be joined by representatives from the Rodman Factory, to welcome the press and Rodman Owners to view the new Rodman Spirit 31 Outboard. Guests will be served Albarino wine and yummy nibbles originating from...

Rodman 1250 Through Birdham Lock

We mounted a camera to the the flybridge of a Rodman 1250 going through the lock here at Birdham Pool on free flow. There was a little wind to deal with, but the Volvo IPS joystock on this 2011 Rodman 1250 with twin IPS 500 engines, makes life much easier for the skipper! If you're thinking of bringing your Rodman boat back to RBS Marine for a winter fit out, we'll be more than happy to assist you...

Rodman 1250 Fishing in La Gomera

We were delighted to hear from Mr Keggie, owner of this Rodman 1250 'Oberon of Yell' after his first full season's fishing in La Gomera, Canary Islands. John took the boat over 2000 miles by sea from Cullivo in Shetland, to San Sebastian in La Gomera, stopping in at RBS Marine for a fit out en route. The fit out included new outriggers, bespoke stainless steel hard top, new electronics and synthet...

Rodman Owners Videos

It's been great since launching this page and the Rodman Owners Facebook page, to receive some fantastic pictures and videos of owners enjoying their boats. Here are a couple for you to enjoy, just click on the image to open in YouTube. Aerial footage shows Rodman 870 'Madness' on her way out of Poole Harbour, accompanied by some epic music, she looks very impressive! Madness is the flybridge vers...

A Great Rodman Owners Weekend in the Solent!

The long awaited Rodman Owners Solent Event took place last weekend, with owners enjoying a fishing competition, cruise and dinner. The weekend started with an early morning meet for three Rodman 1250's at Birdham. The beautiful morning light meant we grabbed this image of this Rodman 1250 who was joining the event on her way back to Guernsey. The three 1250's the cruised down Chichester Harbour...

Adventures of Rodman 1040 'Ambergris'

Here at the Rodman Owners Club, we've been kept up to date with the wonderful adventures of Rodman 1040 'Ambergris' - with her most recent trip from Poole to the Isles of Scilly.... A rather foggy start with a stop off in Falmouth, but the mist soon cleared to leave some lovely weather ahead. New Grimsby Sound, beautiful at sunset and early morning. Moored off Tresco. Navigating past the Eddy...

Rodman Owners Event - Solent 16-17th July

RBS Marine are delighted to announce the date for the Rodman Owners Event for the Solent area as 16th-17th July. There will be a fun Fishing Competition and dinner on the Saturday, with an overnight stay, and leisurely trip home on the Sunday. If this is of interest to you, please do get in touch with Dana on 01243 512101 or email dana@rbsmarine.com.   We already have 6 boats interested, and we ne...

Rodman Owners Enjoying the Sunshine

RBS Marine have finished some Spring updates on Rodman boats in the last few weeks. Two owners have been particularly lucky to be seen off in beautiful sunny conditions, as they set sail for their home berths. First, we waved 'goodbye for now' to 'Tamisa' - Rodman 1170. Ships Captain 'Levi' certainly seemed pleased with his boat! Here they are as they leave bound for the Isle of Wight. Then we sa...

Ever wondered where your Rodman boat came from?

Ever wondered where your Rodman came from? Well now you can see for yourself in this Spanish TV Program 'Made in Spain'. It is in Spanish, but you can see key parts of the construction methods used by Rodman and the advanced technology used in their production. Click this YouTube link for the video and skip to 33.22 in the video (unless you want to see the making of fruit juice and suitcases first...

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