Ryan Nelson, Rigging Specialist

Active Racer: International 505, Mini Transat, 5.5 Meter, and Laser.

25+ years of sailing

10 years US Sailing Instructor

16 years retail in the marine industry

15 years professional rigging

New England Ropes Certified Splicer

Samson Ropes Certified Splicer

6 Pack Captain's License

Masters of Arts Degree, Sacramento State, 2007

Bachelors of Arts Degree, Sacramento State, 2005


Ryan created Rogue Rigging to fill the need for a full-service mobile rigging shop. No more hauling your boat to the yard or waiting for tools or parts to arrive from the shop. The mobile rigging shop includes everything from chain plate bolts to running rigging, and it travels directly to your location. Rogue Rigging saves you time and money, and achieves the ultimate goal of getting you back out on the water, quickly and safely.