San Francisco Bay- BBYC Friday Racing

  2017-09-22 BBYC Friday Race from Rafi Yahalom on Vimeo. Life doesn't get much better than this!   Read More »
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Cruise In - Ballena Bay Yacht Club!

On Friday, October 20 starting at 11:00 am — Sunday, October 22,12 pm, Ballena Bay Yacht Club is hosting a 3-day Cruise-In for BAMA (bay area multihull association) members.  The cruise-in is meant to be a relaxed...come as you are..hang-out and enjoy the event. Ballena Bay Yacht Club will arrange to have dinner available Saturday evening. The Clubhouse is open for everyone to meet, enjoy drinks at the bar, and socialize with other BAMA and BBYC Club members. There are no activities planned. I... Read More »
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The Corsair 760 arrives in the US!

This 24-foot trailerable trimaran brings trailer sailing to the next level. Originating from the ever popular 24 and 750 range, this new model has received a radical redesign by our partners at Perus Yacht Design. Superior safety is inherent in the design and construction of the Corsair boats. The Corsair 760 feels and sails like boats twice its size, but it's affordably priced to own & maintain. Corsair resale value is legendary and will be one of the best new boat investments you can make... Read More »
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21 Century Sailing Arrives at Itchenor Sailing Club

  Itchenor Sailing Club sent us this news today: Jeremy Pudney set the example when he commissioned Phil Morrison to design Wind Dancer, his 5m trimaran back in 2010. It seemed like a great idea then and there are currently several different production designs available, some with folding floats for easy trailing and dry storage.  Itchenor now has a fleet of 3 new Corsair Pulse 600 trimaran daysailers to add to the array of day boats based at or near our Club.  Well suited to our harbour, or for... Read More »
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"Videos that go beyond sailing"

  Hey check out "Videos that go beyond sailing" Here we have a few "BEST OF" Corsair Trimarans and Seawind Catamarans sailing videos for you to enjoy, as you day dream and plan for your next adventure... maybe lake sailing or some coastal hops until your next BVI trip. Experience life lived outdoors!  See what we mean >>____________________________________________________________________ At 180 Marine we choose to remain ahead of the curve, creating and enhancing innovative client-first... Read More »
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It's Christmas in July!

It's Christmas in July as we unpack the Corsair 760, Corsair's newest model in the fleet. And we can't wait to show it to you. There is nothing quite like sailing a Corsair trimaran.  The speed and acceleration cannot be matched by any keel boat around - and if you're not sailing fast, you're not really sailing! But the new Corsair 760 is much more than just a fast ride. This compact 24' trailer sailer has been designed to please the whole family. The Corsair 760 offers a comfortable... Read More »
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Erwin Sattler - PRECISION PENDULUM CLOCKS

  Check out Erwin Sattler clocks and watches by Corsair owner and watch maker Richard Muller. We caught up with Richard at the Dusseldorf boat show and were amazed by his work on these ultra luxury items. Richard has owned a few iconic Corsairs, his current boat of choice is his Cruze 970 “Lazy” but you may also remember his last boat the thrill seeking Carbon 37 “Silver Chiller”. A message from Richard: We invite you to explore the wonderful world of Erwin Sattler timepieces. With the gentle... Read More »
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Mighty Merloe Smashes Transpac Multihull Race Record!

  This is fantastic news!!! There's really no other way to win the Transpac than to sail a multihull! HA! Here is a short report from "Pressure Drop" that spells out the details of Mighty Merloe's  win. Photos © Lauren Easley and Lindsey Arcand The Transpacific Multihull Race Record was just smashed by Mighty Merloe, which crossed the Diamond Head Finish Line at 17:03:30 provisional. The previous record was set by Loick's brother 20 years ago! Multi: 5 Days, 9 hours, 18 minutes and 26 seconds... Read More »
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Will Larry Ellison return?

First of all congratulations to Emirates Team New Zealand, well done! One question being asked, will Larry return? I'd like to pass along several interesting articles from Scuttlebutt Sailing News.  Oracle Team USA owner Larry Ellison lost his grip on the America's Cup. Do you think he will return? Will Golden Gate Yacht Club survive the loss? Will other USA teams step forward to challenge for the 36th edition? Click this link to add your comments to the Facebook Page >> OR SKIP THAT... Read More »
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The Pulse 600 saved my life...

Well, the new trimaran by Corsair saved my sailing life anyway... In short, I found myself without a fleet in my early 40's asking the question "what's next?".  I learned to sail at age 7.  I won my first national championship at 11, was a four-year letter at USMMA with a few national titles in hand by graduation in 1997.  After college, like many others, I continued to sail lasers and V15s though many of my fellow collegiate sailing competitors went into full-time Olympic campaigns.  ... Read More »
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The 2017 "Harmonic Convergence"

The "Harmonic Convergence" (beaching the tri's overnight in magnificent Emerald Bay) is on Thursday evening, June 22. The Trans-Tahoe Regatta is June 24. You might be asking yourself...what is the "Harmonic Convergence"? Here is a short read. The Harmonic Convergence is the name given to one of the world's first globally synchronized meditation events, which occurred on August 16–17, 1987. This event also closely coincided with an exceptional alignment of planets in the Solar System.  The... Read More »
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2017 Trans-Tahoe Regatta June 23-24

The 54th Annual Trans Tahoe Regatta, the most competitive race on Lake Tahoe, to be held June 23 & 24 will be highlighted this year with several new changes including its new date.  The Regatta will feature different PHRF divisions starting Friday, June 23rd with afternoon buoy races followed by the long distance race on Saturday, June 24th* with a new competitive race course.  For off the water fun, a party for all participants will be held Friday evening at Tahoe City's iconic River Grill... Read More »
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A slow story about a fast boat

Here's a good story we thought you might find interesting. First reported by Latitude 38 June 19, 2017— San Francisco Bay You may have noticed a handful of young Italian men sporting Team Maserati shirts in Point Richmond over the past few months. Whether their espressos are pre-paid is a question for Giovanni Soldini, team leader, world-renowned skipper, and owner of the Multi70 trimaran — or MOD70 — Maserati. Truth be told, they have been working full-time to prepare the boat for the start of... Read More »
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Multihulls Rock in R2AK!

Team “PURE & WILD/FREEBURD" WINS the 2017 R2AK !! 4 days, 3 hours, 11 min. Congratulations goes to a trio of brothers from Marblehead this week who took home top honors following a boat race that brought contestants on a more-than-700-mile journey across the Pacific Ocean. Trevor, Chris, and Tripp Burd, who made up Team “PURE & WILD/FREEBURD", were crowned the winners of the 2017 Race to Alaska, or R2AK, on Thursday afternoon, as they arrived in port to a cheering crowd on a custom-built,... Read More »
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Pulse 600 racing in the Tahiti Pearl Regatta!

    THE PULSE REALLY GETS AROUND! On May 23rd - 27th the Tahiti Pearl Regatta took place, organized in “Leeward Islands” by boat lovers who joined forces with a common objective in the association Raiatea Regatta, and by the Tahitian Sailing Official Federation, the Tahiti Pearl Regatta is an important event in Polynesian life.           Learn more about the Tahiti Pearl Regatta >>   See more of the Tahiti Pearl Regatta on Facebook >> The Pulse 600 is a sports boat that is about pure... Read More »
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Check this out! Team Sistership!

  Guns go off June 8th at 5am Race to Alaska attracts both kinds of people, those looking to win and those whose application is about proving to themselves and to the world that they can. They’re not climbing the mountain because it’s there, but because they want their mountain climb to make a statement. When the pollster comes to the door asking where Sistership stands, they slam the door in their face. “Aging Proud, Growing Bold (not old)”, they sail to point out that aging isn’t all about... Read More »
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Bermuda: Home of the 2017 America's Cup

You may want to tune in this Friday, May 26, 2016 as the 35th America's Cup gets underway with opening ceremonies and round one of qualifiers! The eyes of the world will turn to the iconic Great Sound where the best sailors on the fastest boats will battle for the oldest trophy in international sport. Racing starts with the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers on May 26, 2017 and the top Challenger will meet Defending Champions ORACLE TEAM USA in the 35th America’s Cup Match presented by Louis... Read More »
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The Inside Track on the New Corsair 970 SPORT

The New Corsair 970 SPORT has arrived, and she boasts some impressive numbers.  Here's the inside-track on how we made a fast boat even faster.     A Master Chef's knife, not a Swiss Army knife The Corsair 970 CRUZE is "the Swiss Army knife" of trimarans:  She meets trailering requirements in most regions, carries a full interior for cruising, and achieves remarkable speeds.  Part of the trailering consideration was to carry a mast of 12m tall.  The Corsair 970 SPORT is relieved of... Read More »
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Oh. Now that's a nice camper. The first Corsair 760 ...

  The Corsair 760 has arrived in Pensacola, Florida. Let us know if you're interested in flying down for first-hand viewing. If you're shopping around for the best trimaran this would be a great opportunity to take a demo sail. Learn more >> Corsair has built over 800 boats in this size, with the predecessor Dash 750 remarkable in its success over nearly a decade. Perus Yacht Designs have been brought back to the team after an extremely successful design program on the Pulse 600 project, and... Read More »
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180 Marine delivers a super special boat for a Chicago family!

180 Marine's delivery of a Sprint 750 MKII into Oceanside, California was a huge success! The family flew in from Chicago and Canada for a few days to sail her in sunny southern California. This boat is especially cool because the family dedicated it to their mother, who recently passed. Her love of elephants is reflected in the custom wrap on the boat. The wrap is a nice gradation of elephant hide texture on the floats and main hull. Mom also loved sailing! This Sprint will be heading out to... Read More »
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