Trimarans Rally in SoCal PHRF and San Diego NOOD

  March 18-20, 2016  /  Hosted by the Coronado Yacht Club & San Diego Yacht Club San Diego, CA (April 6, 2016)  We must start by thanking outgoing SoCal PHRF chairman Alex Cross for his help in establishing the multihull class in Southern California PHRF. Also Walter Schaefer, Joe Saad and Mat Bryant for their efforts. Thanks team! - Learn more at: Multihulls in class 8 have been included in most of the races on the San Diego PHRF schedule. There are races almost every... Read More »
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Jail Break to Sail in Island Race March 11-12!

Island Race Returns, March 11-12, 2016 Welcome to the 7th annual Islands Race, co-hosted by Newport Harbor Yacht Club and San Diego Yacht Club. 2016 is an exciting year for offshore racing with many opportunities to compete against boats from up and down the west coast. The Islands Race is a staple in the offshore racing circuit for boats of all sizes, come on out trimaran racers!   Register Today! Similar to 2015, the Islands Race will be SDYC’s first (US based) offshore regatta to be followed... Read More »
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The 4th Annual Cherry Pie Regatta 2016

Corsair Marine was the lead sponsor for the 4th Annual Cherry Pie Regatta which was held at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron on January 29 - 31, 2016.  Fourteen trimarans participated.  In order to give everyone as much competition as possible, the boats were scored in three different fleets (PHRF High, PHRF Low and 750) and as an overall group. To allow for the overall scoring, the race committee decided to start all of the boats at one time. While this caused some concern among the newer members... Read More »
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BAMA San Francisco - Bay Area Multihull Association

There's always something going on in San Francisco Bay! The sailing season usually starts in March or April, depending on the year, and runs into September. During this period you can sail almost every day if you are willing to do a little driving. Winds during this period will range from the mid-high teens to occasional "nuclear days." There are many in the windsurfing community that sail all year long! That will require sailing before, during and after winter storms. These usually results in... Read More »
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Adventures on a Dash in the Ningaloo Reef

Ningaloo Reef Region This was such an interesting family adventure we decided to share it again! This story was first published Oct. 2014. Enjoy. Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia is a dream come true for snorkelers and divers. Regarded as one of the last great ocean paradises on Earth, it is Australia’s largest fringing reef and lies just metres from the shore in many places, so you can snorkel straight off the beach.  The Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area covers more than 600,000 hectares... Read More »
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Hey Corsair Skippers!

      Get in on the action! The Helly Hansen NOOD San Diego is coming up and online entry is open and ready for you. The Notice of Race and Online Entry are both available on Yacht Scoring.  Please go to to enter today. In order for us to best plan for an awesome event, we are wondering how many boats you expect in your fleet this year?  Hopefully the number is bigger than last year and any help you guys need in getting the word out, just let us know we... Read More »
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The award winning Pulse 600 arrives at the Providence Boat Show!

Come on out this weekend to see the Pulse 600. Designed by Francoise Perus of Perus Yacht Design, the Pulse 600 is designed as a simple, safe and exciting one design day sports boat, made to easily store, and trailer after sailing.  To make sure that anyone interested in the Pulse 600 has a local touchpoint, we’re creating Pulse Performance Centers. These select dealerships serve as a hub for all things Pulse 600. Whether you’re interested in casual daysailing or regional racing, full or shared... Read More »
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The Corsair Pulse 600 – A Bright Star at the Atlanta Boat Show!

  The Pulse 600 and Don were featured on "Good Day Atlanta," Chanel 5's Morning News Program. This was a great way to start the show on Thursday morning. Paul Millikin, host of Good Day Atlanta, put Don at ease with his very personable approach to interviewing. He loved The Pulse and of course he wanted one!   The Pulse received a very enthusiastic reception at the show. And it looked so good. We were delighted to meet so many sailors who live and work in and around Atlanta. Many people told us... Read More »
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Watch for the Pulse 600 at Strictly Sail Miami 2016 Show!

  The Pulse 600 is a 20ft folding trimaran from the company that pioneered the genre. This new model has the same well-engineered structure for folding the amas as the original Corsair, as well as a gin pole and tackle to raise the mast. In 20 minutes, one person can get the boat from folded on the trailer to sailing  across the water. Learn More >> You don't want to miss seeing the stunningly beautiful, modern 1160 Lite either!     The Seawind 1160 Lite is an evolution of the award winning... Read More »
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The Pulse 600 built for comfort and speed

This exciting new 20′ trimaran is full of Corsair DNA modernized to meet the latest generation of sailors. On a product more compact and affordable than ever before, you can be part of the growing Corsair Community with over 2000 boats launched and countless hours of fun, excitement, and adventure.  The Pulse 600 was introduced at 35,900 USD, and has not increased in 3 years to continue to make the Pulse very attractive! We live and breathe the details on these boats. Let me know how I can help.... Read More »
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The greatest boat race ever! Race to Alaska!

Here's a great read from Outside, Race to Alaska! In the race are 4 trimarans'—2 Corsair's, 1 custom built and 1 Farrier. The rules: Pilot a boat 750 miles from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan, Alaska—no motors allowed. The prize: $10,000 nailed to a piece of wood. The result: Seven capsizings, four lifesaving Big Macs, one dramatic coast guard rescue, and a cast of oddball adventurers who reclaimed the salty heart of ocean racing. By: Abe Streep Oct 14, 2015 On a concrete ramp near the... Read More »
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Well Built Boats Last

I'm talking about quality builds, not race finish positions. We owned a 1992 MK1 (kimosabi) for 3 years, selling her this past June. It was our third Corsair, having previously owned and raced/cruised a 1992 F-27 (fadin fast) and cruised a 1996 F-31 (kimosabi). We mainly raced our MK1. Our last regatta in 2014 was a great way to retire from Corsair racing. The photo of kimosabi screaming to weather with spray flying was taken at our first place finish in a chase race (reverse handicap) including... Read More »
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Family Fun on the Pulse 600 in Sydney

A great first day sailing on KatRat II. We had a great sail under the Harbour Bridge and alongside the Opera House. More great days ahead!     Read More »
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I am thinking...

I am thinking about purchasing a Sprint or Dash 750 mk ii . Could I "island hop" through the caribbean with these boats Name: Don Boat_Type: sprint 750 mk ii Subject: sailing in the caribbean Read More »
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Summer 2015

Summer is over. You can find our third video, Tres Marrant is Sailing near Montreal Canada See you next year Name: Patrice State: Quebec Country: Canada Read More »
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Great weekend with the Pulse in the UK!

  This Pulse is the first of 5 Pulses headed for the UK, all 5 will be sailed together for the first 12 months as the first UK based one design fleet.  Great weekend "Tri a Tri " spent with Corsair Marine reps , Mark and Ryan from Multihull World UK , The guys show cased the Cruze 970 and the Pulse 600 (Winner of the Italian boat of the year) and C28 . If you missed out , give these guys a call and line up a demo sail. 600 FLEETS ARE FORMING ALL OVER THE WORLD... Read More »
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Windcraft Trimaran Sailing Clinic with Randy Smyth

  Corsair Dealer Windcraft organized and hosted another successful Trimaran Sailing Clinic October 2-4 2015 at the Fort Walton Yacht Club in the Florida Panhandle. At the hands of world class multihull sailor and coach Randy Smyth and his assistant coaches twelve sailors from various parts of the USA saw their sailing skills and knowledge dramatically improve over the two days of this clinic. Participants of all skill levels from novice to experienced were introduced to Randy’s simple but highly... Read More »
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New Question — How is the mast put into place and dropped on f31 or f37?

How is the mast put into place and dropped? Name: Jim Hindes Boat_Type: f31 or even the f37 Subject: Mast Read More »
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The Black Dog Dash 2015 attracted quite a pack of boats!

  Here are a few photos from The Black Dog Dash in Martha's Vineyard on July 18th, The Drone shot shows the beach with The Black Dog Tavern on the left and part of the 16 boat fleet pulled up to the beach. The Corsair Cruze 970 shots are my boat along with new owners Will and Kerry Saltonstall, their daughter Lucy, my wife Jane and Norm Farr. It was a fun time for all participants with an awards ceremony celebrating the 25th Black Dog Dash and great party at Kate Shands and Joe Molinar's house... Read More »
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You Don't Need to Be Rich to Do the Trans-Tahoe Race!

  Get your groove on at the 15th Annual Harmonic Convergence at Lake Tahoe, Overnight at Emerald Bay Thursday July 9. 15 adds up to 6, Best odds at Craps, Take the bet. Lay 5 times odd's if that's what's offering. No one ever lost at the HC. Only happens one night a year. Same hot dice, same hot roller, could've been 5-1, 4-2, 3-3, Everyone's a winner!. Checked out the opening to Emerald Bay today, still 6 feet deep. Get that centerboard up, stay in the center of the channel. For launching...... Read More »
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