2015 Tour de France à la Voile

Good luck to the contesters in the 2015 Tour de France à la Voile, which will be held July 3-26 next summer! There are 31 entries who will be racing in the Diam 24 fleet. It's great to see such a strong "small trimaran" fleet. The Diam 24 reminds us a lot of the Pulse 600! What do you think? Here is an article from mysailing.com.au with more information: An historical line-up It has been more than seven years (July 2007) since the Tour de France à la Voile has had such a large line-up. « This... Read More »
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RB&I Trans-Ocean Medal Awarded to Corsair Team

  Berk Plathner, owner of Corsair 28 CE named "Hikari" #256, received the Trans-Ocean medal for his participation in the famous Round Britain and Ireland – double handed yacht race. Berk did this race with co-skipper Werner Stolz, who is also our Corsair Dealer for South Germany.  The Trans Ocean is a club for offshore sailors (cruisers and racers) with about 5000 members, 200 representatives around the world and has a very long tradition.  Berk received this medal because he did this race in a... Read More »
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World's Largest Racing Trimaran Finishes in 2nd Place in La Route du Rhum

Yann Guichard finished the 10th edition of La Route du Rhum - Destination Guadeloupein second place as a solo skipper of the world’s largest racing trimaran: Spindrift 2. Congratulations Yann! Way to put the athleticism and speed of trimarans in the spotlight! Photo Above: 'Yann Guichard (Spindrift 2) 2eme de la categorie Ultime lors de la Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe 2014 - Pointe a Pitre le 10/11/2014' // © Alexis Courcoux Yann Guichard, solo skipper of the world’s biggest racing... Read More »
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Community Question: Beaching My Corsair

We want YOU involved! Who can answer this question submitted by Bruce? Write your answer in the comments section below the post. Question: Hello, I live on an inlet that dries twice daily - on Puget Sound, Washington State. I'm wondering if I could keep an F-24 or F-27 on the beach, in front of the house, during Spring and Summer. The inlet is very protected, so there's very, very little wave action - the water comes into and out of the inlet very slowly and gently. Thoughts?? I appreciate your... Read More »
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Corsair Clinic December 6th, San Diego Bay 2014

Get HOT ROD Certified! Want to rip around the bay on a Corsair 24? This one-day Corsair clinic will get you up to speed, so you'll be able to charter the Corsair 24 in the West Coast Multihull fleet. A crash course in trimaran sailing. minus the crashing. Attendees must be certified through ASA 104. Clinic will be held on December 6, 2014 from 10:00am - 4:00pm, starting and ending at West Coast Multihulls' home base, Sunroad Marina. For full clinic details, please click here: CLINIC DETAILS >> Read More »
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WCM Regatta & Parade of Lights Party San Diego Bay 2014

Come on out all Corsair owners! Join West Coast Multihulls for this end-of-year celebration on Sunday, December 14, 2014! Festivities begin with the Skippers meeting Sunday morning at Sunroad Marina. if you bring an appetizer to share, WCM will provide you with dinner: a grilled tri-tip - yum! BYOB – but water and sodas will be provided. Watch the parade of lights with your whole family from the safety of Sunroad's front yard, and enjoy a sleep over at one of San Diego’s most luxurious marinas!... Read More »
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Wrapping Up Leg 1 of the Volvo Ocean Race

Exciting things happening with the Volvo Ocean Race today as Leg 1 comes to a close in Cape Town. Team Abu Dhabi took 1st place with a 12 minute lead, followed by the Dongfeng Race Team, Team Brunel, and Team Vestas Wind.  TRACK If you feel like you're missing the action, be sure to check out their website that has all the latest news, live feed of the action, and even a boat tracker. The image below is a quick glimpse of what the race tracker dashboard looks like - very cool! Check it out... Read More »
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Jimmy Spithill Named Sailor of the Year!

Last night, Oracle Team USA skipper Jimmy Spithill was presented with the 2014 ISAF male Rolex World Sailor of the Year award at a ceremony in Palma, Spain. In receiving the award, Spithill says,"With such a fantastic group of nominees it’s quite humbling to be included in the same group. I feel a little awkward winning this award. It seems it is an individual award and in my case it could not be further from the truth. What happened on San Francisco Bay was an incredible team effort. I was just... Read More »
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Have You Raced a Trimaran?

Wether the answer to that question is yes or no, this video will get you feeling up close and personal with this 1996 Corsair F-24 MKII and their crew on the Great Sacandaga Lake! Check out this longer video featuring a Corsair 242 F-24 MKII Trimaran Race!  Want more!? Watch another great video here: Serenity Saison 2014 >> Do you have a racing story to share with us? SHARE YOUR STORY >>   Read More »
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SERENITY Saison 2014

Great video of Serenity, a Corsair F24. Looks like a fun time you guys had out on the water, and we are loving this music too! Check it out! Want to share your Corsair video? Send us the link and share your story with us here: SHARE YOUR STORY >>   Read More »
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Calvert Sails offers custom built cruising and racing sails for trimarans and catamarans

Calvert will work with you to design and build the best sails for your needs.  Calvert Sails continues to be the American industry leader, designing and building top quality multihull sails.  Our race sails have the most impressive list of wins in major US and Caribbean multihull regattas. Based in our St. Petersburg Florida sail loft office, we offer custom built cruising and racing sails for catamarans and trimarans. Be it Corsair Trimarans, Beach Cats or Large custom multihulls sail designer... Read More »
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2015 Cherry Pie Regatta Registration is Open!

Mark your calendar February 6 - 8,  2015 Corsair Marine will be sponsoring this event along-side Finish Line and Calvert Sails REGISTER today >>   Read More »
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Baja Ha-Ha XXI 2014 Cruisers Rally Starts Oct. 26!

Any corsair trimarans headed to Cabo? For the skippers of 131 boats and 490 crew, today is the long-awaited day of the start of the 21st Annual Baja Ha-Ha cruising rally from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas with stops at Turtle Bay and Bahia Santa Maria. Yesterday’s Kick-Off Party at the San Diego West Marine got everybody in the spirit, with the Halloween costume theme. Looks like lots of FUN! READ MORE FROM Latitude 38       Read More »
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What you didn’t know about the Pacific Cup and Roy Disney

Here is an interesting post about that we came across about the 2014 Pacific Cup and Roy Disney!  Captain Roy P. Disney: A sailor since childhood, Roy is no stranger to competitive sailing. This is his second Pacific Cup race, but his 25th race to Hawaii. (He says, "I really like Hawaii.") This total includes 20 Transpacific Yacht Races; he shared the tales of his last two races with us in 2011 and 2013. Roy skippers a 70-foot Ultra Light Displacement Boat named Pyewacket About the Pacific Cup... Read More »
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Father & Son Sweden Sailing Adventure!

This story comes from our Corsair Swedish dealer, Ulrich Lindberg. A father and son requested to rent a Corsair Dash MkI from him for a four day summer father/son trip in Sweden. Here is their story along with some great photos (photo and story credit to Kjell Åström). You can view on their full trip album on their Google Plus Photo Album: 2014-09 Corsair-segling med Petter >> Corsair Dealer Ulrich reports more on this story, "I had a request from a Father and son to rent a Corsair for four days,... Read More »
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Join us for the 2014 Buzzelli Multi Hull Rendezvous

The Buzzelli Regatta will be held next week, October 17-19, 2014, in Sarasota, Florida hosted by the Sarasota Sailing Squadron. This event features 3 days full of sailing events and there are currently 13 Corsair trimarans registered to race!  See information below, or check out the 2014 Buzzelli Regatta website >> Some Helpful Links: 2014 Buzzelli Regatta website >> NOTICE OF RACE >> CURRENT REGISTRANTS >> REGISTER ONLINE >> Schedule of Events for the 2014 Buzzelli Regatta: Thursday, Oct 16th:... Read More »
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Windcraft Trimaran Sailing Clinic with Randy Smyth

Another successful Trimaran Sailing Clinic was hosted October 4-5, 2014 by Corsair Dealer Windcraft at the Fort Walton Beach Yacht Club in the Florida Panhandle. 16 students saw their sailing skills and knowledge dramatically improve over the two days of this clinic, taught by world class multihull sailor and coach Randy Smyth and four assistant coaches. Students of all levels of experience from novice to highly experienced were introduced to Randy’s simple but highly effective techniques... Read More »
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Corsair Dealers Enjoy Day Out with 'Big Boys' of Volvo Ocean

Spanish Dealers:  Sten Sorensen, Miguel Fourcade, and Pierre de Groodt enjoy a day out with the 'big boys' of the Volvo Ocean - In Port Race on a Dash MKII. Based in Valencia, Spain,  a great multihull sailing destination, our Corsair team decided to trailer a Dash MKII trimaran south to beautiful Alicante to be on the water during the 'Volvo Ocean - In Port Race'.  The standard and purpose built one-design Volvo Ocean 65 boats are spectacular to watch from on the water and so close up.  We sure... Read More »
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Down the Rivers on an F-27

This story was shared with us by Corsair enthusiast and F-27 "Nice Tri" owner, Ed Barger. Thank you for sharing your Corsair sailing adventure with us, Ed! Want to share your Corsair sailing adventure with us too? SHARE YOUR STORY >> Event Log of trip down the rivers from Kentucky Dam Marina, Gilbertsville, KY to the Naval Air Station, Pensacola, FL: Kentucky Lake, Tennessee River, Pickwick Lake, Tenn-Tom Waterway, Tombigbee River, (12 Locks) Mobile River, Mobile Bay, ICW, Pensacola Bay.... Read More »
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Tres Marrant F24 - 2014 Season Highlight Video

The Tres Marrant raced through their 2014 season! Watch this awesome highlight video Pat from Quebec, Canada shared with us!       "We're flyin' on the water!"  Take a look at their previous article posted in July: Prelude to our 2014 Season >> Want to submit your own story to our Corsair Community? Share Your Story >> ...or read what others have shared! >>   Read More »
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