Trimaran sailors show commitment!

Excitement is building for the 2014 Corsair Nationals!  Read about one committed sailor from the 2013 Corsair Nationals. Story by Kimball Livingston from Sail Magazine Here’s a game I invented at the 2013 Corsair Nationals. Ask the owner of any of Corsair’s folding trailerable trimarans for an opinion of the boat—and take a step back. You’ll need some extra space to absorb the superlatives. These people don’t just like their boats: they bear the passions of the misunderstood. If we poke Phil... Read More »
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Corsair Trimaran F31 "Sea Bird" flying

Corsair F31 Sea Bird entertains J30 Vee Jay 40569 and Wavelength 30 Shock crew during the F31's sea trial off Naples FL. Speed ran up to 18 kts GPS. Fast Trimaran What a blast! Watch their video! Read More »
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Corsair 28RS Mano Express Neptune Regatta 2014

  Movie from team Manao Express a trimaran Corsair 28; video shot during the Neptune Regatta 2014. Info on the race: 2014 Neptune Regatta 4th edition has been organized from Feb 2nd to 8th, 2014. The Neptune Regatta takes place in Indonesian waters, starting and returning to Nongsa Point Marina which located on Batam Island nearby Singapore. The regatta combines a series of windward/leeward and passage races, depending on class, with the "Race to Zero" being a race through the Riau Islands in... Read More »
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Corsair Dash 750 in Stockholm Archipelago

The Stockholm archipelago is the largest archipelago in Sweden, and the second-largest archipelago in the Baltic Sea.  Sailing the Stockholm archipelago during the summer of 2010 on a Corsair Dash 750 trimaran. We love this thing! Watch their video >>   Read More »
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Scottish Islands Peaks Race 3 - 2010

This adventure race is for teams of Sailors and Fell Runners (both adult and teenage) and is held annually on and around the most beautiful parts of the West Coast of Bonny Scotland. The Race starts in Oban with a short hill run, then you Sail to Salen on Mull, run over Ben More, sail to Craighouse on Jura, run the Paps, Sail to Arran, run Goat Fell, then sail to Troon. The Race takes 2 to 3 Days and caters for Multihulls, Racers and Cruisers. Each team consists of 5 (usually 2 runners and 3... Read More »
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Godspeed - F28 Corsair Trimaran

These guys know how to have fun! Godspeed, a F28 Corsair Trimaran goes 22.5 miles per hour on Lake Lanier in Buford, GA. In the beginning of the video is when we are going 22.5. In the middle you can see one man out on the bucket when the boat takes a nosedive going 16 mph. After the video ends, Godspeed goes 23.5. Windy day on Lanier. Captain Mike Maury. Filmed by Tim Wilson. Watch their video >>   Read More »
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Activity Guide for the 2014 Corsair Nationals and Rendezvous

2014 Corsair Nationals and Rendezvous at I-LYA Bay Week Regatta - July 31 to August 3, 2014 We are confident that we have the world's greatest venue for Casual Cruisers. We have the beautiful Lake Erie Islands and the wind! Come for the Rendezvous and stay for the week!!! *  Registration has been extended! Registration ends at 11:59pm on Sunday, July 20th!!  * REGISTER FOR NATIONALS HERE >> Submit your Handicap Certificate Application to Trey Ritter via email! Email Trey >> Port Clinton Yacht... Read More »
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The longest and the greatest day at the 'Round the Island Race

The longest day of the summer came close to delivering the longest J.P.Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race ever as winds ranging from zero knots to painfully light tested the patience of crews with high performance catamaran Team Richard Mille emerging as line honors winner with a time of almost nine hours. Most of the 1,585 entries started the race around the Isle of Wight in around 3 knots and bright sunshine and as the hours went by, temperatures rose but wind speed dropped leaving... Read More »
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Corsair Dealer Profile: Kurt Jerman

  Q & A with Kurt Jerman How long have you been a Corsair Marine dealer? I have been working with Corsair since 1992. I started as a local dealer in San Diego, California and then joined the factory as national sales manager in 1995. From 2000 through 2005, I was the General Manager of Corsair and since 2009 I am back to being a dealer for Southern California. Why do you enjoy representing Corsair as a brand and its products? It can be said that Corsair is the J-boat of the multihull world.... Read More »
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Circumnavigating the earth on the Arctic Ocean

In Celebration of Corsair Marine’s 30 year Anniversary Sailing “Impossible” North West Passage – Commenced 23 June 2010 Circumnavigating the earth on the Arctic Ocean in a single summer was an “impossible challenge” according to two Norwegian adventurers – unless you were sailing Corsair Marine’s 31UC trimaran. On 23 June 2010, those two adventurers, Borge Ousland and Thorleif Thorleifsson began their journey. They set off from Oslo, Norway. Billed as one of the most notable sea voyages of our... Read More »
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30 Year Timeline of Corsair Marine

1984 - Corsair Marine was established through a partnership between John Walton (son of Sam Walton, Founder of Wal Mart) who offered to finance the production of the uniquely designed F boat and Ian Farrier, the designer who patented and built the original prototype in Australia back in 1974. With the production facility located in San Diego, California together they produced and marketed the world's first trailerable and very fast, trimarans. This initial partnership thus set the stage for a... Read More »
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Windcraft Trimaran Performance Sailing Clinic Taught by Randy Smyth

In spite of unsettled weather, the first of Windcraft's two annual Performance Sailing Clinics taught by Randy Smyth went off successfully the weekend of May 31/June1 at the Fort Walton Beach Yacht Club in north Florida. The goal was to help owner's and future owners of Corsair Trimarans and other Farrer-designed trimarans to get the most out of their boats, both safely and efficiently. We were very fortunate to have a world class sailor and sailing coach Randy Smyth as chief instructor. Randy... Read More »
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The spinnaker is a very easy sail to use on a trimaran

Reading the new Corsair Marine Sailing Manual ...these helpful tips about spinnaker basics are key, so I wanted to share: SPINNAKER The spinnaker is a very easy sail to use on a trimaran, due to the wide beam and level sailing. The spinnaker thus becomes a very practical and safe sail for family sailing with very few control problems. All Corsair trimarans use an asymmetric spinnaker which are the easiest to use, and the fastest if used correctly. The asymmetric spinnaker can be launched from... Read More »
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Sanctuary Cove Boat Show: May 22 to 25 - Gold Coast, Australia

You're invited to the Sanctuary Cove Boat Show taking place May 22-25, 2014 where we'll have the brand new Corsair Dash MKII along with the Seawind Outremers on display. We look forward to meeting you!  Test sails are available. Multihull Central are Australia’s Multihull Experts, with a team of very experienced and talented Multihull sailors in key locations around the country and features a brand new marina in the heart of Sydney Harbor dedicated to Multihulls! Multihull Central is the place... Read More »
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Raising and Lowering the Mainsail on a Corsair Easier

Question: Anybody have ideas for easier raise and lower of mainsail? Harkin batt cars or inserts for track on mast? Fully battoned Kevlar main bolt rope has swollen, I am older and want to be able to drop main really easy? Name: Mike Pryor Boat_Type: C28ce Subject: Mainsail hard to lower bolt rope replacement systems? Answer:  Hi Mike, Thank you for your question!  We reached out to Multihull Sailboat Expert, Mat Bryant, of West Coast Multihulls to answer your question. Here are his thoughts on ... Read More »
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Corsair Marine Expanding Global Dealer Network

Corsair Marine is looking to expand its global dealer network! Do you love sailing multihull sailboats? Do you love high performance boats? Do you enjoy mixing with the yachting community? If 'YES' to all three, then Corsair Marine wants to meet you! Part of the Corsair strategy includes:
  1. Bringing new and exciting products to the market. The Cruze 970 which was recently launched is one such example. The Cruze has generated sales and interest across the brand.
  2. Increasing the breadth and reach of...
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Talk About the Fun Factor at the 2014 Corsair Nationals

It's a guarantee that the 2014 Corsair Nationals and Rendezvous at I-LYA Bay Week Regatta - July 31 to August 3, 2014 - will be nothing short of a GREAT time! *  Registration has been extended! Registration ends at 11:59pm on Sunday, July 20th!!  * REGISTER FOR NATIONALS HERE >> Submit your Handicap Certificate Application to Trey Ritter via email! Email Trey >> The fun begins at Port Clinton Yacht Club with the Welcome Party on Wednesday night (July 30) and does not wind down again until after... Read More »
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Delta Ditch Run - Saturday May 31, 2014

Fun race — great crowd! The 24th annual Delta Ditch Run starts in the San Francisco Bay and goes up the Delta and finishes at the Stockton Sailing Club. In the past this event has attracted over 200 boats from across the country showing up for this generally downwind sixty five mile race. Great party band at the end, Blue-a Fuse! Rock out to tunes by great artists Santana, Van Morrison, ZZ Top and more! Available Classes: PHRF Mono-hull BAMA Multihull Cruising (motor allowance) REGISTRATIONPROMO... Read More »
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Four guys and a C37 - Los Angeles to Hawaii

'Transit of Venus' (a C37) and her Corsair crew of 4 will set off across the pacific ocean this summer in the infamous 'Transpac' Race from Los Angeles to Honolulu, Hawaii. The first 'Transpacific Race' took place in 1906 and took 12 days to complete.  It has since become one of the premier international sailing events and attracts entrants from all over the world.  The race is organized by the Transpacific Yacht Club and is famous for fast downwind sailing under spinnaker in the trade winds.... Read More »
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Thursday July 10th Overnight at Emerald Bay, Lake Tahoe

Join us on July 10th for an Overnight at Emerald Bay, before the Trans-Tahoe Race on Saturday, July 12th. Have an overnight on Lake Tahoe Time to get your groove on with your fellow Tri owners. Immerse your baby in the crystal clear cool cosmic water of Lake Tahoe. Warm days, crisp nights. Cleanse your soul, shock your senses with a Tahoe bath. Clear your mind as the planets align. Meditate with the Milky Way, become one with your tribe. Hike to Eagle Falls among the tall cool Ponderosa pines.... Read More »
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