News from the bay...

Corsair 24: Multiplying on the Bay This article was written back on February 4, 2013. There's a lot of great tips here that apply to the Corsair Pulse 600 and the Corsair 750/60. Enjoy.   Rafi Yahalom, Ron Kitowski, and Chris Harvey. Photo by Meredith Powlison Rafi Yahalom’s new Corsair Sprint 750 accelerates around the first windward mark with a sizeable lead. The starboard ama of Lookin’ Good flys over the water as the crew eases the sails. Yahalom turns down to a reach; we hoist the... Read More »
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How Colorado Corsair 760 demos on Lake Granby will help you.

When you see a Corsair 760 trimaran first hand, you'll quickly see the high-quality construction Corsair's offer.  Did you know...Multihull World Magazine named the Corsair 760 Boat of the Year for boats under 40 feet? The beams are the same style as the Corsair Pulse 600 and better at deflecting water on these new Corsair models. Fourth of July, 2018 / Lake Granby, Colorado What a great holiday to get out on the water and experience a Corsair 760! Lake Granby is a perfect destination to test... Read More »
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Experience a Corsair 760 this summer in Colorado!

Demo a Corsair 760 this summer on Lake Granby, Colorado. Lake Granby borders Rocky Mountain, National Park. Who wouldn't want to experience sailing a fast Corsair trimaran on this beautiful lake! Make Granby a "Bucket List" destination! The town of Granby is quickly becoming known as the "in" destination for vacationers for its friendly atmosphere, great location and climate, and close proximity to Denver.  Contact Richard Allen at 180 Marine for details >>________________________________________... Read More »
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Delivery of a new Corsair 760 Trimaran. Elevation 11,245'

  Up and over Berthoud Pass, Colorado with a new Corsair 760, destination Lake Granby. Lake Granby is the 3rd largest body of water in Colorado, elevation 8,284'. This delivery originally started in Pensacola, FL. where Karl Smith the new owner participated in the Corsair Trimaran Performance Sailing Clinic with Randy Smyth as chief instructor, hosted by Windcraft Multihulls. After a week of on/off the water training with instructors Richard Allen, Don Wigston and Randy Smyth, Karl was ready to... Read More »
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First Annual Bryan McDaniel Invitational Cruise

On May 3rd-May 6th the first annual Bryan McDaniel Invitational Cruise took place. Here are some photos taken at our anchorages. Notably missing in action--Bryan and Jackie McDaniel! We missed them. We did have a marvelous time though. Congratulations to Dan Hammond for successfully completing his first solo sailing adventure from our dock in Mary Esther to Juana's at the Navarre Beach. Although he did not continue with us to our next destination, he enjoyed sailing and fishing near Juana's and... Read More »
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Corsair 760 wins Boat of the Year!

Multihull World Magazine named the Corsair 760 Boat of the Year for boats under 40 feet. This is our new Corsair 760 Sport. It is not painted. This is a graphic wrap, a graduated screen tint on both floats and the main hull. Looks really sporty sailing along. Our friend Bob Hodges says we should name it "Kermit" but Bob, this ain't no froggy. She doesn't hop, she flies.  Ken Kmetz took this photo on our recent multihull cruise. We are anchored in the exquisite Fort McCree anchorage on... Read More »
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Many, many reasons the Corsair 760 should be on your radar

The Corsair 760 trimaran just received Multihull of the year award 2018! The Corsair 760 is a beautiful design and quality finish. There has been a HUGE advancement for the Corsair 760 in comparison to earlier models. Features like the carbon fiber rudder case, low profile beams, and spacious, high-end interior witch give this boat a feeling of space, comfort, and quality you would expect from the much larger competition. The Corsair 760 is incredibly stable. Not only under sail does the Corsair... Read More »
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Corsair 760 trimaran wins "Multihull of the Year" 2018 award!

Corsair Marine International has just received news that they have won “Multihull of the Year” for the 760 in the under 40 foot class. These awards are not only an important message to help them promote their products and brand, but they truly are well deserved recognition of the high quality product that they are currently putting out in the market-place. This is a fantastic achievement and testament to a great design and top quality product! Modern French Design The Corsair 760 offers better... Read More »
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Taking Delivery of a New Corsair 760 Sport - Part 2

Launching and Sailing the Corsair 760 Sport After a break for the Miami Boat Show, it was time for the fun part: launching and sailing. Unwrapping all the parts took a while, but the upside is there was not a scratch on anything including the gorgeous carbon fiber bowsprit, boom and rudder. As we are used to, mast raising went without a hitch and within just over an hour we were taking our first sail, allowing the synthetic shrouds to stretch in. The Corsair 760 Sport comes standard with... Read More »
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Taking delivery of a new Corsair 760 Sport - Part 1

Delivery and Assembly of the Corsair 760 Sport We recently took delivery of two new Corsair 760s, including our own Corsair 760 Sport to be used as a demo boat for Windcraft Multihulls windcraftmultihulls.com and a customer boat for 180marine.com that will be used in our May Trimaran Speed Clinic. Two 760s fit easily in one container, with one angled up slightly on its shipping cradle to clear the cockpit of the other. It’s about a 40 day wait from the factory to our yard, so anticipation was... Read More »
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Oh. Now that's a nice camper.

Introducing Corsair Marine's newest pocket cruiser, the Corsair 760. 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. No hiking required on a trimaran with a beam of over 17' wide! This is not the only advantage of a wide beamed trimaran, as she has three hulls you will experience the most stable and steady ride of your life,... Read More »
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The new Corsair 760R features a full length cockpit

The new Corsair 760R is Corsairs ultimate regatta boat! Fast, fun and affordable this 24′ sports boat is the perfect day boat for families, friends and racers alike. Keeping true to the 760 range the new R version offers an identical underwater profile and sail plan, however  features a huge full length cockpit at the loss of internal volume and comforts. Unlike the other 760 variants the R does not offer the versatility of sleeping accommodations and comfortable interior but is instead focused... Read More »
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A circumnavigation of Santa Rosa Island in the Florida Panhandle

  Day One had us all starting at the Fort Walton Yacht Club in Chocktawhatchee Bay, sailing in rain out the Destin Pass into the Gulf of Mexico and then west in the emerald waters of the Gulf in a building breeze to the Pensacola Pass. Once through the Pass and across the finish line we were treated to a catered barbecue dinner and music. Most sailors spent the night at the camp ground at Fort Pickens (the infamous site of Geronomo’s imprisonment) with the luxury of having everybody’s camping... Read More »
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11 Steps to Raising Your Mast on a Corsair Trimaran

For all of you who are new to trimaran sailing, or for the avid Corsair Trimaran sailor who wants a brush-up, here is an awesome list of 11 steps on how to raise your mast on a Corsair Trimaran. You should print this out and keep it on your boat for reference! MAST RAISING PROCEDURE
  1. Untie the mast from all supports.  
  2. Attach cap shrouds and forestay or roller furling headstay to the mast.  
  3. Attach cap shrouds to the chainplates on the floats. If your boat has wire shrouds with Hifield levers take...
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"The 760 loves the wind and loves the waves"

Meet the Corsair 760 racing trimaran team at Geelong Festival of Sails What is the Festival of Sails all about? The Festival of Sails is the largest annual keel boat regatta in the Southern Hemisphere with over 300 yacht entries and 3,000 competitors annually taking part in the event. First held in 1844, the Festival of Sails Regatta is one of the nation’s oldest sporting events, and has evolved over many years culminating in its current format as Australia’s foremost keelboat regatta. Running... Read More »
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Why Take a Safety at Sea Course

  Whether you are sailing a monohull or multihull it's always a good idea to have a plan in place with your crew to deal with heavy weather issues when they come up...will you reach safe harbor. Do you have the right emergency communication equipment/gear on board? Ever wonder what you woul ddo if someone fell overboard? Safety at Sea Course facts:
  • Moderated and taught by experienced, lifelong sailors who include some of the top names in sailing and safety.
  • Designed for sailors of all types and...
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BVI Strong!

Here's a report that was written earlier this month by the owners of “Allende”, Kristiann and Graham Gips. “Allende” is a crewed yacht catamaran operating out of Dream Yacht Charters in the BVI.  Many thanks to Kristiann and Graham for documenting such a fantastic account of their recent journeys through our beautiful BVI. “It’s no secret that the Virgin Islands have been hit hard by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. It will be impossible to visit this season without being reminded of the storms. But... Read More »
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Unpacking the Corsair 760 Sport in Melbourne

Another day another boat arrives. This time for Michel Van der Zwaard in Melbourne with the new generation Corsair 760 Sport featuring carbon rig. Keep an eye out at Martha's Cove for this new baby and at Festival of Sails in Geelong. Stay tuned for more pics. Congratulations Michel Multihull Central Unpacks the Corsair 760 Sport All Corsair trimarans are built to withstand the toughest conditions. But the Corsair 760 models including the Corsair 760 SPORTare finely tuned to turn numbers into... 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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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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