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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Corsair Cruze 970 interior premium upgrade

April 2014 - Corsair Marine Headquarters Following on from our attendance at the Dusseldorf boat show earlier this year and after speaking to many of our dealers, we decided to raise the standard of the interior of the Corsair Trimaran Cruze 970 and really give the finish a premium modern upgrade. We are just about to dispatch Cruze 970 Hull #8 to New England and the interior looks really impressive. Our production team have done a great job on giving this boat a really fresh look with some... Read More »
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The spinnaker is a very easy sail to use on a trimaran

Due to the wide beam and level sailing the spinnaker is a very easy sail to use on a trimaran. The spinnaker thus becomes a very practical and safe sail for family sailing with very few control problems. All Corsair models use an asymmetric spinnaker which are the easiest to use, and the fastest if used correctly. The asymmetric spinnaker can be launched from the leeward wing net, or main hull bow, and the sheets led back to blocks on the floats near the aft beams for general all round... Read More »
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MAD DASH | The Corsair Dash 750 puts a rocket pack on pocket cruising

We can thank Blue Water Sailing for posting this great article about the Corsair Dash 750 back in November of 2011. What a thorough review! Read some below: MAD DASH | The Corsair Dash 750 puts a rocket pack on pocket cruising The breeze on Narragansett Bay was a pleasant 10 knots as we hoisted working sails and skimmed nimbly out of Newport Harbor. As we rounded Fort Adams, Bob Gleason from The Multihull Source rolled out the big screecher and I felt something I had never felt before aboard a... Read More »
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PRO Sail Asia features the Dash 750

Compliments upon compliments. I was flattered when I came across ProSail Asia's article about the Dash 750. It is the most informative article we have found out on the web about our beloved trimaran, and covers everything from personal reviews to specifications of the boat itself. It also includes features of different articles that show you the unique qualities of the Dash 750, such as trailaerability and assembly.  It was an exciting day when we opened the big tin box and hauled... Read More »
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Corsair Sprint 750 MK II featured in Sail Magazine

Sail Magazine featured the Corsair Sprint 750 MK II in an article written by Adam Cort in June 2012. I really enjoyed how Adam highlighted his first hand experience on the Sprint 750 MK II, and included bits of his personal experience as well as some boat specifications. Check out some of the article here: I boarded the new Corsair Sprint 750 MK II with some trepidation. I’m far from the world’s most experienced multihull sailor and wondered if I’d be up to the task of putting a rocket like the... Read More »
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"Laid Back" tour of the Corsair Sprint 750 Mk II

Watch this video posted by abkvideo! Awesome voiceover, and the video is great if you are looking for an overview of the Corsair Sprint 750 Mk II trimaran. One of out very own dealers, Steve Marsh is featured in the video and says,"This boat has 40% more buoyancy forward compared to other [trimarans], and they really take off. She's a really super fun, fast boat!" Are you interested in going for a test sail on one of our Corsair trimarans? Schedule a Demo Sail today! >> Read More »
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Corsair Dash 750 - a Weekend Warrior

I always stay up-to-date on my Cruising World articles, especially when they are about Corsair Trimarans! This article was published by Cruising World back in April 2010 about the Corsair Dash 750 by Alvah Simon. It highlights the four boats that were highlighted as Cruising World's Boat of the Year program in 2010, the Corsair Dash 750, J/95, M29, and the Sensei 9M. Read a smidget of the article below: Weekend Warriors: Corsair Dash 750, J/95, M29, and the Sensei 9M Four new boats that last... Read More »
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2014 Cherry Pie Regatta Review

  Thanks to RachHPhotography for the photos from the 2014 Cherry Pie Regatta! Click here to view full the Facebook Photo Gallery from the event! Above:  Awesome video footage from the 2014 Cherry Pie Regatta. Larry Geller gives us an overview of the 2014 Cherry Pie Regatta Sarasota Sailing Squadron: Fun times and tough competition at the Cherry Pie Multihull Regatta. The second annual Cherry Pie multihull regatta was held this past weekend (February 7 – 9) at the Sarasota Sailing Squadron in... Read More »
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Corsair Sprint 750 MKII - Easy on land, water and shorthanded!

The  Corsair Sprint 750 MKll Series offers two great choices in one exciting design package.  They are designed to be easy everywhere – on land, water and shorthanded. A virtual One Design.  The Dash MKll and Sprint 750 MKll  share important design features which make these two separate models virtually one design, this means they can be raced competitively against one another in open and club racing.  The hull, floats, folding mechanism, rudder, daggerboard, rig and sails are exactly the same.  ... Read More »
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Come see us at the New England Boat Show! February 22 - March 2

Come visit Bob and Ira to see the new Corsair DASH MKII. Along with the Corsair we will have a Weta Trimaran, the packable PakBoat kayaks and other related accessories from Spade anchors to Ronstan gear and a new magic boat hook! "New England Boat Show continues to be the largest and best attended indoor show in the Northeast.  The Convention Center is a great building and it is fantastic to see every thing in one big hall". View our photos from the NEBS on our Facebook Photo Album >> If you... Read More »
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Why buy a Corsair Cruze 970?

The combination of performance from the award winning Corsair C31 and the spacious comfort of the Corsair 37! The new Cruze 970 is an exciting new model with great sailing pedigree and packed with fantastic new features as the latest model from the design team at Corsair Marine. Origin Corsair built over three hundred C31s delivering to locations all around the world where our customers have sailed this tough, proven performer in a wide range of conditions. In 2010, a C31 Ultimate Cruiser owner... Read More »
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Lifting Eye Positioning

Question: I need to use the lifting eyes to put the boat on the trailer, but it is not clear to me which are the lifting eyes position! Should I use the eyes positioned on the floats? Or there are 2 "eyes" positioned on the hull where the front arms move? in this case do I use the stern cleat as rear lifting eyes? Thanks for your help! Name: Antoine Boat_Type: F24 MkII Answer: Hi Antoine, Thank you for your question about use of lifting eyes! Always use your Corsair Marine Sailing Manual for the... Read More »
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Improve your sailing skills - Fort Walton Beach, May 31 - June 1

Windcraft Multihulls invites you to our 2014 "Spring into Action" Sailing Clinic for Corsair Trimarans. Don't miss this opportunity for two days of expert on-the-water instruction combined with shoreside classroom presentations and discussions. Taught by Randy Smyth, world renowned multihull sailor and coach. Dates: Sat May 31/Sunday June 1   Where: Fort Walton Yacht Club. Fort Walton Beach, FL Cost: $350 per person Lunch will be provided on both days; dinner will be provided Saturday evening.... Read More »
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11 Steps to Raising Your Mast

For all of you who are new to sailing, or for the avid sailor who wants a brush up, here is an awesome list of 11 Steps on how to raise your mast on your Corsair Trimaran. You should print it 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. Take a bungie cord and hook one end to the upper toggle of the levers (the levers...
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Corsair Cruze 970 finds a home from the Dusseldorf Boat Show

Congratulations go out to Mr. Richard Muller (center of the above photo) who was first in to buy the Cruze 970 at the Dusseldorf Boat Show! Both Mike Rees (Corsair General Manager) and Werner Stolz (Corsair Southern Germany dealer) are really excited to have Richard returning as a Corsair buyer. Richard previously owned the all carbon Corsair 37 “Silver Chiller” which he successfully campaigned around much of Europe. Richard is “very happy to own a Corsair Trimaran again and looking forward to... Read More »
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The New Corsair Sailing Manual

The NEW Corsair Sailing Manual contains important information about the safe operation and maintenance of your Corsair-built trimaran. Read it carefully, become familiar with the procedures described, and follow the recommendations to help make your sailing enjoyable and trouble-free. Corsair trimarans are designed and built as high-performance cruising trimarans, which when used as intended, with their enormous stability and unsinkability, are among the safest and fastest trimarans afloat.... Read More »
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Trailering Your Corsair Trimaran

The total towing weight can vary considerably, depending on model and options, and can be determined exactly by using a weighbridge. Check that the vehicle is approved and equipped as recommended by its manufacturer for towing this weight, and the capacity of the towing hitch is suitable. While towing, watch for strong crosswinds. A Corsair trimaran is a relatively light boat for towing, but it still has considerable wind age. For easy, stable towing, the trailer should be balanced to have 5 to... Read More »
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DASH MKII, 12 months on.

Hello Corsair, Last spring it was a special feeling to me when the first pictures of the new Corsair Dash 750 MKII were published, because I knew it would soon be MY boat. She was on her way to the “boot” exhibition in Dusseldorf, Germany. After the exhibition I would take her home to the Baltic in Northern Germany by trailer. Of course I had to see her right at her arrival in Germany, so I was there when she arrived at the exhibition ground. The pictures had shown much of the new details,... Read More »
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Corsair Replacement Parts

Need to replace something on your Corsair? Save yourself time and call your Corsair Marine dealer who can provide you with any replacement part for all current Corsair trimarans. Winter is a good time to carefully inspect your boat for broken, aged, or damaged equipment. One area of neglect that we often see on customer’s boats is the running rigging. Halyards and sheets don’t last forever. Sheets and halyards become stiff with embedded salt and degraded by UV. Your Corsair will be much more... Read More »
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