Our Sailing Adventure at the 2014 Corsair Nationals!

Photo above provided by Kathryn Garlick. We arrived in Port Clinton late Wednesday afternoon with my Sprint 750 after a rather eventful trip. Sometimes the hardest challenge of sailboat racing is just getting the boat to the starting line! We rigged and launched the boat and took a pleasant cruise down the Portage River to the Port Clinton Yacht Club,  just in time for the skippers meeting and Corsair welcome party and to make final preparations for the race to Put-In-Bay the next morning. Light ... Read More »
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2014 Corsair Nationals Recap

Racers experienced remarkable design diversity at the 2014 Corsair Nationals, thirteen different designs were represented! The Corsair F27 fleet had the best turnout this year, qualifying as a One-Design fleet with nine entries. The event organizers did a great job, and settled on three fleets. One for trimarans less than 27 feet, another for those longer than 27, with the F27s in their own start. Finishing in the small boat fleet an F25C beat a pair of Sprint 750 MkIIs, and an F22 took... Read More »
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Check these out these great boat graphics!

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Catalina Multihull Rally - Aug 21, 2014

Join WCM and a pile of Catamaran owners to explore Catalina’s Two Harbors area, have a few parties, a little racing, lots of good times. Have you ever been to a Jimmy Buffett concert and spent an afternoon tailgaiting in the parking lot? If you haven’t, well you’ve missed some real craziness! And sine we multihullers are considered crazy by most sailors, we thought we would throw our own Jimmy Buffett “Sailgate Party.” Come join all your multihull friends and have a great fun-filled weekend at... Read More »
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More race news - Riding the Pacific Wave

July 14, 2014 After a wave of boats finished in Hanalei, Kauai, over the weekend, the rest of the SSS Singlehanded TransPac boats are now trickling in one by one. Line honors goes to the Palmer Johnson 49 Scaramouche V and skipper Peter Heiberg, with a elapsed time of 14 days, 2 hours, and 15 or so minutes. A three-pack of close finishes followed, with Joe Balderrama on the Express 27 Archimedes, Al Germain on the Wyliecat 30 Bandicoot and Steve Hodges on the Islander 36 Frolic finishing within... Read More »
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Follow up to "the fun race to Hawaii" the Pacific Cup

Skipper Rick Waltonsmith and crew finished July 23rd at 10:53 on their C-37 Transit of Venus. Congratulations guys! Trophies Awarded for the 2014 Pacific Cup Kaneohe, Hawaii, July 27, 2014 – The Friday night awards ceremony and party at Kaneohe Yacht Club (KYC) featured not only trophies for racing performance but also a number of special awards to recognize participation and contributions to the Pacific Cup.   Each of the boats in this year’s first-ever Holo Holo cruising division received an... Read More »
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Rudder Lifting Mechanism

We received the following question from a Corsair Marine Facebook fan via the Corsair Marine Facebook page: Question: Hello--I was wondering if you could share any close up photos of the rudder lifting mechanism--I recently bought an 06 F24 and I don't think it's rigged correctly. Thanks! - Kristopher Pfotenhauer Answer: Hi Kristopher, Thank you for messaging this question to us on our Corsair Marine Facebook page! We wanted to share it with all Corsair Community members, so we are posting it in... Read More »
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Tres Marrant: The Prelude to our 2014 Season

Check out this awesome Share Your Story submitted by Pat from Quebec, Canada! This story features a 45 second trailer video about the Le Très Marrant F-24 Corsair trimaran, all prepped and ready for the 2014 Season. Thanks for sharing your story, Pat! "We don't take ourself seriously.. unless you wanna race!!" You might also want to check out the highlight video for the Le Très Marrant 2013 Season >> Want to submit your own story to our Corsair Community? Share Your Story >> ...or read what... Read More »
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Lookin'Good at the 2013 Corsair Nationals!

Rafi, Larry and Brian sailing aboard Lookin'Good in San Francisco Bay, June 13-16, 2013 2013 Corsair Nationals from Rafi Yahalom on Vimeo. Read More »
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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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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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