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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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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Corsair Nationals at I-LYA Bay Week Regatta / July 31 - Aug 3, 2014

Bay Week is one of the largest fresh-water events in the United States with boats hailing from all over the Great Lakes and Canada.  And this year, the 2014 Corsair National Championships and Rendezvous will be part of this Annual Event. *  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 >> We have all the necessary elements required to put on... Read More »
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2014 Strictly Sail Pacific Boat Show tickets!

Helms Yacht Sales is a dealer for Corsair Marine trailerable trimarans, Seawind Catamarans, Dragonfly Trimarans, and a full service Yacht Brokerage. We specialize in multihull sailing, and are located on San Francisco Bay in Alameda, California. Helms Yacht Sales has been serving the boating community for over 25 years. Watch for Gary Helms at the Strictly Sail boat show April 10-13, 2014 at Jack London Square, Oakland California.  The Sprint 750 MKII is one of the most popular boats in the... Read More »
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2014 - Strictly Sail

West Coast Multihulls is a boat dealer, brokerage, charter company and sailing school focusing on multihulls, and run by a team of dedicated catamaran and trimaran sailors with thousands of sea miles, and decades of combined experience, based in San Diego CA. West Coast Multihulls is excited to participate in its 7th Strictly Sail Pacific Boat show aka Oakland Boat Show. WCM the West Coasts large full service multihull dealership will be at this years show in full force. The in the water display... Read More »
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Check out the new and improved Corsair Website!

Extraordinary speed and effortless acceleration are trademarks of the Corsairs. Their ability to fly on a puff or generate their own high-power apparent wind is legendary.  Without a lead keel creating drag and with tangible buoyancy in construction technique and materials, Corsairs are powered effortlessly by their high-performance sails.   Check out the new site >>   Read More »
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Team Trapout on their Corsair F-27 CHAOS Racing with BAMA

We found this gem of a video of Travis Thompson, Jason Smith and Paul Thurman racing in the last BAMA event of 2011 in the Berkeley Circle! This is the start of race #2 and 35 or so minutes after filmed with a GoPRO HD Hero Cam. Watch it here: Have you visited our social gallery? Check out our Pinterest and Instagram feeds! View Gallery here >> Video posted by: TrapoutSailing, Oct 23, 2011 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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