Tahiti Pearl Regatta Summary

The Tahiti Pearl Regatta (TPR) is the sailing rendezvous in French Polynesia, with the 14th edition just completed the 24 to 27th May.  Taking place in the leeward isles, it’s a fantastic way to explore, sail and have fun in an extremely beautiful environment. CORSAIR MARINE was one of the official sponsors of this event showing their commitment to developing the Corsair Fleet worldwide. Present in the TPR Race Village Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th, the CORSAIR MARINE s booth was well located... Read More »
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Pulse 600 racing in the Tahiti Pearl Regatta!

    THE PULSE REALLY GETS AROUND! On May 23rd - 27th the Tahiti Pearl Regatta took place, organized in “Leeward Islands” by boat lovers who joined forces with a common objective in the association Raiatea Regatta, and by the Tahitian Sailing Official Federation, the Tahiti Pearl Regatta is an important event in Polynesian life.           Learn more about the Tahiti Pearl Regatta >>   See more of the Tahiti Pearl Regatta on Facebook >> The Pulse 600 is a sports boat that is about pure... Read More »
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New Pulse 600 owner in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

  ​ We've just returned from Puerto Vallarta Mexico. Sailing in Banderas Bay was a fantastic experience.  Located between the states of Nayarit and Jalisco, Mexico's Bay of Banderas is one of the most beautiful of its kind in the world. In fact, it is part of "The Most Beautiful Bays of the World Club," based in France. Besides being the country's largest bay, the Bay of Banderas receives the flow from the Ameca River, which is for all intents and purposes the border that divides the two states... Read More »
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Corsair Nationals - the order of play

Here is the order of play for the Corsair Nationals hosted by the Sarasota Sailing Squadron.  Thanks to beer sponsorships from Corsair dealer Windcraft Boats, Calvert Sails, and the hosting Corsair dealer, Finish Line of the Treasure Coast this event won't lack for refreshment (after the racing of course).  Live music, auctions, prize draws, and dinners mean this will be a fun filled event!  Remember that the whole family is welcome, and with 26 boats already registered, you're sure to make new... Read More »
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5 surprising places that are improving ocean health

  It’s always great to see what positive things are being done to protect and better understand our ocean waters. Here's a good report from Conservation International. A tool developed by Conservation Internet and partners to provide governments, communities, and businesses with the data they need to make sustainable decisions about ocean use has given the ocean its annual check-up. Its health “score”: 71 out of 100, the same as last year. While the score, calculated using the Ocean Health... Read More »
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SAIL Tahiti - the ultimate sailing experience

Ocean sailor Benoit Parnaudeau (Vendee Globe 2004, Route du Rhum and 2 mini transats…) and entrepreneur David Allouch, behind BORA BORA YACHT BROKER (www.bb-yb.com) have embarked on a new challenge: rekindle the multihull passion that is Polynesia’s heritage. “The traditional lagoon boat, light multihulls invented over 1500 years ago by the Polynesian people, has slowly disappeared from our lagoons.  They’ve been replaced by powerboats for fishing or large charter boats.  Luckily the talent for... Read More »
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Rolex Big Boat Series

SAN FRANCISCO — The waters of San Francisco Bay will be churned by more than strong winds and tidal currents next month when a record-size fleet of 112 boats lines up for the 52nd Rolex Big Boat Series, hosted September 15-18 by the St. Francis Yacht Club.   This year’s fleet eclipses by eight boats the previous record of 104 that was set in 2013 during the 50th anniversary regatta. Throughout its storied history the Rolex Big Boat Series has showcased the top end of the sport and this... Read More »
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Sailing Corsair F24 MkII in Queensland

We are currently sailing our Corsair F24, Teleri, up the Queensland coast. The East coast of Queensland is a terrific place for sailing these craft. Follow these links to access two videos we have uploaded on Vimeo of our sailing trip: https://vimeo.com/174610105 https://vimeo.com/179011522 Name: Tony Adamson State: Victoria Country: Australia   Read More »
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Adventures on a Dash in the Ningaloo Reef

Ningaloo Reef Region This was such an interesting family adventure we decided to share it again! This story was first published Oct. 2014. Enjoy. Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia is a dream come true for snorkelers and divers. Regarded as one of the last great ocean paradises on Earth, it is Australia’s largest fringing reef and lies just metres from the shore in many places, so you can snorkel straight off the beach.  The Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area covers more than 600,000 hectares... Read More »
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The Cruze 970 underground...

The Cruze 970  has arrived at boot Dusseldorf after traveling all the way from Southampton UK, trailered behind Marks' 2L diesel SUV. Pics below showing her traveling via the London to Paris tunnel proving once again you can literally go anywhere with a Corsair Cruze 970 Trimaran.     Read More »
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Silver Rudder 2015 – Challenge of the Sea

A Sprint 750 MKII‚ Tri Maiden‘ scored 12th position in a field of 244 starters at the Silver Rudder 2015 – Challenge of the Sea I took part at Silver Rudder 2015 boat race around Fyn – a nice Danish island in the Baltic Sea. It is the world’s biggest single handed offshore regatta. 330 boats of all kinds from small A-Cat to 45 foot racing yachts had been registered, but only 244 showed up at the starting line. The task was, to sail around the tiny island, which in fact turned out to be not... Read More »
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Four Pulse 600s ready to race July 15-19 at Phuket Raceweek!

Entries are heating up for 2015 Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek Thailand’s multihulls fleet is growing, especially in Phuket, and with two key events on the local multihulls calendar in July – Multihull Solutions Regatta and the Cape Panwa Hotel Phuket Raceweek – the Green Season is a great time to sail in Phuket. Working closely with Corsair Marine and Multihull Solutions, we are proud to announce a Corsair class at this year’s Raceweek which will include four of the new Corsair Pulse 600... Read More »
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The 40th Annual Regatta Time in Abaco

    The 40th Annual Regatta Time In Abaco will be held between July 3 and July 10, 2015.  This events attracts hundreds of racers and has often been well attended by the trimaran fleet. The format is all about fun, with 4 races spread over 6 days, interspersed with legendary parties on the off days.  The races are “distance” races, with boats usually rounding 3 – 4 marks over courses of 8 – 12 miles.  This allows for some GREAT sailing on our boats, in flat water and nice breezes. Check out the... Read More »
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2015 Corsair Rendezvous & Nationals Update #2

  NATIONALS INTRO  I  RESOURCES  I  ATTENDEES  I  RENDEZVOUS INFO  I  ONLINE REGISTRATION_________________________________________________________________________________________________ The 20th Anniversary Corsair Rendezvous and Nationals is just around the corner, the last week of April rolling into the first weekend of May.  Registration Registration is open and the organizing committee asks if you are thinking about joining in the fun, please register as soon as you can. There are several... Read More »
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Baja Ha-Ha XXI 2014 Cruisers Rally Starts Oct. 26!

Any corsair trimarans headed to Cabo? For the skippers of 131 boats and 490 crew, today is the long-awaited day of the start of the 21st Annual Baja Ha-Ha cruising rally from San Diego to Cabo San Lucas with stops at Turtle Bay and Bahia Santa Maria. Yesterday’s Kick-Off Party at the San Diego West Marine got everybody in the spirit, with the Halloween costume theme. Looks like lots of FUN! READ MORE FROM Latitude 38       Read More »
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Father & Son Sweden Sailing Adventure!

This story comes from our Corsair Swedish dealer, Ulrich Lindberg. A father and son requested to rent a Corsair Dash MkI from him for a four day summer father/son trip in Sweden. Here is their story along with some great photos (photo and story credit to Kjell Åström). You can view on their full trip album on their Google Plus Photo Album: 2014-09 Corsair-segling med Petter >> Corsair Dealer Ulrich reports more on this story, "I had a request from a Father and son to rent a Corsair for four days,... Read More »
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Corsair Dealers Enjoy Day Out with 'Big Boys' of Volvo Ocean

Spanish Dealers:  Sten Sorensen, Miguel Fourcade, and Pierre de Groodt enjoy a day out with the 'big boys' of the Volvo Ocean - In Port Race on a Dash MKII. Based in Valencia, Spain,  a great multihull sailing destination, our Corsair team decided to trailer a Dash MKII trimaran south to beautiful Alicante to be on the water during the 'Volvo Ocean - In Port Race'.  The standard and purpose built one-design Volvo Ocean 65 boats are spectacular to watch from on the water and so close up.  We sure... Read More »
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Sad Day for "Transit of Venus" Corsair 37

Today I spoke with Corsair 37 owner Rick Waltonsmith for an update on plans following the Pacific Cup: “So this is not good news to share about Transit of Venus. My Corsair 37, the first multihull to complete the Pacific Cup, is a loss. The trimaran hit an unknown object in the middle of the night, at about 10 knots, while returning from Hawaii to Oakland after this race. The crew was rescued, Captain Marc Gounard, crew Arnie Thompson and Tom McCauley are now safe aboard a cargo ship that's... Read More »
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Our Greek Sailing Adventure!

This is about a 4 weeks ago, we sailed 1000 miles on a Corsair F24 MKII, starting from Athens Greece, out to Corfu island and back again, with the return being around Peloponissos. We went up and down most of the Greek West Coast. We made a brief - sort of a joke - video during the break between the outward and return legs, watch it here: Google photo stories: Outwards: https://plus.google.com/+GeorgeTheotokis/stories/f06fdd73-ac2c-3e05-8655-861f22726558146f8928986 Return: https://plus.google.com... Read More »
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2014 Monaco Yacht Show - Luxury Meets Adventure

Wether or not you are in the market to buy yourself a dream luxury yacht or you just want to spend a day looking at these beauties, the Monaco Yacht Show is the world’s primer event in super-yachting! This high-end show will leave you in awe of the boats on exhibit - all chosen on strict requirements on an invite-only basis. Over 500 major companies in the luxury yachting business will be represented and 105 spectacular super and megayachts will be afloat on exhibit at this years event. The Monac... Read More »
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