Aspen Yacht Club 47th Annual Open Regatta

  Friday, July 15th - Sunday, July 17 Come on out and experience the most spectacular regatta in the Rocky Mountain Region! The Aspen Open is a premier event featuring one-design class and handicap racing on a lake known for its wild and unpredictable conditions. 180 Marine will have an on-water display of the Corsair Pulse 600. What is a Pulse 600 you might be asking yourself…this boat is the latest design from the world’s largest trimaran manufacturer,  this exciting model is full of... Read More »
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Why a Pulse 600?

The Pulse 600 is very fun, fast, stable and responsive. You can easily sail single handed Crew with 2 Crew with 3 Contact Richard Allen for further information on the Pulse 600.  We have deliveries coming to San Francisco frequently. Email: info@180marine www.180marine.com    Read More »
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Shipments of the Pulse 600 keep coming into the US

                              Two Pulse 600's are set to arrive in San Francisco end of July. Designed by Francois Perus of Perus Yacht Design, the Pulse 600 is designed as a simple, safe, and exciting one design day-sport boat, made to easily store, and trailer after sailing. Richard Allen is the Western US Dealer for the Pulse 600, and can help you with any of the following: • Racing Class Rules for the Pulse 600 • Demo sail the Pulse 600  • Purchase of a Pulse 600. Richard Allen will be on... Read More »
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Ready to demo sail the Pulse 600?

"The steering is perhaps the best I have experienced on any boat, and it has a huge amount of stability. Once it gets planing it's a real hoot" — Don Wigston, Windcraft Click here to select the Dealer closest to you and he will set you up!  Fleets are forming nationwide...   Read More »
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Welcome our new Texas dealer!

                                                    Welcome our new Texas Dealer - Jonathon Davis at The Yacht Sales Company, located just outside Houston, in Kemah. They are experts in promoting and supplying the best in new and used multihulls, sailboats, and custom yachts available on the market today. They not only service the local and regional area in and around the bay area of Houston and the gulf coast of Texas but also achieve the same superior status within the national and global... Read More »
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Jail Break to Sail in Island Race March 11-12!

Island Race Returns, March 11-12, 2016 Welcome to the 7th annual Islands Race, co-hosted by Newport Harbor Yacht Club and San Diego Yacht Club. 2016 is an exciting year for offshore racing with many opportunities to compete against boats from up and down the west coast. The Islands Race is a staple in the offshore racing circuit for boats of all sizes, come on out trimaran racers!   Register Today! Similar to 2015, the Islands Race will be SDYC’s first (US based) offshore regatta to be followed... Read More »
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BAMA San Francisco - Bay Area Multihull Association

There's always something going on in San Francisco Bay! The sailing season usually starts in March or April, depending on the year, and runs into September. During this period you can sail almost every day if you are willing to do a little driving. Winds during this period will range from the mid-high teens to occasional "nuclear days." There are many in the windsurfing community that sail all year long! That will require sailing before, during and after winter storms. These usually results in... Read More »
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The Pulse 600 built for comfort and speed

This exciting new 20′ trimaran is full of Corsair DNA modernized to meet the latest generation of sailors. On a product more compact and affordable than ever before, you can be part of the growing Corsair Community with over 2000 boats launched and countless hours of fun, excitement, and adventure.  The Pulse 600 was introduced at 35,900 USD, and has not increased in 3 years to continue to make the Pulse very attractive! We live and breathe the details on these boats. Let me know how I can help.... Read More »
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The greatest boat race ever! Race to Alaska!

Here's a great read from Outside, Race to Alaska! In the race are 4 trimarans'—2 Corsair's, 1 custom built and 1 Farrier. The rules: Pilot a boat 750 miles from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan, Alaska—no motors allowed. The prize: $10,000 nailed to a piece of wood. The result: Seven capsizings, four lifesaving Big Macs, one dramatic coast guard rescue, and a cast of oddball adventurers who reclaimed the salty heart of ocean racing. By: Abe Streep Oct 14, 2015 On a concrete ramp near the... Read More »
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New Pulse 600 Owner Dr. Gerhard Pils takes delivery!

  Dr Gerhard Pils taking delivery of Fetz Ma Pulse 600 in Langkawi , Malaysia.  "Surprising performance up-wind, max 11 knots in about 15 knots of wind. Can pinch her up very high, but of course with a lot of speed loss. Under Gennaker 15 kn, can point higher than expected, uncomplicated handling with the top down furler. Always super feel at the helm, the Pulse balances the waves very impressively"     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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You Don't Need to Be Rich to Do the Trans-Tahoe Race!

  Get your groove on at the 15th Annual Harmonic Convergence at Lake Tahoe, Overnight at Emerald Bay Thursday July 9. 15 adds up to 6, Best odds at Craps, Take the bet. Lay 5 times odd's if that's what's offering. No one ever lost at the HC. Only happens one night a year. Same hot dice, same hot roller, could've been 5-1, 4-2, 3-3, Everyone's a winner!. Checked out the opening to Emerald Bay today, still 6 feet deep. Get that centerboard up, stay in the center of the channel. For launching...... Read More »
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Overview of Fort McRee, Pirates Cove, Juana's Pagodas

What a perfect place to hold the 2015 Corsair Trimaran Nationals & Rendezvous! Pensacola is the westernmost city in the Florida Panhandle and the county seat of Escambia County, Florida,United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 51,923.    Pensacola is a sea port on Pensacola Bay, which is protected by the barrier island of Santa Rosa and connects to the Gulf of Mexico. A large United States Naval Air Station, the first in the United States, is located southwest of... Read More »
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Lola 3 The Wild Child F-27, gets new rags!

Ever put new sails on your boat and just want to share that new feeling with the world? Well, these guys did just that on their F-27. Beautiful trimaran sailboat, with a new set of rags to make her just that much faster! Thanks for sharing this video guys! Check it out:  Posted by rwesdyk, April 3, 2012.  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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Young sailors enjoying a F-27 in the Ionian Islands!

Onnea F-27 Corsair Marine dans les îles ioniennes été - On a F-27 Corsair Marine in the Ionian Islands! Check out this video produced by jamipoffet back in 2011. Watch the whole thing, not only is it put together well, but it also has great music throughout it!  Another thing we really like about it is that it features younger sailors. There's been a lot of talk about finding the younger generation of sailors, so it is good to see some young people out there enjoying themselves sailing!  Are you... Read More »
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Review – Corsair Sprint 750 MKII

Ever wander around on the web searching for information about the Corsair Sprint 750? I have! Here is a very informative article we found on a blog called Craig's Writing, Tall Tales and Stories. He reviews almost every aspect of the boat and also features multiple images and even a YouTube video! Check it out! Prior to the summer of 2012, I sailed a small sloop – a Precision 18, which I reviewed here on this blog. I sold this boat earlier this year and purchased a Corsair Sprint, a 24 foot... Read More »
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Corsair Sprint 750: 2007 Sportboat of the Year

I am a huge fan of the New Corsair Sprint MkII, and upon searching the web for more information about it, I stumbled upon this article about the Sprint 750 winning Sportboat of the Year back in 2007. I can't wait to see what awards await the New Corsair Sprint MkII! "THE SPRINT 750 BOASTS THE FLAT-OUT PERFORMANCE OF A RACING MULTIHULL AND A HUGE COCKPIT MADE FOR WHIZZING AROUND THE CANS AND THE AFTER-RACE BARBEQUE." Published by Sailing World, Written by Meade Gougeon on Jan 4th, 2007:  When... Read More »
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Navigation options when sailing a Corsair trimaran

This article talks about using iNavX a chart -plotter app that's available for the iPad. I was wondering if anybody in this community has had any experience using this. Take a minute to read this and share your thoughts. Pros and Cons. IPad Navigation Across an Ocean Cruising World by Tucker Bradford I’m a geek, and I’m an extrovert. That means that I talk with a lot of people about my shipboard electronics. And most of those people, in my experience, tend to focus their interest pretty sharply... Read More »
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What is match racing?

A match race consists of two identical boats racing against each other. This is a one-on-one duel of strategy and tactics and the objective is simple - to be the first to cross the finish line. A match racing course is always a windward / leeward course and each race takes approximately 20 minutes to complete. A match race begins four minutes before the starting time when each boat must enter the starting area from opposite ends of the start line. As soon as they enter the starting area they... Read More »
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