New to sailing? Check out fleet racing.

Fleet racing is the most common form of competitive sailing that involves boats racing around a course. Fleet racing can be either 'one-design' or 'handicap'. One design racing, as at the Olympic Sailing Competition means that boats racing against each other are all the same - the same design, the same sail area etc. Handicap racing means different types of boat can race against each other. Each boat has a handicap or rating so that their finish times can be adjusted or their start time... Read More »
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Plan your next adventure, sailing in the San Juan Islands

There are 172 named islands and reefs to explore. The Corsair Cruze 970 would be a perfect boat to trailer up to the Pacific Northwest. As always, Corsair’s exclusive and trusted folding system ensures that trailering remains easy. The retractable daggerboard and rudder continue to enable the boat to be pushed up onto the beach when enjoying cruising adventures with family and guests. In terms of sailing performance, the floats have been redesigned and increase buoyancy has been added to give... Read More »
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Emily - Emergency Integrated Lifesaving Lanyard

  Check out this cool and amazing new product. Introducing... EMILY Designed to race through heavy surf, EMILY has proper balance for quick self-righting performance. The deep, 22 degree hull is designed to track straight during wave breaching. Highly durable, EMILY will survive impact at full speed or in surf with rocks, reef, or pilings. Use EMILY to provide flotation until a rescuer arrives, deliver life jackets, or pull a recovery rescue line up to 800 yards through strong currents and large... Read More »
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The Sprint 750 Very Light and Lively to Sail!

This is a fun boat! I've sailed in San Francisco Bay, on the Sprint 750, through "the slot" and felt very secure. It was a solid sailing trimaran. Here's a fun video featuring the the Corsair Sprint 750. This video was first posted back in 2010. I thought I'd bring it back out of the archives for everyone to enjoy. The Corsair Sprint 750...brought to you by Bob Gleason, Don Wigston and Phil Styne. Here is what Sailing World had to say back in 2007… The Corsair SPRINT 750 (24') is Sailing World... Read More »
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Quantum Key West 2014 - January 19 - 24, Key West Florida USA

Warm temperatures, stunning blue water and dependable breezes sounds really good right now! Here in Colorado we've been experiencing below average temperatures for way too long. The Florida Keys may be a destination for us in January.  There is something for everyone in Key West. You may want to come down for an epic week of world-class competition over 5 days. Sailors from across the country and around the world will gather to compete against the very best.  Is there anybody racing their... Read More »
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The Power of Beauty and Strength

Both the Corsair 31 trimaran and the desirable Ferraris are works of art. With designs that emanate passion for racing, perfection and power. WOW! The Corsair Trimaran Cruze 970 has its root in the need to modernize the highly successful Corsair 31. Corsair built over three hundred C31s. A C31UC, even sailed around the Arctic Circle in 2010 and, in the process, became the world’s first sailing vessel to pass through the North West and North East Passages, in a single season. The C31 is a proven,... Read More »
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Support Ocean Clean Up

Let's follow Boyan and see where he will take us. We all need to support cleaning up our oceans. Check out Boyans impressive story. Currently Boyan is focusing his work on oceanic plastic pollution. He believes the current prevention measures will have to be supplemented by active removal of plastics in order to succeed. “It will be very hard to convince everyone in the world to handle their plastics responsibly, but what we humans are very good in, is inventing technical solutions to our... Read More »
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How the oceans can clean themselves

Take a minute and listen to Boyan, who is speaking at TEDxDelft. He has incredible insights on how we can make progress in cleaning up our oceans. So, if you're a Corsair trimaran sailor or headed to international destinations on your new Corsair Cruze 970,  Corsair 28, or a Corsair 37, be aware of these revolutionary ideas in cleaning up our oceans and help do something about it. 18-year-old Boyan Slat combines environmentalism, entrepreneurism and technology to tackle global issues... Read More »
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Corsair Shows Off the New CRUZE 970 at the Annapolis Boat Show!

The rain didn't stop thousands of avid sailors!  The Sailboat Show featured new racing and cruising sailboats from leading U.S. and foreign builders as well as the nation's largest multihull display.   Corsair featured the new DASH 750 MKII and the new CRUZE 970.    Many families checked out the CRUZE 970, exploring all the cool features for their next cruising vacation. The kids especially liked the stern rails with custom outboard seating. The family had plans to visit the San Juan Islands next... Read More »
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Being a member of the larger cruising community.

I found this wonderful article from Ellen Sanpere I'd like to share. Cruising has been defined as, “fixing your boat in exotic places,” and when something breaks, Tony or I must determine how to repair or replace it, preferring to repair it, of course. When outside help is required, we look first to our neighbors, then to local marine services, and only then to strangers from the phone book. We can accept the help of the cruisers anchored nearby because we have done something for them (or... Read More »
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