Multihulls Worldhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/Les derniers articles du site Multihulls World.fr-frSoel Cat 12, a working solar cat https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/soel-cat-12-a-working-solar-cathttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/soel-cat-12-a-working-solar-catWe have already presented this 11.8 by 5.8 m catamaran, powered exclusively by solar energy. Fri, 25 May 2018 09:37:58 +0200Lorima joins the Wichard grouphttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/lorima-joins-the-wichard-grouphttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/lorima-joins-the-wichard-groupAll multihull enthusiasts are very familiar with the name Lorima, the specialist in carbon masts and booms, for racing boats, as well as (fast) cruisers and mega-yachts.Fri, 25 May 2018 09:35:11 +0200JFA 78'https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/jfa-78https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/jfa-78It’s only just been made official: the JFA 78’ has been ordered from the builder, for a project offered by Marc Lombard and JFA Yachts to a customer who had been particularly impressed by the Long Island 85. Fri, 25 May 2018 09:33:09 +0200Around the world in a production cathttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/around-the-world-in-a-production-cathttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/around-the-world-in-a-production-catWe have already presented Cavok to you (in Multihulls World 158), Jean-Pierre Fréry’s Lagoon 400 which will be leaving next September for a round the world trip via the Great Capes.Fri, 25 May 2018 09:31:46 +0200Licia 24 mhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/licia-24-mhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/licia-24-mIn Multihulls World number 159, we presented this very attractive 24-meter motor catamaran project, called Licia 24.Fri, 25 May 2018 09:29:20 +0200First testsail with McCONAGHY MULTIHULL - MC50https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/first-testsail-with-mcconaghy-multihull-mc50https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/first-testsail-with-mcconaghy-multihull-mc50We discover her at the Multihull Boat Show last April in La Grande Motte (south France). Here is the first video of the new MC50 under sail... Mon, 11 Jun 2018 14:26:03 +0200Futura 49https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/futura-49https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/futura-49We have been talking about it for a long time now, and we finally saw it at the Multihull Boat Show last April. Fri, 25 May 2018 09:26:44 +0200JFA – the second Long Island 85 is sailinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/jfa-the-second-long-island-85-is-sailinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/jfa-the-second-long-island-85-is-sailingIt has taken the builder four months, since its launch last December, to finish, rig and equip the second Long Island 85. Fri, 25 May 2018 09:23:14 +0200Neel 47https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/neel-47https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/neel-47The Multihull Boat Show is obviously the place where the builders like to announce their forthcoming models. Thu, 24 May 2018 17:12:09 +0200Rhumhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/rhumhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/rhumThere’s going to be a lot of boats in the Rhum category, as to date there are already 20 multihulls entered in that class. Thu, 24 May 2018 17:07:08 +0200New MY from Fountaine Pajot Motor Yachthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/new-my-from-fountaine-pajot-motor-yachthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/new-my-from-fountaine-pajot-motor-yachtAfter the 37, which caused a stir when it came out, then the 44, Fountaine Pajot Motor Yacht is going to launch the brand new boat in its MY range, the 40, in a few weeks’ time. Thu, 24 May 2018 17:05:07 +0200A new gianthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/a-new-gianthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/a-new-giantConcentration in the nautical industry is accelerating as recently proved by the takeover of Nautitech by Bavaria, or Privilège by Hanse Yachts. Thu, 24 May 2018 17:03:03 +0200And the new 42 from Fountaine Pajot is called…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/and-the-new-42-from-fountaine-pajot-is-calledhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/and-the-new-42-from-fountaine-pajot-is-calledIt has become a tradition for the La Rochelle-based builder: each new boat announced has ‘New’ and its size in feet as its code name.Thu, 24 May 2018 16:59:51 +0200 Privilège/Hanse yachts, a partnership which works!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-privilege/hanse-yachts-a-partnership-which-workshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-privilege/hanse-yachts-a-partnership-which-worksPrivilège has just launched the very first Série 5 built entirely at the yard since the takeover by Hanse Yachts. Thu, 24 May 2018 16:58:27 +0200Flat out on foils!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/flat-out-on-foilshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/flat-out-on-foilsThe fourth edition of the ‘Semaine Affoilant’ will be held from 14th to 17th of next June. Thu, 24 May 2018 16:57:12 +0200 MATHIS RUHL WIND MOTION TRIMARAN 70https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-mathis-ruhl-wind-motion-trimaran-70https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-mathis-ruhl-wind-motion-trimaran-70Mathis Ruhl has had an eclectic career, which has shaped itself gradually through his work with well-known naval architects. Thu, 24 May 2018 16:55:26 +020040 Open Sunreef Power, diamond colored!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/40-open-sunreef-power-diamond-coloredhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/40-open-sunreef-power-diamond-coloredFor more than 15 years, Sunreef has been presenting luxurious multihulls of over 20 meters. Both sailing and motor boats, perfect for cruising around the world. But the latest boat from the builder, based in Gdansk, Poland, has drastically changed its positioning in the market, the motor catamaran...Thu, 24 May 2018 16:54:00 +0200Election Of The Multihull Of The Year The resultshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/election-of-the-multihull-of-the-year-the-resultshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/election-of-the-multihull-of-the-year-the-resultsIn 2018, for the first time, Multihulls World, Multicoques Mag and the International Multihull Show organized a vote designed to elect the Multihull of the Year.Thu, 24 May 2018 16:48:42 +0200With the Ewincher winch handle, maneuvers become a pleasurehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/with-the-ewincher-winch-handle-maneuvers-become-a-pleasurehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/with-the-ewincher-winch-handle-maneuvers-become-a-pleasureThe Ewincher electric winch handle, finalist in 2017’s Nautic Innovation Awards, has also obtained the title of Winner in the USA’s Pittman Innovation Awards for 2018. Ewincher is a 10 inch long winch handle (standard size) which thus adapts to all deck plans. It weighs just 2.2 kg, is equipped...Thu, 24 May 2018 10:18:36 +0200Mailhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/mailhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/mailLeaving to go far and for a long time can often appear complicated when you run a company. However, you can delegate part of the administrative operations, such as managing the mail, secretarial work or customer follow-up by e-mail or telephone. Created by cruising sailors who have spent two...Thu, 24 May 2018 10:18:05 +0200Original panels!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/original-panelshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/original-panelsActivesol is now offering flexible solar panels with a white (or other colored) surface! Their performance remains unchanged, but your boat's looks will be radically different. Discover them on: www.croixdusudmarine.comThu, 24 May 2018 10:17:32 +0200MOB (Man Overboard)https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/mob-man-overboardhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/mob-man-overboardAlong with fire, falling overboard is the worst thing we have to fear aboard a boat. As for spotting a person who has fallen overboard at night or in bad weather, it is almost impossible. Spinlock is now offering Lume-On, a system of LEDs which are attached directly to the lifejacket and light it up...Thu, 24 May 2018 10:16:47 +0200All-weather USBhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/all-weather-usbhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/all-weather-usbAboard a boat, USB cables are more and more numerous. The ROKK USB cable offered by Scanstrut has been specially designed to work outside. Available in two lengths (60 cm and 2 m) and with two connection systems (Apple Lightning or USB B), it is particularly robust. A real ‘plus’ at...Thu, 24 May 2018 10:16:18 +0200Solar water heaterhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/solar-water-heaterhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/solar-water-heaterThere is nothing more frustrating than having to run your engines or your generator at anchor just to obtain a little hot water for your shower. Green-Yachting is now offering various kits so you will no longer have this problem. A special solar panel in which the water circulates heats it naturally...Thu, 24 May 2018 10:15:11 +0200Stopover in South Africa. The other catamaran country. https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/stopover-in-south-africa-the-other-catamaran-countryhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/stopover-in-south-africa-the-other-catamaran-countryOn board P’tit Filou, Véronique, Pierre and Lilou are sailing around the world. After South East Asia - the catamaran was built in Sri Lanka - P’tit Filou is following one of the most southerly round the world routes: the Cape in South Africa… an unmissable place, and they’ve sent us their...Tue, 22 May 2018 12:23:13 +0200At the Heart Of The Island Of Flores…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/at-the-heart-of-the-island-of-floreshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/at-the-heart-of-the-island-of-floresJangada, Olivier’s catamaran is continuing its family cruise around the world. They are still discovering the incredible Indonesian archipelago which is made up of more than 17,000 islands! Tue, 22 May 2018 12:16:40 +0200Coastal cruising, or a cheap way to have fun!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/coastal-cruising-or-a-cheap-way-to-have-funhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/coastal-cruising-or-a-cheap-way-to-have-funAnd what if real freedom consisted of being able to sail with no constraints, whenever you liked, and without having to spend several days preparing the boat before setting off? Finally free to set off aboard a basic sport cat, or a machine designed for coastal rally-raid, to go and discover a new...Tue, 22 May 2018 12:11:35 +0200Which 40-foot catamaran for cruising?https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/which-40-foot-catamaran-for-cruisinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/which-40-foot-catamaran-for-cruisingYou want to leave for a long trip towards the warm seas, but you don’t want a boat which is too big to handle and maintain? Then the choice of a 40-footer will prove to be sensible. Big enough to take your family across oceans, these catamarans are comfortable and above all easy to handle, even...Tue, 22 May 2018 12:02:31 +0200All you need to know about anchoringhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/all-you-need-to-know-about-anchoringhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/all-you-need-to-know-about-anchoringHarbors, docks and pontoons? They’re not really the stuff of multihulls... we are so much better off in a pretty little cove somewhere! So as soon as we’ve filled the water tank and topped up the fuel, we’re heading for the anchorage. Especially since we can get closer to the beach. And as for...Tue, 22 May 2018 11:53:45 +0200Deck coverings, or when the non-slip needs renewinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/deck-coverings-or-when-the-non-slip-needs-renewinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/deck-coverings-or-when-the-non-slip-needs-renewingWhen we talk about deck coverings, two aspects must be distinguished: safety and aesthetics. Fortunately today the choice of products available is vast and both criteria can be met with no problems when renewing your deck!Tue, 22 May 2018 11:36:19 +0200Fakaravahttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/fakaravahttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/fakaravaPolynesia, again and again... Certain people would get tired of it perhaps, others never – me for example. Its five-star reputation attracts a lot of people, but it remains quite easy to avoid the mass charters and anchorages. It must be possible to drop anchor in tens of thousands of places in...Tue, 22 May 2018 11:20:46 +0200The editorial team get wet…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/the-editorial-team-get-wethttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/the-editorial-team-get-wetYou certainly think that being a journalist at Multihulls World is the best job in the world? And you’re not necessarily wrong; we test all the most beautiful multihulls, including the racers, and quite often we are obliged to test a few dream destinations… However, there are also the equipment...Tue, 22 May 2018 11:10:45 +0200Meeting with the Moon in the last Breton lagoon.https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/meeting-with-the-moon-in-the-last-breton-lagoonhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/meeting-with-the-moon-in-the-last-breton-lagoonSince the launch of our brand-new Rackham 32 in April 2017, the weather and the time available haven’t allowed us to recharge our batteries in this last Breton lagoon. During the All Saints’ Day holiday, we set off in the direction of the Glenan Archipelago as a family, with our two children (9...Tue, 22 May 2018 11:10:05 +0200Milo One: they lived happily… https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/milo-one-they-lived-happilyhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/milo-one-they-lived-happilyWe left Milo One a few months ago…in Patagonia. This month, they are writing to us from the Marquesas, where... they said ‘yes’ to each other!Tue, 22 May 2018 11:09:15 +0200Maui: a week in paradise… https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/maui-a-week-in-paradisehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/maui-a-week-in-paradiseLeaving on the ocean blue, for the country glorified by Gauguin – an inaccessible dream? Not really; this Swedish family has taken advantage of a friend's family's passage to Tahiti to join them and sail for a week aboard a catamaran.Tue, 22 May 2018 11:08:08 +0200Ylang Ylang: in Fijihttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/ylang-ylang-in-fijihttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/ylang-ylang-in-fijiOn the way to New Caledonia, Ylang Ylang’s family crew stopped in the Fuji archipelago, which has 330 islands…Tue, 22 May 2018 11:06:19 +0200Profité: a family ready to leavehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/profite-a-family-ready-to-leavehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/profite-a-family-ready-to-leaveThey are leaving everything to sail round the world with their four children. The aim of the voyage: to discover, enjoy, respect and be in harmony with nature… To live, quite simply!Tue, 22 May 2018 11:05:11 +0200Marie Soizic: from surprise to surprise… https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/marie-soizic-from-surprise-to-surprisehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/marie-soizic-from-surprise-to-surpriseThe purchase of a second-hand catamaran sometimes reveals some unpleasant surprises, thus delaying the realization of a project. Tue, 22 May 2018 11:04:01 +02006gone in Panamahttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/6gone-in-panamahttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/6gone-in-panamaHaving left from the West Indies a year previously, 6gone’s crew wrote to us from Panama, as they were getting ready to go through the Panama Canal.Tue, 22 May 2018 11:02:54 +0200Fishing on ‘Contre Temps’https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/fishing-on-contre-tempshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/fishing-on-contre-tempsAfter months, even years, of absence, the crew of Contre Temps has (finally!) found its fishing ‘guru’ again!Tue, 22 May 2018 11:01:13 +0200A different way of sailing: on a transportable or with a charter-management boat?https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/a-different-way-of-sailing-on-a-transportable-or-with-a-charter-management-boathttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/a-different-way-of-sailing-on-a-transportable-or-with-a-charter-management-boatFor the transportable trimaran By Pascal Dutronc After numerous cruises, and a year on a catamaran (a 12.5 m Punch) as a family (Perrine and myself, with our four children, Gaelle, Basile, Jonas and Fantine), from France to Guinea Bissau, then to the West Indies and Venezuela, before returning...Tue, 22 May 2018 10:39:22 +0200Operation ‘Voie du Pole’ Everyone with Seb Roubinet!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/operation-voie-du-pole-everyone-with-seb-roubinethttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/operation-voie-du-pole-everyone-with-seb-roubinetThere are some individuals we cherish more than others at the magazine. And we accept that perfectly. Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:01:10 +0200The Maldives, Gan anchorage, Addu atollhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/the-maldives-gan-anchorage-addu-atollhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/the-maldives-gan-anchorage-addu-atollI remember, after having gone through the pass, the pleasure that swept over us on being able to see the seabed in over thirty meters of water - spotted eagle rays, turtles, reefs! Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:54:02 +0200120 for the Rhumhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/120-for-the-rhumhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/120-for-the-rhumThere will finally be 120 singlehanders at the start of the next Route du Rhum, on 4th November 2018, 40 years after the first edition. Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:46:49 +0200Giovanni Soldini on the Tea routehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/giovanni-soldini-on-the-tea-routehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/giovanni-soldini-on-the-tea-routeIn the second half of the 19th century, boats competed to be the first to deliver their cargo of tea from Hong Kong to London. Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:37:45 +02002018 Nice Ultimed, an amazing showhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/2018-nice-ultimed-an-amazing-showhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/2018-nice-ultimed-an-amazing-showThere should have been four trimarans on the start line for the first Ultim category race in the Mediterranean. But Armel le Cleac’h’s Banque Populaire IX capsized during the delivery trip round from her west coast homeport…Wed, 09 May 2018 09:14:34 +0200Dragonship 25mhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/dragonship-25mhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/dragonship-25mThe Dragonship is a 25-meter trimaran which should originally have been built in aluminum, but is now being offered by the builder in composites.Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:30:22 +0200Groupama Racehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/groupama-racehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/groupama-raceThe start of the 6th Groupama Race will take place this year on 17th June. Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:26:57 +0200Sting 600FT & SThttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/sting-600ft-sthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/sting-600ft-stThe Sting 600 is a transportable trimaran which can easily be assembled and launched in under fifteen minutesMon, 26 Mar 2018 11:22:32 +0200‘Trophée des Multicoques’https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-trophee-des-multicoqueshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-trophee-des-multicoquesThe 2018 ‘Trophée des Multicoques’ will take place in Quiberon Bay, France, 38 years after its first edition.Mon, 26 Mar 2018 11:18:04 +0200