Multihulls Worldhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/Les derniers articles du site Multihulls World.fr-frHow about taking your vacation on a catamaran superyacht?https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/how-about-taking-your-vacation-on-a-catamaran-superyachthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/how-about-taking-your-vacation-on-a-catamaran-superyachtYou have been dreaming for some time: to offer you the ultimate luxury of a cruise on a "catamaran superyacht". But is it possible or reasonable or accessible? Multihulls World takes stock of the very best in charter...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:23:17 +0200Where and when to charter a multihull?https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/where-and-when-to-charter-a-multihull-2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/where-and-when-to-charter-a-multihull-2Do you want to really enjoy your holidays in a cat or a trimaran to the full? Well you will have to prepare a little in advance, so you don’t find yourself sailing with the Meltemi on the nose in Greece, or subjected to the monsoon in Asia. Enough to get organized and prepare a genuine round the...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:15:59 +0200This year, I’m chartering a multihull!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/this-year-i-m-chartering-a-multihullhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/this-year-i-m-chartering-a-multihullOwning a multihull, sailing when you want to, setting off for the enchanting lagoons for one or several sabbatical years…we all dream of this! But… it’s not always possible, for reasons of budget and/or timetable. The solution? Charter, of course!Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:06:18 +0200The bowsprit in all its formshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/the-bowsprit-in-all-its-formshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/the-bowsprit-in-all-its-formsWith modern sail plans, the bowsprit has become essential. But aboard our modern sailing boats, it can have several forms, and be in aluminum, carbon, pivoting, retractable… And fitting one on your boat - is it possible? Here is an analysis, so you will know everything about the bowsprit...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:24:26 +0200Everything you need to know about standing rigginghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/everything-you-need-to-know-about-standing-rigginghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/practice-catamaran-trimaran/everything-you-need-to-know-about-standing-riggingWhen we are interested in a multihull, we first look at the hulls, the bridgedeck, the cabins or even the stowage capacity… And the standing rigging? It’s nevertheless what holds the mast up, isn’t it? We’re going to take a look at the mast, the boom and their peripherals!Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:14:34 +0200Los Testigoshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/los-testigoshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/los-testigosWe have weighed anchor, and are now leaving the West Indies, where we have been stuck for more than a year so I could finish my schooling – validated in Martinique – and finally get the baccalaureate under my belt. Our catamaran had to be hauled out in Trinidad for some work. A little spruce-up...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:07:53 +0200Perfect anchorages…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/perfect-anchorageshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/perfect-anchorages1 – “Koh Yao Yai Island, Phuket, Thailand. Beaching the boat on the sand for cleaning at low tide. We are in a little creek, forgotten by all the tour operators and just twenty miles or so from Phuket. From this creek, we can access very beautiful mangroves, as well as a fish tank created by...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:02:49 +0200‘En cata, on est bien’https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/-en-cata-on-est-bienhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/-en-cata-on-est-bienTo begin with, the ‘En Cata on est bien’ tee-shirts were just for the magazine’s team. And then…faced with insistent requests, we are finally offering them for sale on the web site. And that has delighted numerous readers, including Lola…  “Hello, here are a few photos of Lola in...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:02:00 +0200On holiday in the mountainshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/on-holiday-in-the-mountainshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/on-holiday-in-the-mountainsCyrille went far from the sea on his holidays this year. But the commercial and marketing director of Privilege Marine obviously can’t do without his favorite magazine…   “Even in Tignes, we’re thinking of you!!!!!!” Cyrille and Rosanne Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:59:17 +0200Kezeo : the best! https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/kezeo-the-besthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/kezeo-the-bestMarie and Pascal are sailing on board Kezeo, and they can only find one thing wrong with their boat…Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:54:48 +0200Kaze San : or the art of reducing distances. https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/kaze-san-or-the-art-of-reducing-distanceshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/kaze-san-or-the-art-of-reducing-distancesEvery sailor will tell you that their boat has good performance. Some boats are perhaps a bit more impressive than others…Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:53:30 +0200Island Coyote : The Gambier Islandshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/island-coyote-the-gambier-islandshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/island-coyote-the-gambier-islandsThe family crew of Island Coyote has already been sailing around the world for five years. They contacted us from The Gambier Islands in French Polynesia.Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:52:19 +0200Cat’Leya in Panama : a three-faced diamond! https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/cat-leya-in-panama-a-three-faced-diamondhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/cat-leya-in-panama-a-three-faced-diamondPanama is above all the gateway to the Pacific. Yet the crew of "Cat'Leya" will remember the San Blas and Las Perlas Islands as one of their favourite stopovers.Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:50:25 +0200A Short Incursion Into The Med…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/a-short-incursion-into-the-medhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/a-short-incursion-into-the-medThe Genty family left Les Sables d'Olonne on France's west coast in the Spring. Their trip is due to last two years. Having sailed past Gascony and the coasts of Spain and Portugal, they write to us from the Balearic Islands. All is well on board!Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:49:11 +0200Samba : An Electric Leopard ! https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/samba-an-electric-leopardhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/samba-an-electric-leopardLouis-Noël brought his boat to Turkey. It had been part of the Moorings fleet for 5 years. He has added electric motors!Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:47:00 +0200Design of catamarans : ethnic-classic or avant-garde?

https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/design-of-catamarans-ethnic-classic-or-avant-gardehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/design-of-catamarans-ethnic-classic-or-avant-gardeAvant-garde by Patrick Le Quément Graduate in Industrial Design from the Birmingham Institute; PLQ enters the automotive industry and thrives in an international career at Ford, Volkswagen-Audi and Renault. Since 2010 he has been working as a multihull designer in exclusive collaboration with...Wed, 19 Sep 2018 09:41:55 +0200Why not choose a power catamaran?https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/why-not-choose-a-power-catamaranhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/why-not-choose-a-power-catamaranThe idea of transforming a placid sailing catamaran into a unit powered solely by its engines is not new, nor is the idea of designing a two-hull motorboat... Two long-standing concepts that have long remained on the sidelines of high volume market production. Yet today, interest in power catamarans...Tue, 18 Sep 2018 16:09:15 +0200We sailed aboard the Ultim foiling trimaran Gitana17:Edmond de Rothschildhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/we-sailed-aboard-the-ultim-foiling-trimaran-gitana17edmond-de-rothschildhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/we-sailed-aboard-the-ultim-foiling-trimaran-gitana17edmond-de-rothschildGitana: A family of prestigious, classic boats In 1876, Baroness Julie de Rothschild commissioned Thornycroft shipyard to build a 24.45m record steamer. The first of the Gitanas would be timed on Lake Geneva at 20.5 knots (an extraordinary speed for the period!): the world record! The Gitana saga...Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:57:04 +0200David vs Goliath - Episode 2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/david-vs-goliath-episode-2-2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/david-vs-goliath-episode-2-2Since the Homeric finish between Michel Malinovsky’s giant 21-meter cigar, Kriter V, and Mike Birch’s yellow dragonfly, almost half the size, separated by just 96 seconds of eternity, 40 years of architecture and developments have passed. So we’ve been having fun with another duel, a virtual...Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:48:37 +0200David vs Goliath - Episode 2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/david-vs-goliath-episode-2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/david-vs-goliath-episode-2Since the Homeric finish between Michel Malinovsky’s giant 21-meter cigar, Kriter V, and Mike Birch’s yellow dragonfly, almost half the size, separated by just 96 seconds of eternity, 40 years of architecture and developments have passed. So we’ve been having fun with another duel, a virtual...Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:48:34 +0200Rhum 2018:The opposing forceshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/rhum-2018the-opposing-forceshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/rhum-2018the-opposing-forcesThe Route du Rhum Destination Guadeloupe is an extension of the summer in the middle of autumn, a good swig of ti-punch before winter. It’s above all months of excitement for all enthusiasts, for a few days of racing, when we live to the rhythm of the placings, addicted to the websites, ‘night...Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:38:08 +0200Passing through Sumbawa and Lombok …https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/passing-through-sumbawa-and-lombokhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/passing-through-sumbawa-and-lombokAfter their remarkable trip to the island of Komodo and its famous dragons, Jangada's crew continued their round the world trip, visiting the islands of Sumbawa and Lombok…Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:20:03 +0200Setting out on a long trip, or how to fulfill your dream with a long-term charter. https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/setting-out-on-a-long-trip-or-how-to-fulfill-your-dream-with-a-long-term-charterhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/folders-catamaran-trimaran/setting-out-on-a-long-trip-or-how-to-fulfill-your-dream-with-a-long-term-charterLorelei and Arnaud have dreamed about long catamaran trips. But here’s the problem: they don’t have the time or the money to live their dream. No time? No money? Maybe it’s not that simple… The story began with us meeting on a boat.  We both enjoy watersports: Arnaud was racing on board...Tue, 18 Sep 2018 14:49:23 +0200The Bénéteau group is launching Excess Catamarans https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/the-beneteau-group-is-launching-excess-catamarans-3https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/the-beneteau-group-is-launching-excess-catamarans-3Multihulls have got the wind in their sails. Global production has almost doubled in just a few years and new brands are appearing regularly.Wed, 12 Sep 2018 09:28:16 +0200Multihulls World officially declare open the 2018 Cannes Yachting Festival!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/multihulls-world-officially-declare-open-the-2018-cannes-yachting-festivalhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/multihulls-world-officially-declare-open-the-2018-cannes-yachting-festivalThe Multihulls World team is on site to reveal the latest news. Stay tuned on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MultihullsWorldMag/ !Tue, 11 Sep 2018 11:55:10 +0200Tannahttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/tannahttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/tannaJust a few hundred miles north-east of New Caledonia, there is a wonderful little island, which never ceases to express its feelings through powerful, fiery rumblings. Mount Yasur volcano is at the origin of this perpetual activity on the authentic island of Tanna, in Vanuatu.Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:26:41 +0200 ‘Marins sans Frontières’, Serving the world’s sailors…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-marins-sans-frontieres-serving-the-world-s-sailorshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/-marins-sans-frontieres-serving-the-world-s-sailorsAll sailors know that lifeboat crews are our guardian angels… But the important thing is that they have the means and above all the boats to come to the aid of those who are in distress!Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:23:54 +0200The "Trophée des Multicoques" - The Revivalhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/the-trophee-des-multicoques-the-revivalhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/videos-catamaran-trimaran/the-trophee-des-multicoques-the-revivalRevival May 1980: there were 22 boats at the start of the Trophée des Multicoques. A first, which marked a real turning point in the story of ocean racing multihulls…Fri, 07 Sep 2018 17:14:33 +0200Hybridehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/hybridehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/hybrideVolvo Penta is currently in the middle of developing a whole hybrid range, so as to answer increasing demand from both leisure sailors and builders for this type of propulsion.Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:15:57 +0200Xquisite Yachtshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/xquisite-yachts-2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/xquisite-yachts-2We approved of the Xquisite X5 when we tested it, a little under two years ago now. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:11:05 +0200Caribbean Multihull Challengehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/caribbean-multihull-challengehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/caribbean-multihull-challengeMultihull racing enthusiasts, here’s something for you: a new race dedicated uniquely to our favorite boats is going to see the light of day in the delightful waters of the West Indies. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:07:27 +0200Semi-customhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/semi-customhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/semi-customNavis LR and the builder Luxury Sea have just reached an agreement to work together on the development of semi-custom projects on a basis in aluminum, and incorporating the latest technical innovations. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:00:54 +0200O Yachts Class 6https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/o-yachts-class-6-3https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/o-yachts-class-6-3The brand-new catamaran designed by O Yacht has just been launched at the yard, and has immediately shown impressive potential. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:54:24 +0200Batteries on the quayhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/batteries-on-the-quayhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/batteries-on-the-quayWe can only continue to sail and enjoy the most fantastic anchorages all over the world if we take care of them… fact! Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:49:09 +0200Itacatamaranshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/itacatamaranshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/itacatamaransThe brand-new Italian catamaran being offered by Itacatamarans has just been launched, and the first seatrials have just begun. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:38:22 +0200Fast, ecological transporthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/fast-ecological-transporthttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/fast-ecological-transportEvian One is a catamaran designed by A2V, which transports an up-market clientele for a hotel which is no less so, on Lake Geneva. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:34:49 +0200Monaco Marine https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/monaco-marine-2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/monaco-marine-27th yard for Monaco Marine at Seyne sur MerTue, 24 Jul 2018 10:31:11 +0200David against Goliathhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/david-against-goliathhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/david-against-goliathRaces between windsurfers and multihulls are nothing new.Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:23:27 +0200EVIDENCE https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/evidencehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/evidenceCertain major developments in the nautical world have often come from the world of superyachts. And the future could quickly show the innovative potential of these exceptional boats, with the ‘Oceanwings’ concept.Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:19:38 +0200Dismantledhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/dismantledhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/dismantledEt si vous aviez, à bord de votre grand cata, un catamaran de sport facilement démontable et transportable ? Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:14:21 +0200Euphorie 5 Back to the future!https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/euphorie-5-back-to-the-futurehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/euphorie-5-back-to-the-future1985: Philippe Jeantot created a company to develop the catamaran he would like to skipper himself, to set off on a voyage with his family. Privilege catamarans was created. In the 90s, the builder continued to innovate, by being one of the very first to offer a motor catamaran, the Euphorie 40,...Tue, 24 Jul 2018 10:04:22 +0200Catathaihttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/catathai-2https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/catathai-2Having arrived by sea aboard a 22-meter catamaran in 2002, Hervé Le Touzé created Catathai two years later, with Daruwan, who then became his wife. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:47:14 +0200Raku 32https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/raku-32https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/raku-32Raku is a catamaran which its designer, Tony Grainger, hopes will become the boat to break down the barriers between the cruiser and the (very) fast catamaran day boat. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:04:33 +0200An epic Bol d’Or…https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/an-epic-bol-d-or-3https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/an-epic-bol-d-or-3Every year the Bol d’Or, raced on Lake Geneva, puts on an incredible show. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:41:43 +0200GC32 Worldshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/gc32-worldshttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/gc32-worlds13 crews from 10 different countries got together on Lake Garda in Italy for the first GC32 World Championship. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:35:46 +0200Cruising on a Neel 45 Racinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/cruising-on-a-neel-45-racinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/postcards-catamaran-trimaran/cruising-on-a-neel-45-racingFor two years now, Pascal and Marie have been sailing on Kezeo - a Neel 45 Racing - in the USA and Caribbean area. And at every anchorage, the same adventure begins again…  Thu, 26 Jul 2018 12:30:33 +0200OWNERS MEETING https://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/owners-meetinghttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/news-catamaran-trimaran/owners-meetingFrom 17th to 20th May, no fewer than 26 Fountaine Pajot catamarans met up in Martinique, with the departure point being the unique setting of Le Marin’s marina. Tue, 24 Jul 2018 09:30:07 +0200Ocean suithttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/ocean-suithttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/ocean-suitOrange Marine, specialist in equipping the boat and the leisure sailor, is launching a new ocean sailing suit at a knock-out price, as the jacket and salopettes are being advertised at the price of 359.80 euros inc. tax. Your suit can even be personalized, thanks to embroidering of your logo or boat...Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:23:43 +0200Connectedhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/connectedhttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/connectedToday’s world is connected and there is no reason that this can't be the case for sailors and our boats... Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:22:13 +0200Rig-Sensehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/rig-sensehttps://www.multihulls-world.com/eng/equipment-catamaran-trimaran/rig-senseSpinlock have just presented their new Rig-Sense tension gauge, now suited to 5 to 8 mm rigging. The original Rig-Sense was only suited to 2 to 5 mm diameters. Mon, 23 Jul 2018 12:20:30 +0200