Catamaran Sail Boat

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What is a catamaran sail boat?

Catamaran Sail Boat

An invention of the South Pacific, the catamaran sail boat is considered a multi-hull boat, meaning it has more than one hull. The catamaran sail boats of today typically feature the following:

  1. Great speed-Many catamaran sail boats can travel as fast as thirty knots.
  2. Virtually unsinkable-Catamaran sail boats that are properly equipped with flotation material are considered virtually unsinkable, although they can capsize in extremely high winds.
The following are some of the most popular catamaran sail boats:

  1. Hobie Cats
  2. Prindles
  3. A-Class
  4. Formula Class
  5. Dart 15
  6. Dart 18



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