At 180 Marine we know how to find the right fit for your needs, customizing the best boats in the world until they are perfect for you. 180 Marine is an authorized dealer for Seawind catamarans and Corsair trimarans and Melges. We are the fastest growing Corsair trimaran and Seawind catamaran dealer in the United States, owned and operated by Richard Allen and Leslie Gabriel, long-time Corsair trimaran owners, racers, day sailors and adventure cruisers.

I want to thank you both for the time spent this past weekend commissioning my new 760R. I can’t tell you how valuable the experience was for me. I felt like a sponge attempting to absorb all the information Richard was imparting. Richard you are a natural teacher/leader—not sure how you remain calm in every situation—always coming up with a thoughtful plan and executing without a hitch. One of the greatest lessons of this weekend is watching how you react to unexpected and sudden events sometimes emergent – not too dissimilar to heart surgery—I wish I had more of your calm demeanor—something to emulate.
— Michael A

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Experience the Seawind 1260 in Saint Petersburg Florida.

Cruising World Judges Named the Seawind 1260 Best Cruising Catamaran Under 50 feet.

With performance that’s usually expected only in the realm of cats with daggerboards, comfortable living accommodations and fine finishing touches like triple lifelines on deck, the 1260 is the result of a number of good compromises.

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Experience the Corsair 760 in Colorado.

The Corsair 760 is incredibly easy to sail, even single-handed. Sometimes you choose to be sailing alone, and sometimes it just ends up that way with the crew asleep after a great summer’s day out on the water. All sail controls lead back to the cockpit. The Corsair 760 sails with almost zero heeling. It slips through the water with a minimum of fuss and gets you home quickly & safely.

Demos available in Colorado by appointment only. Contact

Oceanside, California on a Corsair 760 ahead of the Corsair 970!

Ask us about our Corsair trimaran sailing clinics.
Our instruction at 180 Marine is extremely comprehensive. We believe that the best way to learn how to sail is by actually sailing. And with a maximum of three sailors per boat, all sailors are certain to receive plenty of personal attention. Participants gain extensive hands-on experience, building the sailing skills and knowledge specifically for sailing a trimaran.
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Are you looking for expert advice on these semi-custom and highly personalized Corsair Trimarans?  Learn more >>

Experience the Corsair 970 at Canyon Lake, near Austin Texas! Call for more information 303.669.6210 ask for Ricard.


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We focus on our passion - multihulls. We work hard to find the right fit for your needs, or customize what's available until it's PERFECT for you. 180 Marine is the fastest growing Corsair Trimaran dealer and Seawind Catamaran dealer in the U.S., owned and operated by Richard Allen and Leslie Gabriel, long time Corsair Trimaran racers, day sailors and cruisers. Few know more than Richard Allen about Corsair Trimarans. Richard is U.S. Fleet Captain and Dealer for the Pulse 600, covering the Western United States. Most Corsair Trimarans and Seawind Catamarans are received and commissioned in Pensacola, Florida, Long Beach, California, Oceanside, California and Oakland, California, then professionally transported, or picked up by each customer for the final sailing destination. 180 Marine is networked, and can help with finding a used Corsair Trimaran when a new Corsair Trimaran just won’t work. We offer innovative and quality products that enhance your sailing experience on any Corsair Trimaran. For instance, many owners like the new Torqeedo…on their Corsair.

We find great people for great multihulls everyday.


Our team of multihull sailors, with thousands of off-shore sea miles, are ready to bring you their most valuable experience. We race competitively every chance we get. The San Diego NOODS, San Francisco Bay Corsair Nationals, and Pensacola Corsair Nationals are only a few examples of recent events. We handle all aspects of your boat purchase. Home base is Denver Colorado, where we can easily travel throughout the Western U.S.

We cruise for the adventure. Just ask about the time from New York to South America, or cruising in the British Virgin Islands. So use our resources to meet people, learn about the boats, go for a demo sail, explore ownership options, and more. We support customers throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada. 

We choose to remain ahead of the curve, creating and enhancing innovative client-first philosophies in everything we do.

Join Us On Our Journey!

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180 Marine is an Authorized dealer for Seawind catamarans, and Corsair trimarans

180 Marine is an Authorized dealer for Melges in Colorado

180 Marine is an Authorized dealer for Torqeedo electric motors

180 Marine is an Authorized dealer for Smyth, Doyle, and Ullman sails

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