Go Cat Sailing

Catamaran sailors may be relatively small in number, but have huge enthusiasm for their branch of the sport, thanks to breath-taking speed, an amazing selection of events and an enviable spirit of camaraderie. We look at how to get started in multihulls.

1 How are 'cats' different?

There are two key reasons behind the high speed potential of multihulls

2 Learning in multihulls

Smaller boats can be righted from an inverted position reasonably easily by a competent crew

3 The next stage

Improving your boat handling techniques and building wind awareness