One design catamaran designed by VPLP for intense and fun sailing.
COD25, the Catamarans’ Champions…
This fleet of 8 one design 25′ catamarans (that means all are similar) have been built by Sailing One. For more than 10 years, they have been used for the Clairefontaine Trophy, an annual sailing race sponsored by Clairefontaine, where 8 skippers* battled for 3 days, from long distance treck to regattas.
Based in Lorient in South Brittany, these catamarans are available for match racing training, long distance treck around the Ponant Islands, corporate regattas, speed contests as well as trophy.
Number : 8 boats
Day charter : 4 persons + professionnal skipper
Total capacity of 32 crew mates at one time, plus 8 skippers
Architect : Van Peteghem / Lauriot-Prévost
Ship Yard : Sailing One
Lenght : 7.65m
Beam : 4.40m
Mast : 14.60m
Weight : 750kg
Sails area : 92m² downwind
Security : coastal
Delivery : 40′ Containers
Short distance : coastal sailing
Long distance : into pieces in containers delivered by lorry.
Watch the video Clairefontaine Trophy on YouTube…
Photo © Jean-Marie LIOT
- 72 skippers, of which 27 foreigners representing 10 countries, have sailed on our One Design Catamaran :
Loïck Peyron (height victories), Michel Desjoyeaux (four victories), Franck Cammas (three victories), Serge Madec (firest winner), Laurent Bourgnon (two victories), Alain Gautier, Dennis Conner, Ernesto Bertarelli et Ed Baird (America’s Cup winner), Jérémie Beyou, Yann Eliès, Fred Le Peutrec, Jean Le Cam, Roland Jourdain, Bernard Stamm, Charles Caudrelier, Pascal Bidégorry, Vincent Riou, Nicolas Troussel, Armel Le Cléac’h… and François Gabart, last winner in 2013.