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The Benefits of Trailing & Sailing Trimarans

I interviewed Stephen Walker from Ahoy Boats, which serves as the UK’s Astus & Magnum trimarans distributor, for the first Small Trimarans book. And in the years since I’ve spoken to him, it appears his promotion of small tris is stronger than ever.

Stephen is an avid sailor and wealth of specialized knowledge. It’s hard to be bored when listening to him talk about trimarans. (more…)

Magnum Trimaran Sailing, Rigging & Setup Videos

Steve Walker is the U.K. dealer for Magnum trimarans. My interview with him about the Magnum tris is featured in Small Trimarans.

Steve is an avid sailor and also seems to be a real “people-person.” In addition, Steve is a very good marketer because he understands that potential customers like to have LOTS of information about the sort of boat they’re interested in possibly purchasing. (more…)

A Take-Away From My Interview with the UK.’s Magnum Trimarans Guy

Steve Walker, of Ahoy-Boats.com in the U.K. generously gave me some of his time last year to discuss the Magnum Small Trimarans. These sailboats are made by VirusBoats in France.

These small trimarans serve as “day boats” for hundreds of sailors who either sail solo or play host to a small crew. And after my talk with Steve I’m even more intrigued by their functionality (in addition to their sleek look).

In this snip, I’d like to share a little bit about the big misconception Steve said a number of prospective buyers have about the Magnums. (My interview with Steve is a featured chapter in Small Trimarans: An Introduction).

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