In this episode of the Inspire and Learn Series, catamaran expert Joe Fox talks us through how to unfurl the jib / genoa on your Lagoon.
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In this blog we are going back to basics. Joe Fox talks us through how to lower the mainsail.
Here is how to hoist the mainsail on a Lagoon and similar catamarans. We walk you through what you need to do from leaving the dock to setting sail.
We go back to basics with this video on what to do before leaving the dock. Here is your boating pre-departure checklist.
Back by popular demand, Joe Fox demonstrates the two ways of Med Mooring using an anchor and a mooring block and lines.
In this episode, Joe teaches us how to approach and successfully and safely secure a catamaran to a mooring ball, as well as the bridle set up. We’ll demonstrate this as a solo sailor and also the communication involved in this between a helmsperson and crew member.
In this episode, John Gamlin from our exclusive service department VesselTec explains the simple steps for an engine inspection. John goes down into the engine bay and walks us through WOBBLES and what to do if you find something abnormal.
In this episode, John Gamlin from our exclusive service department VesselTec introduces engine maintenance by showing us what tools, spares, and cleaning equipment he recommends all owners should have on board at all times.
In this episode, we’re going to be looking at reefing and why you use your reefing lines, how the single line reefing on a Lagoon 42 is run and the processes involved with lowering the sail to reduce your sail area when the wind strength builds.
We are excited to share the latest Inspire and Learn Episode with you all, this one is a bit of a different “bonus” video where rigging specialist Dion Hart explain how they set up the rig, differences between catamarans and monohulls and the advantages of Lagoons new rig design.
For this episode, we had Sam Newton, Americas Cup and Sail GP pro sailor and owner of Rolly Tasker sails join us to give you tips on how to better trim your sails. Sam also walks us through how to tack and gybe with a normal sail set up and how to use the Code Zero.
In our third episode of the Inspire and Learn series The Multihull Group got rigging specialist Dion Hart to come and guide you through what to look out for in a regular rig check. Dion explains various important areas of your catamaran to inspect and some tips for going up the mast.
In our Docking Episode, Part 2 Joe Fox explains how to park your catamaran bow first and stern first.
This demonstration was done on the Lagoon 42 and is intended to give you confidence in your catamaran handling ability.
Catamaran Manoeuvring TipsIn our second episode of the Inspire and Learn Series, catamaran expert Joe Fox talks us through how to effectively leave a dock with and without a stern spring line. He also goes through a number of tips for manoeuvring a catamaran in confined spaces such as a marina....
In our first episode of the Inspire and Learn Series, catamaran expert Joe Fox talks us through the best technique for a safe and secure anchor, as well as how to set up a bridle.
We go through the step by step process and concentrate on the 6 main components of anchoring onboard the Lagoon 42.