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the world of Phantom
Welcome to the world of Phantom, where
the finest foiling boat design merges with
our passion for innovation, art and style.
Phantom International is the pionneer of
foiling beach catamarans. We have been
designing and testing foiling cats for the
last six years and all we do is foiling cats!
More than a trademark, foiling is our speciality.
Our ambition is to remain at the pinnacle
of racing catamarans design while giving
better access to foiling.
Our range are two one-design 18’ foiling cats:
The Flying Phantom ESSENTIEL >>>
our design team has new ideas in mind
to make you fly above the water in style ... Stand-by
Alex Udin – the founder of Phantom International
2009 – Launch of the F18 pro team with Olivier Backes & Arnaud Jarlegan sailing
on a Capricorn powered by SAIL INNOVATION sails
2010 – Olivier & Arnaud are crowned F18 world champion on a Wild Cat powered by SAIL INNOVATION Sails
2011 – Launch of the Phantom project. We decided to develop a brand new 18’ in close collaboration with
the sailing team in order to design a fully foiling cat. An F18 version is developed in parallel to test the hulls
in different configuration.
2012 – First trials of generation 1 of ‘S’ shape daggerboards and ‘L’ shape rudders.
2013 – Olivier Backes & Matthieu Vandame are crowned F18 world champion on the F18 Phantom
Start of the collaboration with Groupama Sailing Team and Franck Cammas. First flight with ‘L’ shape daggerboards.
Launch of the pre-production Flying Phantom with ‘L’ shape daggerboards and ‘T’ shape rudders.
2014 – The first production One Design foiling boats hit the water
2015 – The Flying Phantom Series are created
2016 – 100 Flying Phantom have been sold around the world
Record entries in the FP Series, with 23 boats.
2017 – Foiling is everywhere and everyone wants to go foiling.
Phantom International launches a more accessible, freeride version of one-design 18’ foiling catamaran:
The Flying Phantom ESSENTIEL.
The original racing Flying Phantom is renamed Flying Phantom ELITE
The Flying Phantom Series are now part of the world renowned Extreme Sailing Series.
GET IN TOUCH WITH US:
40 rue des Frères Boussac
35800 DINARD – FRANCE
Tel: +33 2 99 56 06 53
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