02 97 47 87 68 contact@trimaran-tricat.comFrance, 56890 Plescop, 3 rue René Descartes

TRICAT shipyard

Antoine Houdet, TRICAT shipyard manager, has a background in offshore racing and sport and open-class monohull and multihull racing and has sailed more than 50,000 nautical miles.

This experience has made him extremely demanding both in terms of performance and efficiency. These are simple, sensitive and very safe boats, both for solo sailing and family cruising.

All TRICAT trimarans are designed and built from A to Z at our shipyard in Brittany, France.

When you buy a TRICAT, you benefit from our philosophy and the special relationship we forge with our customers over time. You also enjoy excellent customer service at all times, which allows us to improve your TRICAT trimaran.



When it comes to trimarans, TRICAT is know for :

  • Being the oldest French trimaran builder
  • More than 140 boats built to date
  • A full range of portable and folding trimarans from 20 to 30 feet



A boat unanimously

recognized as THE GOLD


Thanks to our customer focus, all our trimarans are economical, comfortable and high-performance !

Renowned for quality construction & equipement

Vacuum infusion process used since the beginning (2003)
Boat selected by the French magazine

Voiles&Voiliers for their 2011-2013

“Sail arround the isalands” feature:

  • 250 pages of publications
  • Over 3500 nautical miles in 2 years


Continuous development through prototyping

Bio-based composite Tricat 23,5

GWALAZ project “Lost in the Swell”)


Racing prototype (since 1998)


  • TRICAT 22 Xtreme :

35ème/525 in the Bol d’Or MIRABAUD 2014


Personalized support services

•  Assistance                               •  Getting started                                   •  Financing

A vibrant owner community

Media coverage

Boating press :

Numerous comparative / individual tests have been conducted on all boat models.

National media :

26-minute segment on French television channel FR 3 on the GWALAZ project : bio-based composites.