Martin 16 by Mystere
The Martin 16 is a boat which is renowned worldwide. It can be sailed in all weather conditions by all age groups and experience levels. Whether you are sailing competitive or recreational, the spirit and ideology behind the Martin 16 was to improve tactical sailing.
In competition, there are 2 levels of Martin 16 sailors, some will begin at the Silver level and ascend up to the Gold level. The boat therefore allows all sailors to compete on the water-plane at equality.
The Martin 16 design combines stability, maneuverability, control and performance. The craft is ideal for sailing schools and training clubs while also being accessible by seniors and people with physical disabilities.
Its retractable keel renders it a very stable and easy to tow. In short, the philosophy behind the Martin 16 rests on simplicity and versatility.
A boat for training programs
The inherent stability of the Martin 16 combined with its simplicity of use allows for it to be the perfect choice for training programs. A rumble seat can welcome an instructor, a first aide person, a spouse, parent or family member. The boat is secure and will stay afloat even when completely flooded.
A boat which is accessible
The Martin 16 has characteristics which render navigation accessible to all physically impaired sailors. Stability, adjustable seats and specialized control systems make it a great choice for all sailor types. The Martin 16 also proposes optional automated steering, sail control and hull dry out systems. By integrating these commodities, the Martin 16 is the most accessible One-Design craft on the market.