Morrelli & Melvin | Multihull Design - Engineering - Brokerage Morrelli & Melvin Yacht Brokerage - Specializing in Sail & Power Multihull

Morrelli & Melvin's design and engineering expertise is evidenced by nearly 30 years of sailing records achieved by their designs as well as Boat of the Year and other industry awards. 

2012 M&M designed Nacra 17 voted by the ISAF to be the next Olympic multihull for 2016.
2012 Leopard 44 named Cruising World Magazines 2012 Best Cruising Multihull of the year.
2012 Leopard 44 named SAIL Magazine's 2012 Best Cruising Multihull.

2011 Morrelli & Melvin named "Yacht Designers of the Year 2011" by Asia Boating

2010 Leopard 38 wins Cruising World 2010 Boat of the Year in two categories Best Multihull Cruiser of the Year and Best Import Boat of the Year
2010 Leopard 38 / Sunsail 384 named SAIL Magazines 2010 Best Boat" Cruising Multihull Category

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2009 Harborwing Technologies 1st place Security Network’s 6th annual Security Summit for the most innovative and timely product in the Communications, Disaster Preparedness and Maritime category
2008
 
2008 F18 World Champions. 1st, 2nd , 5th, 7th, 9th places overall in Nigran, Spain
2007
 
Stars and Stripes Wins Key West - Sailors, Steve and Scott Liebel and their crew set a record of 8 hours 31 min 4 sec
2007
 
Morrelli & Melvin A3 A-Class Catamaran takes 2nd and 3rd at 2007 Worlds in Florida
 

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2006
Sailing World Magazine Best Multihull Award won by M&M designed "Reynolds 33" catamaran
2005
National Marine Manufacturer's Association (NMMA) presents their Innovation Award to M&M designed "Moorings 4000" cruising catamaran.
2005
Sailing World Magazine Best Performance Boat award won by M&M designed and built "A2" A class catamaran.
2005
Ensenada Race multihull division won by M&M designed "Reynolds 33" catamaran
2005
Cruising World Magazine Best Imported Cruising Boat and Best Multihull Under 40' award won by M&M designed "Moorings 4000" cruising catamaran
2005
A Class Catamaran World Championship won by M&M "A2" design. Pete Melvin was the skipper. Built by Gino Morrelli at MM R&D and Performance Catamarans
2005
A Class Catamaran North American Championship won by M&M designed and built A2 A Class catamaran. Pete Melvin was the skipper. Built by Gino Morrelli at MM R&D and Performance Catamarans

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2004
Round The World Sailing Record (non-stop) set by 125' M&M designed racing catamaran Cheyenne (ex PlayStation) in 58 days 9 hours 32 mins 45 secs, Daggerboard built by MM R&D
2004
National Marine Manufacturer's Association (NMMA) presents their Innovation Award to M&M designed "Windsor Craft 240."
2004
Cruising World Magazine Most Innovative Award won by M&M designed "Gunboat 62" high performance cruising catamaran.
2004
Boating World Magazine presents their Boat Of The Month Award to M&M designed "Windsor Craft 240"
2004
A Class Catamaran North American Championship won by M&M designed "A2". Pete Melvin was the skipper. Built by Gino Morrelli at MM R&D

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2003
PlayStation sets a new East-West Transatlantic Record (Cadiz, Spain to San Salvador, Bahamas) in 9 days, 13 hours, 31 minutes. Pete Melvin was part of the crew
2003
Genmar Holdings, Inc. presents their coveted President's Award to M&M for the design of their new Windsor Craft 240
2002
PlayStation sets new Round British Isles (RBI) Record. Gino Morrelli was part of the crew
2002
PlayStation sets new Plymouth to La Rochelle Record
2002
PlayStation sets new Cowes - Fastnet - Plymouth Record

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2001
Transatlantic Record (W-E) smashed by M&M designed PlayStation in 4 days 17 hrs and 28 minutes. Gino Morrelli was part of the crew
2001
PRIX DE L'ARCHITECTURE NAVALE Award presented to Gino Morrelli and Pete Melvin as the designers of the current Transatlantic (New York - Lizard, England) record holding yacht (PlayStation)
2001
PlayStation sets new Round Isle Of Wight Record
2001
PlayStation sets new Outright 24 Hour Distance Record of 687.17 nautical miles during Transatlantic record. Gino Morrelli is part of crew
2001
PlayStation sets new Miami to New York Record. Pete Melvin is part of the crew.
2001
125' Maxi Catamaran PlayStation sets Cowes (UK) to St Malo (Fr) Record of 6 hours, 21 minutes, 44 seconds

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2000
PlayStation sets new Newport, Rhode Island to Bermuda Record Gino Morrelli is part of crew.
2000
Marine News Magazine Best 10 Boats Award given to M&M designed "Maui Magic" excursion power catamaran.
1999
105' Maxi Catamaran "PlayStation" sets new Outright 24 hour Distance Record of 580.23 nautical miles. Gino Morrelli is part of crew.
1998 2000 2001 2003
A Class Catamaran North American Championship won by M&M "Waterat" design
1998
Stars & Stripes 60' cat , owned by Steve Fossett, Newport-Ensenda Record 6 hours, 46 minutes, 32 seconds, Gino Morrelli is part of crew
1998
Stars & Stripes 60' cat , owned by Steve Fossett, Chicago - Mackinac Record 18 hours, 50 minutes, 32 seconds
1998
M&M designed 105' Maxi Catamaran "PlayStation" launched. World's Largest and Fastest Racing Catamaran built to date
1998
International 18 Formula European Championship won by M&M designed NACRA Inter 18. At the time, the Europeans regatta was the highest ranked regatta in the world. Since 2000, the class has had a ISAF recognized World Championship regatta

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1997
Stars & Stripes 60' cat , owned by Steve Fossett, Swiftsure Race Record, 14 hours, 35 minutes, 29 minutes, Gino Morrelli is part of crew
1997
A Class Catamaran World Championship won by M&M "Waterat" design. Pete Melvin was skipper
1996
Bol D'or regatta on Lake Geneva, Switzerland won by M&M designed radical 41' carbon fiber racing trimaran "Alinghi" owned by Ernesto Bertarelli of Americas Cup fame
1994
National Marine Manufacturer's Association Innovation Award presented to M&M designed "Hobie Wave" catamaran.
1992
2000
Formula 20 European Championships won by M&M designed "Ventilo 20" design
1991
Little America's Cup Challenger series won by M&M designed "Freedom's Wing" C Class catamaran. M&M also helped build Freedom's Wing and Pete Melvin was the skipper. This was M&M's first project together.
1990
1991
1995
Bol D'or regatta on Lake Geneva, Switzerland won by M&M designed radical 41' carbon fiber racing trimaran "Happycalopse" built by Gino Morrelli and RD Boatworks

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1989
ProSail Championship won by Morrelli Designed ProSail 40 Formula 40 catamaran
1989
"Yanmar Endeavor" powered trimaran. First outboard powered boat to travel non-stop from San Fransisco to Hawaii and then from Hawaii to Sydney, Australia. built by Gino Morrelli and RD Boatworks
1988
ProSail Championship won by Morrelli Designed ProSail 40 Formula 40 catamaran
1988
America's Cup Winning Catamaran "Stars and Stripes" Gino Morrelli co-designer, built by Gino Morrelli , RD Boatworks, Scaled Composites

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1986
Formula 40 World Championship, US144 Smyth Team, winning design by Gino Morrelli and built by Gino Morrelli and RD Boatworks. Gino Morrelli is part of crew
1984
Region de Picardie 60' cat, Designed and built by Gino Morrelli, 1st Mille Mille de Deauville 1984, Gino Morrelli is part of crew
1984
48ft White Knuckler/Wind Warrior cat, Designed and built by Gino Morrelli - Transpac 1987 1st Place Gino Morrelli is part of crew.
1977
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1980
Climax 18 sq cat West Coast Champion, 12 versions designed

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