REVERSO AIR SMALL SAILBOAT

Easy sailing

Welcome to a freedom of sailing, without constraints, where everything is made easier, on the water, as well as on land, from boat assembly to transportation and storage.
Welcome to the future of sailing.
Small sailboat Reverso Air

Portable + Foldable

We put the user back at the center of the design and rethought every step of the assembly process.
So even when disassembled, the Reverso Air is ready faster than any other dinghy.

Fits in your car's trunk

The Reverso folds up in your car's trunk. It's folded in 180 seconds and fits in most SUV's, hatchback and family cars.

If you live not far from the sea or the river, you can just tow your Reverso behind your bike or e-bike and go sailing !
The Reverso Air adapts to your lifestyle and accompanies you on a weekend or freeride vacation by the lake or ocean.
Le dériveur démontable Reverso Air dans le coffre d'une voiture
Rangement et stockage du dériveur Reverso Air series Cobalt blue

Easy storing

No need to pay storage fees or wait for years for a parking spot.
Your boat is stored at home, ready for the next adventure.

Easy to sail

The Reverso Air is the first choice for a single/double handed sailing. It is ultra-light for solo handling and the the flush deck lets you spread your leg and offers a lot of space inside.

Kids feel safe and protected with the high freeboard and great stability of the Reverso Air.
Sharing the love of sailing with kids is a fantastic opportunity to build a family tradition, an opportunity to disconnect together and share emotions.
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Performance

Everything starts with the initial design
The Reverso Air's design responds to a strong ambition: to create the fastest compact sailboat in the world. It features the latest technologies (carbon, membrane...) with a durable construction. It is entirely made in France.

Better by design

The Reverso Air is a USA boat of the year winner.
It has been extensively tested and approved in the USA and Europe by journalists from Sail magazine, Skippers Magazine, voiles et voiliers, BOAT International.

Its powerful and sleek design is designed to glide along with maximum precision and control.

Advanced technologies from racing

Carbon, membrane, Dyneema®..
We integrate the best racing technologies for a lighter and more precise ride.

Sustainable construction

We build sailboats we are proud of for people we care about, in our factory located in Brittany, France.
They are made to last and are intended to cross generations.

We build them with a very strong sandwich composite with a honeycomb core. They are easy to repair by yourself or by a professionnal nearby.

Sustainability is part of performance. It guarantees the longevity of your investment.

Surfing & Planing on a Reverso

We come from Sailboat racing, civil aviation and naval architecture.
The Reverso Air clearly has this racing DNA

As soon as the wind picks up, the Reverso is a sled, gliding fast, flat and with great surfing skills on the slightest chop.
Discover the joy of steering a precise and responsive dinghy.

The speed record is 16.2 kts. Will you be ready to take the challenge?

Regattas & events

Reverso
in Switzerland

Find the Reverso Air small sailboat in Switzerland : in Geneva, Rolle, Zurich, Montreux...

Hyères
Every year in May

Come and join us in Hyères to race, meet other owners and participate in Reverso training sessions
More information to follow very soon on the next edition, from May 2 to 29, 2022.

Noirmoutier Challenge.
Every year in June

Every year, on the sandy beach, you can find the Reverso Noirmoutier challenge regatta

Tips for better small boat sailing

Sailing with children

Choosing the right lifejacket

What most people don't know about tacking

Breaking down the steps is essential. Most people try to tack, change sides and change the helm at the same time. Check out our article Tacking a small sailboat : what most people ignore

Safety: compulsory equipment for dinghies.

The list of mandatory equipment, and our explanations to decode it. Discover our complete guide
Security equipment for small sailboats - The checklist

Quick Q & A

Do you ship to the USA ?

We ship our sailboats worldwide.
For USA we work with american logistics company XPO
We already shipped to NY, Miami, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego... The transit time for east coast is usually 4-5 weeks.
We have faster shippings for west coast as we have some airfreight opportunities.
Shipping our small sailboats to California in their Strong box®

Shipping to Europe ?

We are based in France, and have a logistic platform in Nantes.
We ship anywhere in Europe in 5-7 days

Who are the Reverso sailors ?

The Reverso sailors are innovators from all around the world aiming for smarter sailing.

We have sailors aged from 7 to 74 who have varous profiles :

Beach house owners get a Reverso as a perfect addition for the sea/lake lifestyle with the lowest commitment. The can have a super modern and easy dinghy for family sailing or freeriding.

Urban sailors : young active people that wok in the city use their Reverso as a gateway to nature every weekend.

Outdoor sport people : climbers, cyclers, surfers fans that thought dreamt about sailing but couldn't have their own boat

Parents that want to share the love of sailing with their young kids.

Seasoned and avid sailors who want to spend less time on logistics and more time on the water

Can I join sailboat racing with a Reverso ?

Definitely an exciting part of the sport, the regattas are a social competitive and friendly events.

Even if you're quite new to the sport, we strongly recommend that you join an event. The proximity and advices of other sailors will definitely elevate your game and you'll learn a lot !

Single handed sailboat ?

Yes ! Single handed sailing requires a light boat for easy handling, and capsize recovery.
With a weight of 125 lbs 57 kgs , the Reverso hull is light to handle onshore and easy for solo sailing.

2 person sailboat ?

Absolutely ! Certified for crew weight up to 396 lbs (180 kgs), the Reverso Air is super cool a two-handed sailing dinghy. The flush deck let you spread your leg and offers a lot of space inside.

Coaching the kids ?

Rolling tacks, crew coordination... the Reverso Air is a performance dinghy that will keep the pace along your progression. It's the perfect platform to take your kids with you and then to let them learn advanced sailing skills and build confidence.

Who can sail a small sailboat ?

Almost anyone ! In 2021, small sailboat sailing is not anymore a tough and physical sport.
If you want to keep the ability to handle the boat single handed, you should take care of picking a light and versatile sailboat.

Kids can start early with their parents and then start sailing solo, under supervision.
We are stocked to see more people joining the sport, year after year on what is truly a life-changing experience.

Learning how to sail a small sailboat : the national Federation and the clubs

An excellent way to learn sailing is to join a club. if you are in the US, check the website of the US Sailing Federation, you will find all the clubs near your home.

You will be offered a variety of ways to learn small boat sailing: private lessons if your schedule is tight, or joining a group is a great way to learn.

You will be more assiduous and more motivated if you join a team, and the confrontation on the water is always good! It is quite possible to train in a club directly on your new Reverso Air.

You can also suggest to your partner or your children to be trained as well (it is often better to entrust the teaching to a professional, who will be more patient and will have the right teaching levers to progress in dinghy sailing). You will then be able to include Reverso and sailing as !