Excess Catamarans

“Nothing Succeeds Like Excess” (Oscar Wilde)   Last fall at the Cannes boat show, the Beneteau Groupe, which is the world’s largest builder of recreational vessels, […]

Helm Stations

The importance of helm location on a cruising cat (Published Winter 2009) There are several discussion points nearly all serious catamaran buyers and owners eventually come […]


To Use and How to use, those are the questions (Published Winter 2009) Another mid-Atlantic dawn was still a few hours away as we raced from […]

Perry Prestige 57

An innovative cruising and motorsailing cat is born in Australia as a luxury escape machine for experienced sails with a big family. (Published Fall 2009) It’s […]

Modern Multihulls

New designs dazzle with innovations (Published Fall 2010) Multihull designers are an amazingly creative bunch, always looking to the future instead of clinging to the past. […]

Compact, Capable TomCat 9.7

The 32-foot TomCat 9.7 offers true seagoing capabilities plus great accommodations and fine sailing performance in an affordable package (Published Spring 2010) The Canadian-built TomCat 9.7 […]

Seawind 1250 Launched

The new cruising cat from Australia’s premier multihull builder makes a real splash at the Seawind Regatta (Published Winter 2010) Australia’sleading production yacht company, Seawind Catamarans, […]