Corsair Cruze 970

This rocket, pocket cruiser adds a touch of comfort to a design that will blow the doors off most other 32 footers (Published Fall 2014) I […]

Catamaran Depreciation

The ins and outs (and ups and downs) of used cat values. (Published Winter 2013) We all know that boats, unlike real estate, tend to depreciate. […]

Simply Green

Sailing dead downwind across the Atlantic from the Cape Verdes to St. Lucia in light air was the true test of the “green” energy systems on […]

Cat Dancing 101

   The basics of maneuvering a catamaran (Published Spring 2016)   Catamarans have become “a thing.” Once a staple of sailing charter vacations, cats today are […]

Best Seat in the House

A critical look at various steering positions on cruising catamarans, their advantages and disadvantages (Published Winter 2016) The cruising catamaran has come a long way from […]

Speed and Comfort in a Cat

(Published Fall 2016) Whenever a catamaran wins an event, the skipper always boasts of his maximum speed …..15…20… knots….maybe more. That’s impressive, of course, but I […]