Best Boats 2012: Marblehead 22
Built in wood/epoxy by Samoset Boatworks in Maine, this little beauty is designed by Doug Zurn. Its big square-topped mainsail is set on a freestanding carbon spar and wishbone boom, which really sets it apart from the crowd. samosetboatworks.com
LOA: 22ft, 9in LWL: 18ft, 8in Beam: 6ft, 10in Draft: 3ft, 5.5in Displacement: 2300lbs. Sail area: 261sq. ft.