The charter company commissioned this good-looking cat from South African company Robertson & Caine. Designed by Morelli & Melvin, the boat should sail nicely as well as providing plenty of room for both charter parties and family cruisers. It’s a galley-up design, geared towards outdoor living, and offer all the usual catamaran advantages – plenty of lounging space, a level ride, and two-hull accommodation for privacy. LOA 37ft 5in, LWL 36ft, beam 19ft 10in, draft 3ft 7in, displacement 18,350 lbs., sail area 1,012 sq. ft, design Morelli & Melvin, builder Robertson and Caine. Sunsail USA: 888 350 3568.
The Volvo Returns to the Southern Ocean
Since the Volvo Ocean Race’s inception, the Southern Ocean has made it what it is. And no part of the race says “Southern Ocean” like Leg 7 from Auckland, New Zealand, to Itajaí, Brazil. The 7,600-mile leg, which starts this Sunday, is not only the longest of the event, but far ...read more