Dragonfly 28 “Touring”

The Danish designed and built trimaran combines comfortable cruising accommodations with exciting sailing performance (published fall 2017) In early June, we had the opportunity to cruise on a Dragonfly 28 “Touring” in Denmark’s “South Sea”. After a full week of sailing with the entire family over hundreds of miles, varied

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Outremer 51

(published September 2016-boat show preview) This will be the second year that the Outremer 51 will be on display at the fall shows and we include it here because it represents the new direction Outremer is taking with their designs. BWS has sailed the 51 offshore and can vouch for

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Havana to Miami

A lesson in navigation more than just the waters between the United States and Cuba  (published January 2015) The U.S. Customs official, bristling with guns and communications equipment, had just asked us if we were aware it was illegal for U.S. citizens to visit or do business in Cuba. I

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Alpha 42

A homegrown cruising cat proves that American innovation is alive and well and ready to go cruising  (published November 2014 MQ) They call it “re-shoring.” That’s a made up word that is supposed to describe the business of bringing manufacturing and jobs back to the shores of America from low

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Dragonfly 32

This elegant trimaran from Denmark combines innovative systems with a comfortable cruising interior  (published November MQ 2014) It is not every day I get to go sailing with Cam Lewis, who happens to be one of America’s if not the world’s most accomplished multihull sailors. He has sailed everywhere, raced

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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 November 2014) I met Corsair’s northeast U.S. dealer Bob Gleason (The Multihull Source) at his offices in Wareham, Mass. at the waterfront facilities of the Cape Cod

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