Broke Sailor sent in this beautiful sunset taken in Portsmouth, Dominica from the cockpit of his Pacific Seacraft 37.
Over the past two years, Lagoon Catamarans has been rolling out new designs that have truly revolutionized their line. ...On February 15, 2019 / By Sandy Parks
“Quite simply, the Hylas H48 is 2019’s Best Full-Size Cruiser Under 48 Feet.” Says “Boat of the Year” judges.
“As a long-range voyaging vessel, the judges found it irresistible…the stainless work is just incredible…you could sail by yourself without any problem. Impressive,”
The new H48 boasts wide, clean decks, ease of handling, deck-saloon windows for optimum light and visibility, and a classic, spacious center cockpit. Available in 3-cabin, 2-heads or luxurious twin stateroom layout. “Yes, it’s more expensive than the other boats in this class. But there’s real value there too. It’s solidly put together. It’s a very elegant-looking boat. For a couple who want and can afford this style of bluewater cruiser, it’s a sweet ride.”
The Hylas H48 will be on display at the Miami Boat Show Feb 14-18 2019
Don’t capitalize it and don’t pronounce it like the footwear. It’s “boot” and it simply means “boat” in German. ...On February 15, 2019 / By Sandy Parks
Two adults and a minor were rescued by the Coast Guard on Sunday after their 30-foot sailboat capsized about 10 miles west of Torrey Pines, Coast Guard officials ...On February 15, 2019 / By Sandy Parks
Make life easier for your crew by converting your boat’s winches to electric. Every Harken® winch made after 1999 was designed to be converted. It’s easy to make the shift by using a Harken conversion kit that includes a winch shaft, motor and gearbox, circuit breaker, switches, and dual-function control box. Also included is a disconnect rod that allows you to use the winch manually. Winch motors can be mounted horizontally or vertically belowdeck. Don’t have Harken winches? Harken makes a line of powerful electric winches that operate in manual mode for racing. Click here to watch a winch conversion.
The Jackline Insurance Program by Gowrie Group and IMIS provides cruisers with the insurance protection needed to roam freely and navigate the globe. Customized insurance solutions developed for you by marine insurance experts who understand the cruising lifestyle. Broad coverages available such as: world-wide navigation, approval for living aboard with a crew of two, personal property coverage, mechanical breakdown, ice damage, pollution liability, reef damage liability, loss of use, approval of older yachts, international health insurance, personal liability ashore, and more. The program is managed by IMIS and Gowrie Group, and endorsed by Seven Seas Cruising Association. www.gowrie.com/jackline, email@example.com, 800.541.4647.
Xquisite Yachts will be at the Miami show starting today. This video will whet your appetite to see the boat in person, or if you can’t make it to Miami, this video is a great introduction to the boat.
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