November/December Issue Preview: Legends Old and New
we explore the pioneering life of Robert Beebe, catamaran cruising, electrical parasites (yes, your boat has them), and more.
Warp Speed: Running The All-New Beneteau Swift Trawler 30
Beneteau launched the first Swift Trawler, a 34-footer, in 2010. Since then, with more than 350 boats built, the line has grown to include 44- and 50-foot models. And now the 30.
Eco Challenge: One Man’s Quest to Build an Eco-Friendly Passagemaker, Part I
Having the opportunity to imagine and oversee the building of my own ideal Inside Passage vessel has been exquisitely educational—initiating a chain of engaging design, building, voyaging, and teaching adventures.
ShopTalk: Interview With Cruiser, Filmmaker, Yacht Designer Tony Fleming
Tony Fleming has a lot to say about living a nautical life of adventure, and rightfully so. In the second part of his ShopTalk interview, get a closer look at what makes his film-making mind tick.
Nordhavn's Latest Coastal Pilot Nears Completion (VIDEO)
The construction of hull no. 1 of the latest addition to the Nordhavn fleet is almost finished and will be launched this spring.
Wild West Wizardry: The Coastal Craft 65 Concord Is A Star-Performer
As I sped across the flat-calm waters of Howe Sound, not far from Coastal Craft’s home port of British Columbia, I felt like I was drivin’ a big, broad-shouldered, bluewater-capable, all-aluminum motoryacht while kicked back in cushy comfort.
Horizon PC52 Maximizes the Cat’s Virtues, Minimizes the Vices
Horizon Power Catamarans would like all of you hardcore cruisers to set aside your preconceptions about multihull cruising boats for just a moment and consider a power cat for your next boat.
NTSB Releases Report On $10-Million Bäden Capsizing (VIDEO)
In May 2014 Bäden sank upon launch in Anacortes, Washington, exacerbating a spate of bad luck for CEO and general manager Andy McDonald, who had just returned to work after an extended illness.
MarineMax Orlando Plans School-supply Drive
MarineMax Orlando is conducting a school-supply drive for students in Florida’s Orange, Osceola, and Seminole counties. The drive will support A Gift For Teaching (AGFT) and Pencil Boy Express, which provide free school supplies to teachers and students.