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The new 1600

With the first Seawind 1600 now being constructed and ready for an early 2017 completion we are looking forward to see her sailing the Mediterranean next summer. The first ordered 1600 is a 3 cabin owner’s version and will feature a modern European fitout.

The new owner, an ex Seawind 1000 owner and current Seawind 1250 owner (see brokerage listing for 1250 “Northstar” HERE) is looking for something a

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Alan Hunter Skippers Talisker to Victory

After a long week of competitive sailing Alan Hunter has skippered his Seawind 1160, Talisker to victory.  Talisker dominated the multihull cruising division of her first Hamilton Island Yacht Race closing out the week with a first place to “We had a great race to finish with today,” Hunter said, “we stayed ahead of the fleet on the upwind leg then popped our big square spinnaker for a great run

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Catamaran Cruising at Hamilton Island Yacht Race

For Australian sailing events you cant beat the annual Hamilton Island Yacht Race. With 17 boats racing in this years multihull cruising division, the week is bound to be a huge success among the sailors. The division is mainly made up of cruising catamaran ranging from 35-55ft.

Based on the latest updated from Top Yacht Software on 17/08/2015, Alan Hunter, skipper of Talisker, a Seawind 1160 is

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New Catamaran Design: 1190 Sport

With one pre ordered 1190 Sport already under construction, you can expect to see this 39 foot performance cruising catamaran sailing off the shores of New England as early as June next year. Building of the incredible strength and popularity of the 1160 range, this larger, lighter model has been designed as a true offshore cruising catamaran. With the addition of high aspect daggerboard and retractable rudder packaged with a

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New Catamaran Design: Seawind 1600

Designed by world renowned naval architects Reichel Pugh, this 52 foot catamaran is the perfect balance of cruising comfort and performance sailing. Using high end composite construction materials and techniques, the Seawind 1600 is pitched at the sailor who is looking for something a little extra. With simple sailing systems, twin helm controls and a large open cockpit area, this is a blue water cruising boat that sets the standard

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