Built for sail or sale?

What do the phrases ‘cruiser racer’, ‘performance cruiser’ or ‘blue water cruiser’ actually mean anymore? Thirty years ago or thereabouts, sound cruising yachts won the big-name sailing events, the Sydney-Hobart, Fastnet and the Bermuda Race to name but three. Like the America’s Cup before them, these global races became the province of the wealthy. Tycoons […]