Originally Posted by Seaduction
OK, that's funny. How does a haystack sail to windward?
A haystack can not sail to windward......I think that was his point.
There are better and worse sailing Island Packet models. The IP 27 is not one of the better sailing models.
As for Advocate 77's long term boat buying goals for South Florida, there are a bunch of choices out there, but the IP 27 would be very low on my list of recommendations, but it would still might be on the list.