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post #30 of Old 02-25-2014
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Re: How do you feel about catamarans?

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I really think they will overtake monohulls in popularity in the next 20 years.
In the past many monohull sailors switched to powerboats as the "matured." (I refuse to age.)

I have a sense that some may switch to cats rather than powerboats.

My heart is still with monohulls, but there seems to be a growing market for cats and a cat instruction, so ....

I have taught on both sail cats and power cats. I love the room and the twin engines on a cat, but I prefer the feel of a monohull. Maybe I will get more of feel for the cat.

The company for whom I do most of my instruction is a cat dealer as well and they want me to get the instructor certification.

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