i am currently looking for a cartoppable boat under 14-16 feet, such as one of the escapes. a dinghy would be plausible, but i was hoping for something with a little bit more performance/flexibility. as i am looking in the $2000 or less range, a used boat is a definite possibility. the boat will be sailed by 2-3 people at a time, including an 11 year old. i have sailed at a couple of clubs around massachusetts, and am a competent sailor who feels comfortable sailing solo or with crew. i just don''t know what boat would work best, and all i have seen so far are escapes, plus a few dinghies like walker bays and zumas. could you give me some advice towards a suitable buy? thanks for your time/help.