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Old 03-10-2010, 17:00   #1
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Looking for Performance-Oriented Cat to Charter

I realize that performance and "charter cat" have diverged over the last decade or so, just curious if anyone has any recomendations for alternatives that might have a bit more sailing "fun". Destination is back to the Caribbean next spring.

I've bareboated many of the lagoons, FPs, etc in the 38-46' range over the last 15-20 years. Not sure if I should go for something perhaps a bit older but bigger to find some power and speed or what. There is a crewed Atlantic 57 out there that is quite quick, but it's a bit pricey and only handles 6 (we have 6 adults and 2 kids.) Would prefer a bareboat, but might consider a crewed version for the right price. There are some big older Tris out there, but not sure what kind of performance they have.

Thanks for any ideas.

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Old 03-10-2010, 17:57   #2
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I'd love to charter this

renting sailboat Martinique Antilles boat catamaran cruise regis guillemot charter
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Old 03-10-2010, 21:13   #3
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I'd suggest an Outremer. They do them out of Martinique and Guadaloupe.

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Dream Yacht Charters has a fleet of Catanas for bareboat in Tortola...check out http://www.dreamyachtcharter.com
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