Life Under Sail: Catamarans Could Prove Vital in Challenge to Boost Sailing Market

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Life Under Sail: Catamarans Could Prove Vital in Challenge to Boost Sailing Market

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4 DECEMBER 2019 BY MIRANDA BLAZEBY

The Life Under Sail summit took place on November 13 at the Yacht Club de Monaco

Sailing catamarans could be key in the challenge to attract motor yacht owners into the sailing yacht market, a panel of industry figures has said.

Speaking at BOAT International’s inaugural Life Under Sail summit at the Yacht Club de Monaco, sailing yacht designers discussed how design could encourage more people into the sport.

Figures from BOAT’s 2020 Global Order Book show there are currently nine motor yachts to every one sailing yacht while sailing yacht projects account for just 6.9% of the overall Global Order Book.

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Michael James has been with Murray Yacht Sales since 1995 and is in the the New Orleans office.

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