Even if one never competes in an offshore sailing race like the Pac Cup, the Mackinac, or the Vendée Globe or a local race like the Vineyard Cup or the Anacortes Race Week, sailors by and large appreciate speed.  Today’s sailor wants a fast sailboat.  Makes sense. We at Green Yachts appreciate fast sailboat designs for three reasons:

  1. It increases the percent of time on the water a sailor can sail and not use auxiliary power
  2. Faster sailboat designs allow electric propulsion systems to have greater range
  3. Sailing is more fun in a faster sailboat!

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