Cruising Story – 22 Days Solo from Galapagos (Part 1)

Rich and Karen together have cruised their Seawind 1160 all around the world.  We now join them for a particular adventure, of the kind that rarely get enough attention – sailing solo. Aboard his Seawind 1160, Rich made a solo crossing from the famed Panama Canal to the Galapagos Islands, and then to the Marquises Read more about Cruising Story – 22 Days Solo from Galapagos (Part 1)[…]


A sense of belonging

Twenty years ago, almost to the day, a bunch of Seawind owners got together to test their sailing prowess and race their cruising catamarans around the iconic Pittwater, just north of Sydney Harbour. Gathering at the Basin campground afterwards, tales were told over beers and a barbecue and friendships were born. The concept caught on, Read more about A sense of belonging[…]


Seawind Pittwater Regatta 2019

The Seawind Pittwater Regatta served up a weekend of fun filled activities and diverse experiences, making it one of the most enjoyable weekends in the regatta’s history that has spanned over 21 years. Hosted by Seawind distributors Multihull Central on the 25th and 26th of October, the fleet of Seawind owners and their crew members Read more about Seawind Pittwater Regatta 2019[…]


Catamaran Cruising in the Med this Summer

Summer is always the best season to enjoy as many on-water activities as possible and give yourself a break from all the stress at work.  Instead, spend quality time with your beloved partner and family. That’s why sailing 1-2 weeks is a perfect plan.  Have you thought about where you are going to spend this summer Read more about Catamaran Cruising in the Med this Summer[…]

A week with Seawind 1160 at Whitsundays

Free range sailing is a YouTube channel belonging to a couple – Troy and Pascale. The channel helps share their passion and love for fishing, travel and adventure by cruising around Australia. One day, Pascale decides it’s time to get her family experience what she’s been enjoyed for a few years, so she chartered a Read more about A week with Seawind 1160 at Whitsundays[…]


Cruising France to Greece on the Seawind 1600 catamaran

Cruising on the Seawind 1600 offshore cruising catamaran NORTHSTAR… Andrew and Nhi were kind enough to display their Seawind 1600 Northstar at the International Multihull Show at La Grande Motte earlier this year.  Then, starting from the show location in the South of France, they began a Summer-long cruise to Cyprus via Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, Read more about Cruising France to Greece on the Seawind 1600 catamaran[…]


Sailing in South East Asia – Part 2

Asian Monsoon Season… When is the best time to start your trip? From Vietnam & south, the temperature is of little concern with year round averages of 28-30 degrees C but certainly the cyclone season needs to be factored in when planning your trip. Typically in line with the southern hemisphere summer from Oct through Read more about Sailing in South East Asia – Part 2[…]


Sailing in South East Asia – Part 1

Sailing in South East Asia Perhaps you are considering collecting your new boat from the Seawind factory in Vietnam or simply have another opportunity to sail with others in South East Asia, the undeniable development of the Asian economy means that sailing in the region is changing for the better, with cruising permits becoming more Read more about Sailing in South East Asia – Part 1[…]

Cruising with Skypond

We’re in Rain Rain Rainville.  We’re supposedly in a rain shadow, but I’m not convinced. Despite all that, it’s been a great winter in Port Townsend, living aboard Sky Pond in the Point Hudson Marina, meeting all the people in this small town, spending time in the coffee shops, bars and art galleries. We’ve taken advantage Read more about Cruising with Skypond[…]

The New Seawind 1260 Arrives in the USA and Makes a Fast Start

The first new Seawind 1260 to arrive in the USA enjoyed a warm reception a this year’s Miami Boat Show which concluded last week.  And after making her debut at the show, SAIL Magazine was on hand to test the boat in the days followings.  Here’s a report on the launch and some words form SAIL… The Read more about The New Seawind 1260 Arrives in the USA and Makes a Fast Start[…]

Seawind 1600 #1 Delivery Report

When a slot opened up on the delivery trip of the new Seawind 1600 Northstar, I leapt at the opportunity.    The journey would take the 1600 south from Vietnam, across the South China Sea to Singapore, a good 600 nautical mile journey.  This would be a fantastic chance to give this impressive new design a Read more about Seawind 1600 #1 Delivery Report[…]