This Catalina 30 is a sailor's boat through and through and has a lot of upgrades to make it perform no matter what you ask of it. It starts with the design of the Catalina 30. The high-aspect ratio of the keel provides greater righting motion. Additionally, high aspect ratio keels are easier to turn quickly as well as sail close hauled. And, this Catalina 30 has a lead keel with stainless steel bolts (see pictures), which both indicate the quality of this boat. With a waterline length of 25', the Catalina's displacement of 10,200 lbs is slightly above average for modern cruiser-race...