The CAL 36 was designed as a fast ,blue water cruiser/ racer, able to qualify for all the ocean races of the time. These boats rarely become available, have a reputation for ease of handling and were built to last.
When I visited this version I was struck by the often heard phrase, 'they don't build them like they used to'. This boat gives that impression of a generously laid up hull, with neat woodwork throughout the interior. The cockpit is spacious and deep and moving forward was effortless to access the foredeck and anchor locker. There are plenty of halyard winches at the mast, whi... read more