Crunching the Numbers

Cruising World's 2006 Boat of the Year Awards were all about the tallies: 42 entrants, 26 nominees, seven class winners, four days of dockside inspections, four days of sea trials, 30-knot gusts, a handful of spinouts, one flying hull, and when all was said and done, a pair of overall winners--the Morris 42 as Domestic Cruising Boat of the Year, and the Hallberg-Rassy 62 as the Import Cruising Boat of the Year