Simonis Custom Catamaran 53
Quinton
Hoole
The Boat
Rig
Sloop
LOA
53.00
Draft
4.50
Beam
28.00
Sail Number
JMP21026
Nationality
Jamaica
Usual Boat Location
Safe Harbor Marina Emeryville, CA
Yacht Club(s)
PCYC
Hailing Port
Montego Bay, Jamaica
CF or Registration Number
JMP21026
Name of Owner or Charterer
Quinton Hoole

SV Could Be Worse is a capable and proven blue water cruising catamaran designed by Simonis-Voogd Design and custom built by Brent Gray Projects in South Africa. In 2001 She was delivered in 2001 in Cape Town. She has voyaged 40,000 miles from South Africa to Brazil, Southeast Caribbean, NW to Anguilla in Caribbean to the Azores to Portugal/Spain. Then to the Mediterranean as far east as Rome, Italy then north to Cinqueterre and west to the Balearics, Gibraltar, Canaries, Caribbean, Panama, Galapagos, French Polynesia, Samoa, Tonga, New Zealand, and the US via French Polynesia and Hawaii; thence via San Juan Islands of Washington, to Alaska and ultimately to San Francisco Bay, California, where she has been based since 2021.

Expected Crew Count
6
How Many Liferafts
1
Qualifying Sail Details

Not yet completed 04/18/2024.

Call Sign
6YUV8
Division Requested
Multihull
Family relations for Trophy
N/A
First Pac Cup
Yes