Simplicity boats is about sharing information that helps people expereience the fun of boat building for the least investment of time, skills, or materials.. Authorised bruce roberts international yacht design web site operated by bruce roberts-goodson the designer, boat plans, boat designs and kits for sailboats, powerboats for building in steel, fiberglass or wood epoxy, power cats. My wife and i have cruised our endeavour 43 for the lat 17 years from the atlantic, sth america to australia where she now is. the boat does not get pushed about (as in your article) as she lifts to all seas and flows off the wind with a pleasant motion. and i recall easily winning in 20 miles bash to windward against 4 other cruising boats of similar size.(to their amazement) ours is 41,000.