I owned a 2001 Colgate 27, berthed in Santa Cruz, CA. Fun, light,
responsive! Sold her in 2017.
Here is the for sale ad page for posterity,
with many more photos.
Burying the rail (while reefed, even)!
Singlehanded reefing. The C26 steers itself quite well.
Punching through the waves, fun!
At the dock