Cruising World Judges named the Excess 12 the Best Midsize Cruising Catamaran for 2020.

By Herb McCormick

Excess 12
The Excess 12, a no-compromise ­performance cruiser, won over the judging panel.Jon Whittle

Excess. Or does it? That was the primary question to be answered when determining the top boat among this trio of nominees in the Midsize Cruising Catamaran division. The Excess 12 was the first highly anticipated model to debut in the United States from a new brand recently created by the French boatbuilding giant Groupe Beneteau. 

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