Originally Posted by ronjonCDN
Can someone explain the pros and cons of a centre cockpit thanks for all your help in advance
Welcome, no such thing as a dumb question when it comes to cruising !
1. Nearer the action. Further from the following sea.
2. Usually has an aft cabin - which provides space for skipper + SO - while the crew/youngsters live forward.
1. Getting to aft components of steering and propulsion systems = difficult.
However, because boats have their own personalities and so many designs - asking the question will probably return a thousand answers for and against.