Features March 2013 Issue

Portable Chairs for Sitting Under Sail

Testers compare six folding seats with padded backrests.

In our search for stowable, seaworthy seating, we rounded up six padded chairs with self-supporting backrests and compared them to the reigning favorite, the Paradise Sport-a-Seat. The chairs have weatherproof covers and multiple reclining settings with self-supporting, padded backrests. The test field was: the Paradise Sport-a-Seat; Picnic Time’s Oniva and Ventura designs; G2 Products’ ComfortSeat; and retail giant West Marine’s Go-Anywhere Seat 2 and High-back Go-Anywhere Seat 2.

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