Beneteau’s latest new yacht, the Oceanis 60, received the 2015 NMMA Consumer Choice Award for Best Monohull Over 30 ft. at the Strictly Sail Miami boat show.Thanks to all who came to see her and voted for Beneteau’s new flagship!At the show, Beneteau also announced a new partnership with SailTime to bring Beneteau sailboats to SailTime North American fleets.
As Technical Director for Neil Pryde Sails, Bob Pattison oversees the design, engineering and creative work involved in producing sails for all Beneteau yachts in the Americas.He will be speaking at the upcoming Sail Seminar Weekend, organized by Beneteau dealer Prestige Yacht Sales in Connecticut.
Beneteau set out to impress at the Miami boat show with a fleet of 8 power yachts, including the all-new Monte Carlo 5S, whose flybridge version was awarded European Powerboat of the Year in 2014.The stylish MC 5S express cruiser was designed for the most discerning boat owner. From her magnificent interior to the private lounge roof-extension, none of her luxurious details were left to chance.
Over 360 registered short-handed sailors signed up for the 2015 edition of the Single Handed Sailing Society’s annual mid-winter classic, the 3 Bridge Fiasco.Dirk Husselmen’s BeneteauFirst 30JK, TIJD,won the hotly contested SH PHRF 108 and under division.
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