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The Jeanneau Leader 46 has been nominated in the category “Best for Family”

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The Jeanneau Leader 46 has been nominated in the category “Best for Family”

The Jeanneau Leader 46 has been nominated in the category “Best for Family” among 7 other powerboats at the 2016 International Boat Show.

The jury is composed of 17 journalists from the marine press in Europe, all known for their expertise and experience in this field.

The awards ceremony will take place on the 23rd of November 2016, with a gala celebration at the Boat & Fun boat show in Berlin.

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100th Bali Catamaran Sold

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100th Bali Catamaran Sold

Dear all,

Yesterday, during Barcelona Boat show, we took the order of 100th BALI…

Congratulations to all the team, and many thanks to our customers who are sailing all other the world.

These 100 sold boats within 25 months are the reward to our innovation spirit, enhanced by two rewards “Boat of the Year” in Europa and United States (BALI 4.3 and BALI 4.0).

Meanwhile the Bali 4.5 have been twice award the “best boat of the year” in major boat shows

This development and this level of reward seem to be unique in the history of our nautical industry

Wish all beautiful sailing on our BALI Catamarans.

Olivier PONCIN

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SORC Round the Rock: 13 SUN FASTs at the start!

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It is with great pride that Jeanneau will be watching seven SUN FAST 3600s and six SUN FAST 3200s at the start of the SORC Round the Rock Race. Of the 46 boats enrolled, 13 are from the SUN FAST line!

The SORC Round the Rock Race is organised by the SOLO Offshore Racing Club: http://solofastnet.co.uk/.

It runs from Central Solent to Plymouth via the Fastnet Lighthouse. This race, which combines sailing the English Channel and the Celtic Sea, is particularly difficult to sail single-handed. The challenge is significant! The start date is announced for the 2nd of July.

At Jeanneau, we all wish them fair winds and calm seas!

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Our Bali 4.3 Catamaran has arrived!

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Our Bali 4.3 Catamaran has arrived!

A REVOLUTIONARY CRUISING CATAMARAN WITH UNIQUE INNOVATIONS

Innovation: a loft with a panoramic view over the sea
The BALI 4.3 is characterised by a having a single area cockpit/saloon, with a totally flush deck of 30m², entirely free of bulkheads, and accessed by a huge glass door which is entirely retractable on electric struts.  To go from “cosy” to “loft” mode in a flash, for your panoramic view over the sea…

Bali 4.3 Sydney 1

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2016 Jeanneau 54 Yacht – West Coast Debut

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2016 Jeanneau 54 Yacht – West Coast Debut at Strictly Sail Pacific this week!

JEANNEAU 54, DESIGNED FOR THE WAY YOU LIVE.
Every aspect of the Jeanneau 54 is all-new and designed to fit the way you live, like no other yacht in her class. Never before seen solutions are found throughout, from the clever VIP interior layout to the spacious living cockpit and the easy and discreet management of the tender and the innovative aft terrace. Every detail and function has been considered to enhance life aboard and the cruising experience.
Jeanneau54_0043-Gilles-MARTIN-RAGET-800

 

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Catamaran Dealers & Their Biases For Or Against Products

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Catamaran Dealers & Their Biases For Or Against Products

Bali 4.0 vs FP Lucia 40 Catamarans

By Catamaran Guru

After the Paris boat show, a Bali owner alerted me about a blog post by a Fountaine Pajot dealer criticizing the Bali 4.0. He was a little miffed and asked for our opinion. Ordinarily, I wouldn’t pay attention to these snipes, but the post was blatantly misleading and I felt compelled to respond. The dealer published predictably negative comments but in this case the dealer abandoned all reason and logic.

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