What a fantastic year 2016!

23 Dec 10:18

January

Extraordinary presentation at BOOT Düsseldorf - the one and only sailboat presented in its real element! For the first time, the lates development of an engine lifting system has been presented to the public.

February/March

Production running for spring time at Delphia Yachts Kot in Olecko and some private training for the ISAF survival course

April

The first boats being delivered, here flying into lake Geneva

May

ORC European Sport Boat Chamiponships in Chioggia, Italy with the brand new Serafina III!

June

Customer Coaching at lake Geneva, hosted by Société Nautique du Léman and coached by Etienne David

And the famous Bol d'Or just after the coaching

Yes, June was busy! Just after coaching and Bol d'Or from Geneva to Baltic Sea about 2000km with the trailer. Lucky me, a little scratch at the trailer did not stop the trip to go for the comparison test of YACHT, the German magazin. They tested the boats from the previous Hanseboot which gathered on the "fun boat island" or the "Spasskisteninsel"

July

Translémanique en solitaire - from Geneva to Lutry and back a single handed race

Translémanique en solitaire

August

Pick up of the first CRUISE version in the Masurian area in Poland with a visit to beautiful Gdansk. Long drive back home after 10 days summer holidays and work in Poland

September

Three weeks intensive test sailing with press and customers to impove the set up of the cruise and to compare her to her sporty sister

Find some of the recently published test reports from

IBN

IBN-Saphire-27-cruise

WAVE

Saphire 27 Cruise Wave N19 2016

marina.ch

 

Logbuch Saphire DLogbuch Saphire F

 

Further tests and articles in YACH No 21 and 22 of 2016 and Skippers December 2016. Further, you will find a report in SEGELN in January for the BOOT edition.

Upwind comparison Sport vs. Cruise

and finally the World Premier at Interboot Friedrichshafen

November

The last show of the year: Salon Nautique du Léman

December Christmas movie:-)

LeCinq

Happy New Year to all of you!