Beneteau First 20 Round China Sailing Road Show Stops In Shanghai
Published: Wednesday, 19 November 2014
The fourth stop of the Beneteau First 20 Round China Sailing Road Show took place in Shanghai on Dianshan Lake from Nov 14-16. Shanghai Yacht Club hosted the event, which is part of Beneteau’s 130th anniversary celebration.
The celebration will also include a four-day exhibition on the Bund in Shanghai from Nov 20-23.
The road show will stop at six coastal cities in China. At each stop, Beneteau will hold information sessions for the public, and provide sea trials.
Over the weekend the Shanghai Yacht Club, together with local Beneteau dealer Sea Dragon, hosted the second edition of the Dianshan Lake Beneteau Cup. The one-design race attracted six Beneteau First 20 boats, some owners participating in a regatta for the first time.
At each stop of the Sailing Road Show, the sport has been promoted enthusiastically and many have found a new passion for sailing.