On January 21st, the fourth edition of the Jeanneau Chinese Owner’s meeting was held on the island of Hainan in the middle of the South China Sea.
Jointly organized by Jeanneau and our local distributor, Speedo Marine, at the beautiful Lingshui Bay, more than 200 guests attended the afternoon sailing regatta as well as the gala dinner, to share the passion of sailing activities and also the culture of sailing.
Within the last four years, Jeanneau Chinese Owners’ meeting has been devoted to promote and facilitate the sailing culture, also created the best social platform for the boat owners, sailing enthusiasts, and people from all segments of the society.
The regatta of sailing enthusiasts
At 2pm in the afternoon, after a simple and relax departure ceremony, the regatta officially kicked off in which were participating five Jeanneau 57, one Jeanneau 54, one Sun Odyssey 509, one Sun Odyssey 50DS and one Sun Fast 3600. With good wind conditions, the sailors’ excitement was at its top level and all had a very good time on the water. The Jeanneau 54 “Princess Mei Xi” took the lead and won the under 57ft class. The Jeanneau 57 “Xin Zhi Fan” won in the category of “over 57ft”.
The prize ceremony
Back to land, the prize ceremony and gala dinner were hosted at the Clearwater Bay Marina with beautiful lighting setup and breath taking entertainment, the prizes were given out to the winners in between dancing and singing shows, raffles and of course, delicious dishes.
This owners meeting was also the opportunity to celebrate the Chinese New Year, the Jeanneau family were here to join the fun and share their passion with their friends and family.
Many thanks to our owners & guests, to our partners Agile property and Clearwater Bay Marina, and Speedo Marine for a great organization!
Wishing you all the best and have an enriching Chinese New Year of the Rooster! See you next year!