On Saturday, January 11th, 2020, 23 sailboats (including Sun Fast and Sun Odyssey sailboats) took to open waters along the Peruvian coast, from La Punta (Lima) to Ancón.
Two Jeanneau events in one: a regatta and an exposition at the Yacht Club
The first Peruvian regatta of the summer, sponsored by Jeanneau
This race was the first Peruvian regatta of the summer, announcing the season’s start at the Yacht Club of Ancón. The race, which took place in one day, consisted of a coastal course. Participants set sail from the Péruano Yacht Club, in La Punta, up to Ancón, a seaside resort north of Lima.
This championship was organised by AVOP (Sailing Association of Peru) and the Yacht Club of Ancón, and sponsored by Jeanneau and Yachting France, Jeanneau Dealership in Peru.
23 sailboats divided into 3 categories
⇾ ORC 500: composed of 5 boats
⇾ ORC 600: composed of 6 boats, including 1 Jeanneau: the Sun Fast 3600, YOLO
What were the race results?
The Sun Fast 3600 is the winner in its category
Jeanneau congratulates the crew of the Sun Fast 3600, YOLO, on placing first in the ORC 600 category.
A warm atmosphere
For this year’s event, there was little wind, but the atmosphere was warm! The evening concluded with an awards ceremony followed by a cocktail diner.
A Jeanneau boat show
During the day, an exposition of Jeanneau boats was also organised by our crew and our dealership, Yachting France, at the Yacht Club of Ancón. The following models were on display: