Beneteau’s Sense 46 Is West Coast Bound

Annapolis MD, February 25, 2013 – Beneteau America announces the Sense 46 will make her West Coast debut at the Strictly Sail Pacific boat show April 11-14 in Oakland, CA. Passage Yachts, Beneteau’s exclusive dealer in the Bay area, will display the Sense 46 along with five other Beneteau sailing yachts. “The Sense 46 features [...]


Beneteau First 20 Sailing in San Diego

My (Paul Briant) first sail on our new Beneteau First 20 with the new owner. We had fun short tacking up the marina fairway after this sail. The boat is really fun and we had a great afternoon on San Diego Bay. The first one is sold but we have another in stock, ready to go! [...]

2013-03-06T17:55:43+00:00 Review: Beneteau Sense 46

Beneteau Sense 46 Review From On June 27, 1898 Joshua Slocum (age 54) became the first person to sail around the world singlehanded. He did it in the wooden sloop “Spray” which was just 36’9″ (11.2 m) long with 14’2″ (2.40 m) beam. Perhaps that puts the new Beneteau Sense 46 in some perspective. [...]


Cruising World – Beneteau 31 Review

Cruising World review of the Beneteau 31 Beneteau 31: Big Things from a Little Sister The latest in a full line of cruisers shares the styling and performance of its larger siblings. A boat review from our September 2008 issue by Mark Pillsbury […]


When the wind blows in San Diego….We go SAILING!

When the wind blows in San Diego....We go SAILING!!  (Sorry if you called the office and got the machine!) Sailing the Beneteau Sense 50 in rare big breeze for San Diego, gust to 35 knots offshore and boat speed of 9.6.  This Sense 50 is equipped with a custom cutter rig with Hoyt jib boom [...]


Beneteau Oceanis 41 – SAIL Magazine Review

Great review by SAIL Magazine on this VERY popular boat. We can’t keep them in stock. Come see one at the San Diego Sunroad Boat Show next weekend, 24 – 27 January. From SAIL Magazine Beneteau’s new Oceanis 41 delivers more than a just a change in hull form and an uptick in Euro styling. [...]