9 Swift Trawlers met up at the port of Marseille on Thursday 2nd June to take part in this first gathering organized by Beneteau.All the models of the Swift Trawler range were there, since it was launched in 2003, with 3 Swift Trawler 34s, 2 Swift Trawler 42s, 2 Swift Trawler 52s and 2 Swift Trawler 44s, the latest in the range. More than 40 people cruised on board these splendid travelling boats. On the agenda, the fleet was to moor in the magnificent Calanques, and then to bewelcomed to the wonderful Cassis harbour, with a return sail by the Islands of Frioul,on Saturday 4 June.
This gathering was co-organized by the C.N.T.L, Cercle Nautique et Touristique du Lacydon (Lacydon Tourist and Sailing Society), located in the old port of Marseille.The very active support of the C.N.T.L made it possible to organize a safe friendly event, which strongly contributed to the success of this gathering. The undisputed success of this meeting between sea lovers and motorboat enthusiasts has already inspired us to prepare a second gathering in 2012!