Garmin have recently introduced a range of keenly priced, easy to use fish finders culminating with the top of the line Garmin Echo 550c.
Ross and his family covered 212 nautical miles and used just 165 litres of diesel – much to the surprise of his fellow Club members
There’s plenty of fishing room in front of the console, with a hatch to a big fish box under the deck and ample drains.
As with all Hanses, the self-tacking jib helps define the boat’s character. Social sailors who may be put off by the busy-ness of tacking headsails will be astounded by the way this boat handles under sail.
What I like about Bavarias is that they’re straightforward; the builders don’t gallop off following fashionable trends unless they’re worthwhile.