This is only information. From an non objective owner of a Bavaria
. But the fact is : a Bavaria
44 succeed last summer to sail through the Arctic passage
from atlantic to pacific. You have a description of their "voyage" in the famoust french sailing review : "Voiles et Voiliers" from March 2010.
I give you the link to see the photo
of this Bavaria on the cover page :
I red in a former thread whose title was "Opinions on Bavaria Yachts" :
"I think you need to judge boats by how they are used not what they don't get used for. I would not take one (Bavaria) to the polar ice caps. I can't say I'm headed there in any boat either
For myself, I agree whith the last sentence ! Med sea is perfect for me
But the fact is : they succeeded !
Once again, the more important is not the kind of yacht, but the captain