Beau Geste


Name: Beau Geste
Skipper: Karl Kwok
Yacht: Botin 80
Year built: 2013
Length: 24,4 m
Draught: 5,5 m


6 America's Cups!

Beau Geste is an 80' maxi built by Botin Partners in New Zealand in 2013.

She has the same foils as the Volvo 70s,  centre boards and à canting keel. She will be skippered by Karl Kwok, owner of Beau Geste Stables and a leader in commerce. Karl has sailed, and won, numerous races worldwide, including the Sydney-Hobart on handicap! In 2015, Beau Geste made Nouméa from Brisbane in 2d 43m 6s. She could do the Tour de New Caledonia in less than two days...

She has a very well known name in sailing amongst her crew: New Zealander Gavin Brady. Four times NZ national match racing champion, Gavin has taken part in six America's Cups, two round-the-world races (Whitbread and Volvo), the 2000 Olympics and thirteen Sydney-Hobarts.

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#1 ALLO TRANSPORTS 27-09-2016 10:21
GO GO GO, I'm waiting for you this afternoon!! After it's too late!!! Enjoy the end of the race!!
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