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.