“We are going to win,” says Shane Kearns of the impending New Caledonia Groupama Race. It’s the same response when he’s asked about the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s PONANT Sydney Noumea Yacht Race, the feeder race he’s expecting will take a week to complete. “Persistence will beat talent,” Kearns assures. His record of major wins and near wins demonstrates there is talent there too.
Entries for the long-awaited New Caledonia Groupama Race close April 17 and a cross-section of monohulls and multihull owners have signed-up for a very different kind of South Pacific adventure. Find out more on the CYCA website »
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