ARC 2018 : JP54 wins overall

Jean-Pierre Dick : I am a happy man ! Once again, winning is a wonderful experience

In human terms, because we set our sights on introducing offshore racing to amateurs, who dreamt of experiencing it first-hand. And what an experience !

They never imagined that a transatlantic race could be so intense. Everyone participated fully in the race, steering with a big spinnaker in the trade winds, covering the watches one by one without a worry.
They had their eyes on the ranking and enjoyed routing with me. We managed the small technical hitches together. They each gave their all to win and it’s a real success. I am proud of my team and of having instilled them with my passion for the sea !
It was a competitive race, since, once again, the JP54 demonstrated its extraordinary potential. We finished first overall nonetheless, ahead of one 39 m boat and one 24-metre boat. What a performance, don’t you think ?
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Le 02 octobre 2019

New look for The Kid !


This summer and after the Transatlantic race, the JP54 had an optimization refit in Lorient. The opportunity to cover them with a new decoration !

Le 05 septembre 2019

Transatlantique Race 2019

Transatlantique Race 2019

On june 25th, the JP54 The Kid was ready to cross the Atlantic from Newport, US to the Isle of Wight, England. The crew, very motivated,...