Geronimo (yacht)

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Geronimo is a French trimaran designed to break great offshore records. It was skippered by the French yachtsman Olivier de Kersauson. It was launched on Saturday 29 September 2001 in Brest, France by Marie Tabarly.

Dimensions[edit]

  • Launched : 2001
  • Architects : Marc Van Peteghem and Vincent Lauriot-Prévost, VPLP, Vannes
  • Partnerships : Schneider Electric and Capgemini.
  • Length : 33.80 m (111 ft)
  • Waterline : 32 m (105 ft)
  • Width : 21.1 m (69 ft)
  • Height from water : 42 m (138 ft)
  • Mast (monolithic carbon fiber): 39 m (128 ft)
  • Displacement : 20 tons
  • Sails : upwind=535 m² / downwind=925m²
  • Crew : 10

Records[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c WSSRC current records
  2. ^ WSSRC historical records