Geronimo (yacht)

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Geronimo
Designer(s) VPLP
Launched 2001
Racing career
Skippers Olivier de Kersauson
Specifications
Displacement 20 t (20 long tons; 22 short tons)
Length 33.80 m (110.9 ft) (LOA)
32 m (105 ft) (LWL)
Beam 21.1 m (69 ft)
Mast height 39 m (128 ft)
Sail area 535 m2 (5,760 sq ft) (upwind)
925 m2 (9,960 sq ft) (downwind)
Crew 10

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.

Geronimo is purchased by Sodebo in February 2013 and takes the name Sodebo Ultim. It is now skippered by Thomas Coville.

Records[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c WSSRC current records Archived 25 May 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ WSSRC historical records Archived 29 November 2013 at the Wayback Machine.
Records
Preceded by
Orange with Bruno Peyron
Jules Verne Trophy
2004–2005
Succeeded by
Orange II with Bruno Peyron