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Groupe Berkem, the new Class40 boat being built for offshore racer Edgard Vincens

Press release

The offshore sailboat racer Edgard VINCENS has announced he has signed a deal for his new Class40 boat – the Groupe Berkem – to be built at the V1D2 shipyard in Caen, France. The eponymous Group, a leader in plant-based chemistry, (head office in Blanquefort – 33290, France) and main partner, will be supporting him throughout his ambitious sporting schedule: twenty-five races between now and 2026, including two Transat Jacques Vabre races (in 2023 and 2025), one Route du Rhum, and an aim to be among the top five racers in the Class40 circuit in 2026.

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