The S&S Association based in the UK has named Komatsu Azzurro, skippered by Shane Kearns as winner of the 2018 Global Regatta.
The Global Regatta is a racing competition between the regions of the S&S Association. The prize, the challenge Cup is awarded at the AGM to the yacht that in the preceding year, secured a class or overall win by the greatest margin relative to the next placed yacht, in either an offshore or around the cans race.
Komatsu Azzurro won the regatta based its performance in the 2018 Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race.
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