Architect of the largest shipyards and author of many one off and racing sailboats, Olivier Racoupeau is the architect of Garcia sailboats.

Almost 15,000 born under the features of Berret-Racoupeau Yachts Design are sailing around the world today.

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The choice of the Aluminum sailboat & the advantage of the centreboarder

The sea-keeping qualities of the centreboarder & the evidence of the twin rudders

The hull, the displacement and the performance

The sail-plan for a blue water cruising