Royal Cork’s David Kenefick has been named Afloat Sailor of the Year for 2013 for his astounding rookie year in one of the world’s most challenging offshore solo sailing circuits, centered on the incomparable La Solitaire du Figaro. Afloat Magazine has been running this prestigious competition for the last eighteen years and it is a much coveted title.
That Kenefick is still only 22 years of age makes his achievements over the last 12 months even more remarkable. And his performance in the demanding Figaro Solo alone was surely enough to secure his place in our esteem. Full Story HERE