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The Latest Quotes from Jean-Pierre Dick

Jean-Pierre Dick
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Confidence
Compared to four years ago, the major difference is that back then, my boat was not as efficient. I trust my boat completely, which creates very good conditions.

What the others think of him
Maybe they fear me a little bit more than before. They used to always think something was going to break on my boat.

His priorities with two days until the race starts
Take some time for myself, so I am serene at the start of the race. Have a clear vision of my strategy. Get some good sleep. Be fresh on D-day, which isn’t easy. Exercise and swim so I don’t have troubles falling asleep.

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