Last week's America's Cup win attracted the attention of a very well-known French New Zealander.
In fact, at 6-1 up, he was preparing to book a flight here to join in the celebrations.
Then, as history had it, Team New Zealand won the cup, so onto the plane he jumped.
Now he's back and still celebrating.
Bruno Troublé spoke to Duncan Garner.
Watch the video for the full interview.