The second edition of the prestigious evening is approaching. And to tell you a little more about how it works here are some surprises!

During this charity event, all funds raised will be donated to the HOPE TEAM EAST association for the development of the Super Optimist program.

CAP OPTIMIST is a sports challenge organized by the association HOPE TEAM EAST which aims to promote and raise funds for this program.

An auction is planned at the end of the evening following the meal and the various speeches, all orchestrated by the well-known and recognized Yann Kuzsak, commentator of many international sporting events.

As a preview, here is the list of prizes that we have selected for you to invite you to our crazy adventure:

> Surfboard Benjamin SANCHIS, world record of the biggest wave surfed 33 meters Nazaré !

Benjamin SANCHIS known as “Sancho” is one of the most famous surfers of big waves. Originally from Capbreton, he surfed NAZARE, a 33 meters wave! SANCHO donated to the association a board made by Fifi Chevalier Shaper, known worldwide to equip the greatest surfers.

> A lunch with Tony ESTANGUET at PARIS 2024

Are you a fan of the Olympic Games? Do you know the differences between canoeing and kayaking? Secret admirer of Tony Estanguet? Or simply curious to know all the details of the preparation of the Olympic and Paralympic Games of Paris 2024? The HOPE TEAM EAST Association offers you the opportunity to live a unique moment around an exchange with Tony Estanguet, triple European Champion, triple World Champion and triple Olympic Champion in canoeing (yes, he does everything in threes), flag-bearer of the French Team at the Beijing Games, and now President of the Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games of Paris 2024.

A unique moment of sharing that will immerse you in the world of Champions!


An invitation for two people to attend the women’s semi-finals in the presidential box of the Philippe Chatrier court on Thursday, June 8, 2023 at the Rolland Garros tennis tournament.
This prestigious prize is offered by Mrs. Amélie Mauresmo, Director of the Rolland Garros tournament, former world number 1 in women’s tennis.
We will have the privilege and honor to count on his presence during the evening and the auction

> Magnum Red Wine Saint Emilion signed Jérémy FLORES

Jeremy Flores is a professional surfer who has won numerous titles on the WSL circuit, including the Quiksilver Pro France in 2019! Magnum Vintage 2019 Chateau Fleur Cardiale Saint-Emilion Grand Cru – Magnum boxed set surf session signed Jeremy Flores

> Les Passeurs de Vins, Organic Bull Run signed by Imanol HARRINORDOQUY

Encierro is the latest creation of Passeurs de Vins, an import house created by Lionel Osmin, the wine maker of the South-West, and Imanol Harinordoquy, the bouncy Basque… This organic wine is the fruit of their peregrinations, which brought them to La Mancha, south of Madrid, where only the mills of Don Quixote stand out on the horizon. They named this wine “ENCIERRO” for their love of ferias. This bottle is dedicated by Imanol, famous rugby international.

> Moulded bust by “Keep a Breast” by Stéphanie BARNEIX

Stéphanie BARNEIX, president of the HOPE TEAM EAST association, who has beaten four cancers, including two breast cancers, had a plaster bust made, a participative sculpture, symbol of the KEEP A BREAST association, which campaigns for breast cancer prevention. This bust will be decorated by the collage artist Dominique Luccioni.

> Autographed Basket Landes jersey and two EUROLEAGUE tickets in Mont de Marsan

After a title in 2021 of French Champion of the Women’s Basketball League against Montpellier and winner of the French Cup in 2022 against Bourges, the professional basketball team BASKET LANDES continues its quest for titles and puts the South-West in the spotlight of women’s collective sports by playing for the 3rd consecutive year in EUROLEAGUE with the best European teams.

Challenges taken up with a lot of talent around its captain Céline DUMERC CAP’S, international player with 262 selections in the French team, European champion in 2009 and silver medal at the 2012 Olympic Games with the French team. Discover this team of champions in the next EUROLEAGUE season with the signed jersey.

> Autographed jersey of the French Rugby Team

In one year’s time, the Rugby World Cup will begin in France with Les Bleus, who under Fabien Galthié, have acquired a legitimate status as favorites. The French national team is ranked second in the world and has less than a year to prepare for the 2023 Rugby World Cup. Dedicated by the players of the French team, this jersey is synonymous with a great success during this world event.

> Lycra Vahiné FIERRO PRO France

Ambassador of the CAP OPTIMITS Expedition, at 23 years old Vahiné has added a new achievement to her list of achievements this year: the 2nd place in the ISA Amateur World Championship. A seed of champion who has not finished surprising!

> Paddleboard initiation + moment of sharing 2 paddlers

Moment of sharing with at least two rowers after the final expedition (around May 2023). The opportunity to share a prone paddleboard session with the extreme waterwomen!

If you can’t be present at the party but are interested in the prizes, you can send us by mail to a PURCHASE ORDER mentioning your name, first name, address, mail, phone, the desired lot and the maximum price you wish to offer to the lot. The auction will be orchestrated by Maitre Carayol, auctioneer from Biarritz.

We remind you that all your donations, table purchases and lot purchases are tax deductible.

Photo credits: Tony Estanguet /@KSMP – Philippe MillereauBasket Landes / @Justapic – Benjamin Sanchis / @Ripitup

The program of the prestigious evening of October 06:

    7:00 pm: Welcome of the guests – cocktail

    7:30 pm : Polynesian dances

    8:00 pm : Quick presentation of the expedition, the waterwomen

    8:10 pm: Presentation of the Anonym Apparel check

    8:20 pm: Viewing of film expedition test #2

    20:40 : Intervention of the waterwomen and a mental coach

    21:10 : Exchanges with a pediatrician from the Bordeaux University Hospital

    Presentation of the Super Optimist program

    9:40 pm: Intervention of ambassadors Jessica and Annika Horn

    Theme: adventure, surpassing oneself, fears and the legacy of our actions

    22h00 : Auction sale

    22:40-23:00: End of the evening

    Help us keep the Super Optimist program alive

    Make a donation by purchasing the expedition miles!

    1 Km = 100 euros *

    or free donations!

    For example: by giving 100* euros my donation is divided as follows

    *60 € dedicated to the Super Optimist program (sick children) and educational programs of prevention of health sports in schools + 40 € dedicated to the sports, medical and scientific expedition.

    Thank you so much for your support and help