Not really a race, sort of a cruise.... I want to do this someday.

http://www.sailcaledonia.org/

A bunch of the boats doing this event are built by Swallow Boats in the UK.

http://www.swallowboats.com/

Personally, I've been keen on their "Storm 17"for a while....bit pricey, tho.

http://www.swallowboats.com/