De Broc, Bertrand
|Birthname||de Broc, Bertrand Jean Marie|
|born on||23 September 1960 at 13:45 (= 1:45 PM )|
|Place||Quimper, France, 48n0, 4w06|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||00°29' 01°57 Asc. 13°36'|
French yachtsman, sailed dinghies, optimists, 420s and sports cats. He took part in his first Figaro Solo at 18 years old and participated twice in the Vendée Globe and in ten Figaro single-handed races. In 1981, with Marc Guillemot, he finished first (in class) in the Twostar, the double-handed transatlantic between Plymouth and Newport, on Biscuits Coathalem. In 1986 he won the two-handed Multi-Figaro with Alain Gautier on Optique Beaumont and in August 1999, he took part for the tenth time in the Figaro single-handed race on Guyader.
In 2012/2013 he finished 9th in the Vendée Globe, a round the world race.
- Work : Prize 1981 (First in Twostar)
- Work : Prize 1986 (Multi-Figaro)
Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No. 39, March 1997
- Vocation : Sports : Sailing/ Boating (Yachtsman, varying categories)
- Vocation : Travel : Adventurer
- Notable : Awards : Sports Championship