De Broc, Bertrand

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Bertrand de Broc
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de Broc, Bertrand Gender: M
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)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Petitallot
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 00°29' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 01°57 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 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.

Link to Wikipedia (French)


  • Work : Prize 1981 (First in Twostar)
  • Work : Prize 1986 (Multi-Figaro)
  • Work : Begin Major Project August 1999 (Figaro race)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Petitallot quotes B.C., Cadran No. 39, March 1997


  • Vocation : Sports : Sailing/ Boating (Yachtsman, varying categories)
  • Vocation : Travel : Adventurer
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship