Sail away with Jean-Philippe

Jean-Philippe

Languages spoken

FR / EN

Diploma

Brevet d'Etat & Capitaine 200 Voile

Sailing zone

Atlantic
France
Who is Jean-Philippe ?

Embark with Jean-Philippe for a beautiful cruise of Brittany. This passionate skipper offers different types of cruises to experience an unforgettable sailing experience

What is your motto ?

Where did we come from? Where are we going? Is there possibility of a group discount?” (Woody Allen)

Your sailing style ?

Sailing is feeling alive at every moment.

How do you handle the life on board ?

I explain, the crew participates if they want to

How does shopping work?

I can stock up on supplies before departure, or the crew can do it, it is up to them.

How does cooking work?

Everybody helps cooks

How did you become skipper ?

I fell in the river (the Jaudy, Tréguier river) in front of my home, my parents signed me up at the local sailing club, I was six years old and since then, I've always been sailing.

What people say about you?

The embodiment of empathy

Your best cruise memory

Off the coast of Cape Verde in October 2004, a school of about 200 dolphins, fleeing from a black and frightening a cumulonimbus cloud, we were in their way, dolphins but also the cloud, which was really powerful.

In your opinion, what makes for a successful cruise ?

A well-crafted scenario, winding down in the bistro

When you're not sailing...

I speak Breton!

Jean-Philippe's photo gallery