Sail away with Charly

Charly

Languages spoken

FR / EN

Diploma

Capitaine 200 Voile

Sailing zone

Mediterranean
France
Who is Charly ?

Meet Charly our professional skipper based in Bandol who offers dream day cruises along the coast of the Côte d'Azur to discover Les Calanques, La Ciotat and the Ile des Embiez.

What is your motto ?

Freedom and sharing

Your sailing style ?

Pleasure above all

How do you handle the life on board ?

I explain, the crew participates in sailing manœuvres

How does shopping work?

None

How does cooking work?

I cook

How did you become skipper ?

I discovered sailing at the age of fourteen and it immediately became a passion. At 16, I joined a Franco-Bahamian sailing association and at 20 I bought a small yacht that became my home. I became a professional skipper at the age of 24 and today I love sharing my passion for sailing with anybody who joins me on board.

What people say about you?

A free-spirit. Quirky. A nice guy

Your best cruise memory

Watching dolphins by night, picking out their forms amid the luminescent plankton.

In your opinion, what makes for a successful cruise ?

Quand l'atmosphère est à  la détente et à  l'échange.

Your worst cruise memory ?

Un matin, au réveil, je n'avais plus de café.

All the cruises with this skipper

Charly's photo gallery