Fabrice Amedeo

Journalist-sailor? Sailor-journalist? Fabrice Amedeo decided not to choose between two career paths matching his two long-time passions. But the call from the sea has taken over in recent years, making him more often on pontoons of La Trinité sur Mer than in Le Figaro newsroom.

Route du Rhum-Destination Guadeloupe, Transat Jacques Vabre, in Class40 first and then in IMOCA class, Fabrice has make his way with application and work, until climbing his personal Everest in winter 2016-2017. Eleventh of the last Vendée Globe, he entered the inner circle ofthe one who sail around the globe, making people respect him and participating to his childhood dream.

In 2019, the Transat Jacques Vabre will be an important step for Fabrice, who is already thinking about the next Vendée Globe…

His co-skipper : Éric Péron Discover
Suivre sur les réseaux :

Sailing Highlights

2019: Bermuda 1000 Race - 7th
2018: Route du Rhum - 12th
2018: Azimut Challenge - 8th
2018: Drheam-Cup 700 - Withdrawal
2018: Monaco Globe Series - 3rd
2018: Bermuda 1000 Race - 4th
2017: Transat Jacques Vabre - 12th
2017: Défi Azimut - 8th
2016: Vendée Globe - 11th
2016: Transat NY - Vendée - 8th
2015: Transat St Barth - Port La Foret - 2nd
2015: Transat Jacques Vabre - 8th IMOCA
2014: Route du Rhum - 9th Class40
2013: Transat Jacques Vabre - 6th Class 40
2012: Solidaire du Chocolat - 3rd Class40
2012: Transat Quebec Saint Malo - 4th Class 40
2008: Route du Rhum - 26th Class40
2008: Solitaire du Figaro - Withdrawal
2008: AG2R - Withdrawal