Amélie came to Brittany to follow in the footsteps of her mother, who took part in the Mini-Transat just ten years ago (2009).
I've been dreaming about ocean racing and especially the Mini-Transat for a few years now. It's a nice project to pursue my passion, explains Amélie which has a brand new Mini 6.50.
Good wind !
Before the Mini, I had done a lot of high-level regattas in light sailing but never offshore. I didn't know how to read a navigational chart," says the young woman, who learned very quickly