Crowned this year’s 2009 YJA Yachtsman of the entire year for the activity of cruising. She was an associate of group Saveol. Among her first races got her putting 11th inside a 2001 mini-transat. She 1st hit the limelight in 2008-2009 after putting 4th by single-handedly circumnavigating in the Vendee World competition. She was involved to a fellow sailor called Romain Attanasio. She was referred to as a Yachtsman like Dean Barker.