Matthieu Salomon
Sailor

Born November 11th 1991 in Pabu (22)

The 26-year old Breton first started his sporting career in martial arts, and began sailing in parallel to his judo studies, but he then had to make a choice in which area to concentrate his efforts. Sailing prevailed, and he quickly became a specialist in racing monohulls, while continuing to study for his masters degree in Management and Marketing. in 2014 be was voted Best Newcomer by the prestigious FFVoile, and just two years later became French Match Racing Champion and went on to win the Tour de France a la Voile later the same year.

In the M32 he is able to bring together all the elements that he loves in the sport - contest, strength, skill and strategy. His competitive and positive manner will make him a strong member of the Spindrift racing crew for the World Match Racing Tour.