Yoann Bibbeau
Boat captain TF35

Born 19th December 1982 in Le Mans
Lives in Lorient

Yoann Bibbeau has been a long standing member of Franck Cammas' Groupama team sailing projects.  He joined Groupama 2 as an intern, and then worked his way up through the team, first as multi-skilled member of the technical team for Groupama 3, then as technical manager for the Extreme 40.   He was then made boat captain for Groupama Team France’s AC50 for the 35th edition of the America's Cup. He joined the fledgling SailGP circuit as shore team manager for the French team’s F50,  before joining Spindrift racing in the spring of 2020, where Yoann is boat captain of the TF35.  His particular area of skill and interest is improving the boat’s overall systems, while ensuring that the sailors, design office and technical team are all linked together for maximum performance.  His people skills and technical expertise will form a key part structure of the TF35 team.