Christian Chalandre

christian_chalandre1Frenchman Christian Chalandre has entered his 1971-built Sparkman & Stephens 34

Christian has owned Olbia, a sistership to Morning Cloud, for 20 years, alternating cruising with racing.


Cruising has covered large areas of the Atlantic from northern Scotland to the West Indies, and races have included ‘round the buoys’ regattas and long distance events to the Azores and Iceland.

A competitor in the 2009 OSTAR, Christian is eager to repeat his exceptional experience in this year’s event