Alessandro DI BENEDETTO

Alessandro DI BENEDETTO
Country FR
IMOCA Globe Series-
Points-
Age48 (1/5/71)

Profile

Sailing Highlights

2014 : Route du Rhum Destination Guadeloupe - Route du Rhum Destination Guadeloupe. 6th/9 IMOCA class. 17th/91overall classes
2013 : Transat Jacques Vabre - 9th with Alberto Monaco
2012 : Vendée Globe - 11th
2010 : Tour du Monde en mini 6.50 sur le parcours du Vendée Globe - Circumnavigation on a 6.50-meter yacht: First single-handed on 6.50 meters Mini-hull Round the World, non stop, without assistance Les Sables d'Olonne-Les Sables d'Olonne World Sailing Speed Record Council/ISAF ratified.
2006 : Record du Monde et Prémiere mondiale: Traversée du Pacifique en solitaire sur catamaran de sport - Pacific Ocean crossing on a sport catamaran (from Yokohama, Japan, to San Francisco, USA): World Record and First Single-handed, non stop and without assistance. WSSRC/ISAF ratified.
2002 : Prémiere mondiale: Traversée de l'Atlantique en solitaire en catamaran de sport - First single-handed, Atlantic crossing on a sport catamaran (from Las Palmas to Pointe à Pitre, Guadeloupe), non stop, without assistance. WSSRC/ISAF ratified.
2001 : Traversée Italie-Canaries en solitaire en catamaran de sport - Italy to Canary Island crossing on a sport catamaran (type Hobie cat less than 20 feet), single-handed, non stop, without assistance.
1993 : Traversée Atlantique en double et en catamaran de sport - Atlantic crossing, Cap Vert Island to Martinique, double-handed (with his father), without assistance.
1992 : Traversée Italie (Sicile)-Espagne en catamaran de sport - Italy to Spain crossing on a sport catamaran type Hobie cat, double-handed (with his father), without assistance.
1992 : Traversée Espagne/Canaries en double catamaran de sport - Spain to Canary Island crossing on a sport catamaran type Hobie cat, double-handed (with his father), without assistance.
1992 : Traversée Las Palmas/Cap Vert en double en catamaran de sport - Las Palmas to Cap Vert Island crossing on a sport catamaran type Hobie cat, double handed (with his father), without assistance.