The Yachts

South Brittany

South Brittany


South Brittany enters the 2022 Hobart with a new name and new skipper, Tanguy Fournier Le Ray, who in the past contested the race on other peoples’ yachts. His crew comprises French family and friends, along with Sydney local, Arthur Psaltis. The Beneteau First 44.7

last raced to Hobart as Another Painkiller in 2019, finishing 87th, after placing 60th in 2017. Formerly known as Alacrity and owned by Matt Percy, she retired from the 2011 race, but scored 20th for third in division in 2007 and 16th for third in division in 2006. Was launched as Prime Time for David Mason, who retired from the 2004 Hobart but finished 31st in 2005.


Competitor Details

Yacht Name South Brittany
Sail Number 7447
Owner Tanguy Fournier Le Ray
Skipper Tanguy Fournier Le Ray (4)
Navigator Alexis Loison (1)
Crew Tanguy Caradec, Vincent Fertin, Jerome Fournier Le Ray (1), Matthieu Fournier Le Ray (1), Gautier Normand, Yves Pelletier, Samuel Prietz, Arthur Psaltis (16), Xavier Vandame (2)
State NSW
Type Beneteau First 44.7
LOA 13.4
Beam 3.8
Draft 2.7