THE CREW OF SAUVAGE
and Sophie Wattrelot have over 58 years of experience on the water
between them - providing an atmosphere of comfort and safety while you
journey with them.
Didier Wattrelot - Owner and Captain of Sauvage. Born in 1956 in France, Didier has 30
years of sailing experience with the first 10 years in commercial
fishing in France as a First mate. The following years were dedicated
to sailing on his own private yachts around the world including a
single handed non stop crossing from Polynesia to Falklands through
Cape Horn aboard his first 38 ft cutter. After working in the Caribbean
for famous charter companies aboard maxi luxury yachts as a
professional captain (French sailing Master), he decided to build his
own private charter cruising sailing yacht.
and crew built SAUVAGE in a shipyard in the south of Brazil and
launched in the water in 1995. Since that year, Sauvage has been taking
passengers for adventure charter cruises around the world.
is not only fond of sailing but also of free diving, spear fishing
which he practices a lot in Polynesia in the lagoons and passes and
loves showing people the beauties and wild life underwater; he also is
a good hiker. Didier speaks French and English.
Sophie Wattrelot - Hostess, cook, deckhand and translator. Born in 1967 in France,
Sophie did her first Atlantic crossing aboard a charter catamaran at
the age of 19. Since then she has worked full time on various maxi
yachts and charter boats as a hostess, cook and deckhand.
has gathered lots of recipes from all over the world and loves cooking
for the guest aboard Sauvage. She loves sports and practices paddle
canoe, windsurfing, surfing, skiing, snowboarding, kayaking.
Sophie speaks French, English, Portuguese and Spanish.