France

 

The French Schrimper's Association 

( AFPCC, ie Association Française des Proprietaires de Cornish Crabbers )

AFPCC is based in Saint Briac near St Malo in northern part of Brittany and  attracts 28 boats:
-19 Schrimpers
-5 Crabbers 22
-2 Crabbers 24 mark 1
-1 Cornish Yawl
-1 Pilot Cutter

French Shrimpers beached.jpgWith 80 members (63 full members & 17 non active members ) the AFPCC is managed by  Hon Secretary Rémy Letortu who has been very active during the 2009 season.


He has organised 11 races in St Briac bay and 6 rallies to Brehat,the Minquiers, Chausey,the river Rance,le Guido & Saint Jacut,sleeping on board several nights.

 
During the last season the weather has been nice and give us the opportunity to be quite a numerous of participants at each race.

Some photographies can be seen on the AFPCC

Website : www. cornishcrabbers.asso.fr     ( also see link below)

We look forward to welcoming SOA members who will cruise in the St Malo area.



Loic de Guichen , Schrimper 957, Syrenuse 3

 

The AFPCC have some fabulous photos on their website, the links below take you directly to the images.

This link is to events held in 2007

This link is to events held in 2009