About Philippe

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Windsurfing since he was 13, the charming Frenchman is a legend in the French and international windsurfing communities. Professional windsurfer and foiler, Philippe learnt how to windsurf in Africa, where he basically grew up on water pushed by constant strong winds.

Philippe’s background is in event management, which he used to inspire passion for watersports for 25 years.

His most notable event is Defi Wind, which has been the biggest yearly international windsurf events, occasionally called the “Woodstock of Windsurf”.

Facts on Philippe:

  • 40 Years of Windsurfing
  • PBO Chairman
  • Philippe Bru Organisation
  • Events Organized
  • Windsurf Instructor
  • Creator of DefiWind (assembling 1000+ ProAm Windsurf participants)