Sylvain Brethes, age 30, is a teacher in Reunion Island, a French colony in the Indian Ocean. He is also one of the hosts for BBO.
His achievements at the bridge table include 1st serie Diamond in the French level. He represented Reunion in Istanbul, Turkey, at the Olympiad in 2004, and played at the Africa Zonal in Morocco, 2005.
He speaks French, English, and a little Spanish.