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Contributing Captains

A 'BIG THANK YOU' to all the Captains and crew of the yachts listed below for giving us all your personally 'recommended services' for our Guides.                                                               

                                

What you say about our guides....
"Your guide is our 'life-saver'..wherever we happen to be. All our crew call it their 'Bible'! "
"We can't thank you enough for putting together such an amazing and incredibly useful guide".
"Your guide is THE Guide for the industry - I cant tell you how much we rely on it, in ALL the places we visit!" 
"Thanks again for your guide - it is arguably the most useful book on board!"

      

North America

  • Ahisma - Capt Iain Bradshaw
  • Allegria - Crew
  • Angels Share - Jamie
  • Anotnisa - Chris Harmsworth and Chef Elana
  • Athos - Tony Brookes
  • Aventura - Paulo
  • Axia - Simon Davidson
  • Atlantic - Jim Thom
  • Black Sheep - Engineer James
  • Blue Too - Brooke
  • Bluewater - Doug & Dale Bruce
  • Chasing Daylight - Capt Dane Tarr
  • Continental Drifter - John Doty
  • Cocktails - David Sloate
  • Elizabeth - Bob Bayne
  • Elvis - Scotty Bradford
  • Emilina - Peter Pritchett
  • Espirito Du Santo - Greg Palmer
  • Fidelis - Johnno Johnston
  • Flow - Tony Teale
  • Fountainhead - Eddie Cooney
  • Freelance Capt. - Murray Lord, Larry Turner, Doug Hall, Tim Galvin
  • Freelance Engineer - James Harrison
  • Germania Nova - Stephane Ferron
  • Gloria - James Box
  • Grace E - Richard Cooney
  • Hampshire - Edmund Wilkinson
  • Hanuman - Greg Sloat
  • Illiquid - Steve Steinberg
  • Isabel - Mike Clayton and Ginni Hess
  • Katya - Mark Lacey
  • Lady Georgina - David Mc Gregor and Charlie Haselden
  • Lady Leila - Capt Mike Koenig
  • Lejos - Capt Victor Arias
  • Leopard of London - Chris Sherlock
  • Marie - Jim Livingston and crew
  • Mousetrap - Ian Craddock
  • My Trust Fund - Sam Weller
  • Natita - Luke Raff
  • Nantucket Mermaid - Leah Collins
  • Northern Star - Rob MaGuire
  • Paolyre - Jacques Maeder
  • Phaedo - Paul Hand
  • Premium - Oscar Martinez
  • Race Horse - Donald Tofias
  • Rebecca - Mike Beardall
  • Reef Chief - Eng. Jamie Creece
  • Rock.It - Hendrik Jacobs
  • Sea Owl - Richard McGregor
  • Selene - Terry Halpin
  • Sharon Lee - John Fitzgerald
  • Sophie - Will Duffell
  • Squall - Capt. Jean Louis
  • Steffo - David Marks
  • Sumurun  - Armin Fischer
  • Takapuna - Marco Heitz
  • Themis - First Mate Antonio Palasuelos
  • Triple Seven - Mike Carr
  • Virginia del Mar - First Mate Steve
  • Whisper - Clive Youlton and Cloggy
  • Wild Thing - Adam Boltuch
  • Windfall - Tim Goodbody
  • W Yacht Owner - Donald Tofias
  • Zefira - Federico Biatturi      

               

 Caribbean

  • Achilles - 1st. Officer Mark
  • Adela - Capt. Greg Perkins
  • Alyana - Capt. Ross Monson
  • Amaryllis - Capt. Roy Dance
  • Andromeda La Dea - Capt. Aeneas Hollins
  • Angel's Share - Capt. Jamie Anderson
  • Antares - Capt. Michael Smith
  • Apogee - Capt. John Fleckenstein
  • Aquarius - Capt. Stephen Edwards
  • Bequia - Capt. Seumar Meharg
  • Billy Budd - 1st. Mate Alec Spain
  • Blind Date - Capt. Alistair West
  • Blue Moon - Capt. Emile Bootsma
  • Blues - Capt. Luiz Gonsalves
  • Boundless - Capt. Hunter Wray
  • Cap II - Capt. Keith Chipping
  • Cara Maria - Capt. Mark Alton
  • Chasing Daylight - Capt. Louis Dileto
  • Clara Maris - Capt. David Behan
  • Clear Eyes - 1st. Mate Lee Adams
  • Clover 111 - Capt. David Fraizer
  • Dama De Noche - Capt. Christopher Richards
  • Dione Sky - Capt. Brian Harrison
  • Elena Of London - Capt. Steve McClaren
  • Erica XII - Capt. Mark Thirkettle
  • Fidelis - Guy Fraser and Tristan Hooper
  • Fortunate Sun - Capt. Klaus Jackson
  • Ganesha - Capt. Alex Pamment
  • Glaze - Capt. Arnaud Vasquez
  • Gliss - Deck/Stew Charlotte Devonshire & Eng. Nicholas Serrano
  • Hampshire - Capt. Bill Lewis
  • Hanuman - Capt. Greg Sloat
  • Helios - Capt. Thomas Perry
  • Hemisphere - Stewardess Kim
  • Highland Breeze - Capt. Albert Keularts
  • Holo Kai - Capt. Gavin Print & Emma Broome
  • Hound - Capt. Nick Pucello
  • Icon Bosun - Neil Bruce & Chief Stew Amelia Davis
  • Intuition II - Capt. John 'Ben' Baugh
  • Iroquois - 1st. Officer Jason Wessels
  • Is A Rose - Capt. Sergio Lottini
  • Jambalaya - Capt. Peter and Sylvie Bennett
  • Jet Stream - Capt. Tim Schaaf
  • Jo - Capt. Ian Robertson
  • Kamaxitha - Capt. Adam S. Williams
  • Katya - 1st. Officer Riaan Coetzer
  • Kiss - Capt. Mike & Sadie
  • Knickerbocker - Mate Alastair Lenz
  • Koi - Capt. Jason
  • Krisujen - Chief Stew Corinna Halloran
  • Lady Allison - Capt. James Broughton
  • Lady Georgina - Chief Stew Michele Strachan
  • Lady J - Capt. Sandra Yawn
  • Leander - Capt. Jules Cope
  • Lion Share - Capt. Greg Havens
  • Lochiel - Capt. Peter D. Mcintosh
  • Lone Fox - Capt. Ira Epstein
  • Longo Mai - Capt. Barney Denham
  • Mach Buster - Capt. Andrew Naylor
  • Mari-Cha III - Capt. Damian Curchon
  • Marie - Capt. Wes Cooper
  • Melinka - Capt. Forrest Shropshire & Mate Jace Hector
  • Mi Sueno - Capt. Douglas Peterson
  • Moonbird - Capt. Graham Newton
  • More Magic - Capt. Alex and Emma Whicher
  • Mystere - Capt. Kevin Paul
  • Nahlin - Capt. Steve Hammond
  • Namhara - Capt. Peter & Rosie Underdown
  • Never Say Never - Capt. Robin Todd
  • Nilaya - Capt. Jamie Connelly
  • Odessa - Capt. 'AP' Andersen
  • Ohana - Capt. Paul Eldridge
  • One More Toy - Capt. Randall Peterson
  • Paraffin - 1st. Officer John Parmenter
  • Paraiso - Capt. Stephen
  • Passion - Capt. Colin Richardson
  • Pegasus - Capt. Daniel Wallis
  • Playpen - Capt. James Southgate
  • Polar Star - 1st. Officer Andre Rutishauser
  • Ranger - Capt. Alistair Tate
  • Rebecca - Capt. Sparky Beardall
  • Ree - Capt. James Benson
  • Rosinante - Capt. Salim C Ozgul
  • Roxane - Capt. Nick Wigram
  • Runnaway Bunny - Eran Gindi
  • Sarissa - Gregory Marks
  • Saudade - 1st. Mate Peter Simmonds
  • Sayang - Capt. Paul Crossby
  • Scheherazade - Capt. Bear Wynne
  • SeaQuell - Capt. Sam Duce
  • Senses - Capt. Chris Gartner
  • Serena - Capt. Huber Koschade
  • Skat - Capt. Brad Kitchen
  • Sojana - Capt. Mark Fitzgerald
  • Solaia - Capt. Mark Boxshall
  • Starfire - Capt. Carl Sputh
  • Symmetry - Capt. Ross Kleiman
  • Talisman - C Chief Officer C. Russell
  • Talitha - Capt. Guy Morrall
  • This is Us - Capt. Robin Winn
  • Tivoliv - Capt. Trevor Marston
  • Toto - Capt. Jim Roberts
  • Turquoise - 1st. Officer Will
  • Twizzle - Capt. John Spiller
  • Tzigane - Capt. John Greenwood
  • Unfurled - Capt. Adam Bateman
  • Valquest - Chef Jasper Somers
  • Velsheda - Capt. James King
  • Vesper - Capt. Maiwenn Beadle
  • Wild Berry - Capt. Lee Parkinson
  • Windrose - Capt. Alex Howard
  • Yalla - Capt. Louis Coetzee
  • Zefiro - Capt. Federico Biatturi
  • Zenji - Capt. Shane Quinlan
Zingara Capt. Neil & Chef Karen Rock
  • Zingara - Capt. Neil & Chef Karen Rock

               

 Mediterranean 

  • Ace – Captain, Nick Street
  • Addiction – Captain, Nicholas Slee
  • Alexa of London – Captain, Richard Collingridge
  • Alexandar VI – Captain, Mike Larvin
  • Alfa Nero – Captain, Henrik Jensen
  • Amadeus – Captain, Heath McCormack
  • Anakena – Captain, Stephen Moon
  • Anny – Captain, Jeremy Hill
  • Aphrodite – Captain, Jaime Painter
  • Arkley – Captain, Mark Harrison
  • Arkley – Chief Stewardess, Berna Lasoski
  • Asha – Captain, Nicholas Strong
  • Auspicious – Chef, Rickard
  • Awatea – Captain, David Slee
  • Awatea – 1st Officer, Peter Rackerman
  • Awatea – Engineer, Matthew Poingdestre
  • Azzan – ETO, Samar Bosarder
  • Azzurra II – Captain, Malcolm Kelliher
  • Bachata Queen – Captain, Nat Bradley
  • Blush – Chief Stewardess, Karla Bramley
  • Bystander – Captain, Barney Dennen
  • Bystander – Purser, Emma Loftus
  • Christopher – Captain, Mark O’Reilly
  • Clan VIII – Captain, David Evans
  • Clara I – Captain, Frédéric Daumas
  • Diane – Captain, Ian Garaty
  • Drew – Chief Stewardess, Gina Loasky
  • Ecstasea – ETO, Shaun Norman
  • Emotion – 1st Mate, Andy
  • Equilibrium – Captain, Christopher Hobart
  • Esperanza – First Mate, Steven Walsh
  • Event – Captain, Yvan Erceg
  • Fair Lady – Captain, David Richardson
  • Formosa – Chief Stewardess, Natasha Runciman
  • Formosa – 2nd Stew, Andrea Lampe
  • Galaxy – Master Mariner, Luke Humphries
  • Ganesha – Captain, Alex Pamment
  • Ganesha – Chef, Ian Heseltine
  • Geni – Engineer, Laurent Pinguet
  • Gibian – Captain, Massimo Piani
  • Grace E – Nadia Gordon, Chief Stewardess
  • Hampshire – Chef, Charlotte Saunders
  • Happy Days – Chief Stewardess, Myla Gabagat
  • Harbour Moon – Captain, Nick Simmons
  • Helios II – Captain, Tina Jackson
  • Helix / Megan – Captain, Simon Murrell
  • Hemilea – Captain, Franck Fornier
  • Hera – Captain, Stuart Prendergast
  • Huntress – Captain, Jeffrey Guymon
  • Hyperion – Captain, Daniel Rawlins
  • Integrity – Captain, Brendan Furey
  • Intimis – Captain, Martin Parry
  • Juliet – Captain, Jonathan Allen
  • Juliet – 1st Officer, Jonathan Bayley
  • Juliet – Engineer, Adam Trenoweth
  • Kai – Chef, Joost Dieriekx
  • Karima – Chief Steward, David Weyn
  • Kate – 2nd Captain, Fabio Cali
  • Kokomo – Captain, Adam Painter
  • Kokomo – 1st Officer, Nick
  • Lady Candy – Chief Stewardess, Ramola Young
  • Lady Duvera – Captain, Manuel Avenia
  • Lady Duvera – 1st Mate, Richard
  • Leopard of London – Captain, Chris Sherlock
  • Leopard of London – 1st Officer, Gian Ahluwalia
  • Libertas – Deckhand, Chris Herodotus
  • Little Sat – Captain, Philip Smithson
  • Maraya – Chief Stewardess, Raquel Peixoto
  • Mary A – Captain, Barry Jones
  • Megan – Chef, Morgan
  • Mikado – Captain, James Puckle
  • Mischief – Captain, Will Robinson
  • Mi Sheno – Claire Cuell, Chief Stewardess
  • Mysorah – Captain, Steve Willoughby
  • Mystery – Captain, Daniel Wise
  • Naomis – Captain, Steven McEwan
  • Natita – ETO, Roger Perkis
  • Ocean Victory – Captain, Johannes Rijs
  • Ohana – Captain, Malcolm Jacotine
  • Oxygen II – Captain, Jason Lambe
  • Pacific – Captain, David Broome
  • Pelorus – Head Chef, Daniel
  • Perseus III – Aoife Mulhall, Purser
  • Phryne – Chef, Christopher-Richard Jones
  • Powder Monkey – Captain, Tristan Shore
  • Pumpkin – Captain, Brett Woodford
  • Quiet Man – Chief Stewardess, Becky O’Connor
  • Rahai – Chef, Jackie
  • Rahil – Captain, Paul Knighton
  • Ranger – Captain, Daniel Jackson
  • Rising Sun – Captain, Tore Kjellingland
  • Rose of Kingston – Captain, James Thatcher
  • Ruya – Chief Stewardess, Jaclyn Howes
  • Salperton – Captain, Charlie Rowlands
  • Sarafin – Captain, Benjamin Davitt
  • Sarafsa – Chief Engineer, Derek McIntosh
  • Saudade – Captain, Michael Wilson
  • Scorpion II – Chief Stew, Marinela Botezatu
  • Seahawk – Chef, Johanna Darcangelo
  • SeaQuell – Captain, Leigh Yeoman
  • Sea Raider – Captain, Mark Worman
  • Sea Rose Star – Captain, Pieter van der Westhuizen
  • Skipper – Captain, Soren Christensen
  • Smooth Operator – Captain, Bryn Roberts
  • Song of the Sea – Captain, Damon Moore
  • St.David – Chief Stewardess, Nikolina Malic
  • Sunrays – Captain, Magnus Sundin
  • Sunrays – Chief Stewardess, Meilan Kaiser
  • Supima – Chief Stewardess, Jane Liefeldt
  • Tango – Captain, Dughall Maclachlainn
  • The Snapper – Captain, Sébastien Hennequin
  • This Is Us – Captain, Robin Wynn
  • Turquoise – Captain, Ben Craig Cameron
  • Tylac – Captain, Danny Graham
  • Unfurled – Adam Bateman  
  • Vagabondo – Chief Officer, Gary Spiller
  • Vava – Captain, Glen McDonnell
  • Vicki – Captain, Pieter Ferreira
  • Visione – Engineer, Steven Samuel
  • Vivid Blue – Chef, James
  • Volpini – Chief Officer, Tom Hargrave
  • Wisp – Captain, Guy Haywood
  • You and Me – 1st Officer, Duncan Samson
  • Zazou – Chief Stewardess, Sophie Ackrill

                       

Worldwide

  • Amoha - Relief Capt. Chuck Guest
  • Anna - Capt. Giles Cope
  • Anne & Steve Carson - Ex. Capt & Chef Adela
  • Askari - Capt. Claud Akers & Emma
  • Athena - Ch. Stew Brianna Jamieson & Hd. Chef Sinead Finnigan 
  • Bliss - Ch. Stew Emma Davis
  • Callisto - Administrator Maria Karabova
  • Christopher - Capt. Terry Gould & crew
  • Elandess - Capt. Chris May
  • Endeavour - Eng. Kate Bruce
  • Ethereal - Capt. Andrew Barry
  • Ethereal - Capt. James Turner
  • Germania Nova - Capts. Justin Holvik / John Barden & Laura Barden
  • Ghost Captain. 'Hutch'
  • Hemisphere - Capt. Gavin
  • Janice of Wyomong - Ch. Stew Ali Walker
  • Kokomo - Ch. Stew Jasmin Rutter
  • Koo - Capt. Brendan Crawford 
  • Lady Christina - Capt. Murray
  • Legacy - Capt. 'KP' & Rose
  • Leopard - Capt. Chris Sherlock
  • M5 - Capt. Rocka Romcke
  • Mariette - Capt. Charlie Wroe
  • Nikata - Capt. Tom Brewer
  • Quester - Capt. Michael Yokell
  • Rebecca - Capt. Mike Beardall
  • Sensation - Capt. Jamie Lowe
  • Shamoun - Capt. Charlie Pritchard & Jane McKen
  • Surprise - Capt. Paul Deeth
  • SY Sarissa - 1st Officer Brad
  • This Is Us - Capt. Robin Wynn
  • Titania - Chief Officer Graeme Hampson
  • Triple 8 - Relief Capt. Chuck Guest
  • Twizzle - Capt. Gordon Percy
  • Ultimate Lady - Capt. Tom Francis
  • Vertigo - Capt. Lee Stevenson
  • Vivid - Crew
  • Were Dreams - Capt. Robbie Home   

                                         

Well known professional yacht Captain, and 'Father of the Classic Yacht Regatta', Kenny Coombs, is forever remembered by all, with the legacy he leaves us in this spectacular regatta. Read more about this sailing competition and celebration of traditional boats - The Classic Yacht Regatta...