Captain: Paul Johnson
Paul has sailed all around the world, from the East Coast of the states, to the Caribbean and the South Pacific. You can rest assured you will be taken on an unbelievable adventure.
Paul was born in the UK and grew up sailing and racing boats since the age of four. He was brought up dingy sailing and successfully campaigned many highly competitive seasons in dinghy classes. It seems only natural with such a love for the ocean that Paul wanted to obtain further qualifications to match his experience and establish a career as a captain. Since then, Paul has been captaining boats for 17 years in the UK, Pacific, East Coast USA, and all over the Caribbean. One of the highlights was winning Best in Show at the British Virgin Islands charter yacht show in 2011. With this vast knowledge, he is sure to take you on a unique sailing adventure!
Having studied Watersports Activity Leadership at Falmouth Marine School and holding his MCA Yacht-Master Offshore, you can rest assured that you will be in good hands no matter where your sailing adventures might take you. His passion for watersports can provide unique assistance in diving, wakeboarding, tubing, and snorkeling.
Chef/Mate: Amanda Hyatt
Hailing from Virginia Beach, VA, Amanda was born and raised by the sea, and introduced to the water at an early age at her grandparents lake house and also sailing the Chesapeake on her uncle’s sloop. This inspired her to take to a life on the sea after college brought her to Florida. She has spent the last five years working on sailing catamarans, which have taken her from the U.S. East Coast, across the Atlantic, through the Med, and feeling at home in ports all across the Caribbean. All the while she developed her love of cooking and refined her culinary knowledge a few years back at the Ashburton Chef’s Academy in Devon, England.
She is passionate about healthy and delicious meals, trying to source only the best ingredients from local and organic sources. Her creative flair is always present working with what is available to provide comforting, wholesome, and satisfying fare with island infusions, and exciting flavors from different parts of the world. With knowledge of vegan and raw food traditions, stepping out of the box is easy for her to do. Although, catering traditional meals in a nutritious and delicious way is what she enjoys best!
As a PADI Rescue Diver, and watersports enthusiast, Amanda loves to encourage her guests in the water be it snorkeling, paddleboarding, wakeboarding, or kayaking! Her kind and gentle demeanor makes it easy for her to understand what guests need and want to make their vacation exemplary, all while they relax onboard in between unforgettable meals, sunsets, and their favorite sundowners!
Stewardess: Rosie Yaselli
Born to a Venezuelan and English multilingual family Rosie spent her early years living in Venezuela before later growing up in England. She’s fluent in both English and Spanish and loves to dabble in French and Greek also.
Rosie completed her degree in International Hospitality Management from Plymouth University where her passion for the industry and water sports was born.
Her 14 years’ experience has seen her running hotels around Europe before taking her skills to yachting.
Rosie has an attention to detail like no other and has a habit of making any space inviting and beautiful wherever she goes but she will particularly dazzle you with her master mixology skills, and have you trying her infamous world renowned pina coladas in no time.
With numerous Caribbean charter seasons under her belt combined with her love for the ocean, her extraordinary cocktail making skills and her friendly disposition you can feel safe in the knowledge that she knows how to deliver quality service with a smile.
Mate: Andrés Ruvertoni
Born in Uruguay, Andrew started sailing at the age of eight in Optimist and then moved on to Laser and several one design boats with the years. With his passion for racing in Dinghy he competed in several regional championships finishing in top positions. J70 and interest in ORC class racing came over the last 8 years racing in the South Atlantic Rolex circuit in Punta del Este. Thus, In the past years he sailed in foiling Waszp, F18, 29er, 49er and several fast boats. In 2020 his interest fell into cruise sailing, thats when he decided to sail in the Balearic Islands and get the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore license.
Raised every summer in Punta del Este since the age of one his mother initiated him in watersports such as ski, monoski and wakeboard.
Last but not least, his passion for the human body and learning from his father to treat people with the best care available in the country he founds himself in 4th year of Med school. So have no doubt that he will bring the warmest human attention to everyone that comes on board.