Mark has been sailing since childhood. Being brought up in close proximity to the River Hamble and the Solent much time was spent being involved with sailing and water sports.
Mark is a qualified and fully endorsed RYA YACHTMASTER . He has many years of experience in both tidal and non tidal maritime areas and has made two trans Atlantic crossings.
Mark has lived in Barcelona for over twenty years and is familiar with both the city and its environs. He speaks fluent English and Spanish, and Catalan on conversational level. Local knowledge is a key part of competent skippering and Mark is certainly up to speed with local conditions as well as cultural must sees, bars restaurants and night spots.
Christian is a keen sailor and skipper with experience both from yachting in these waters and Scotland, Hebrides and Ireland. In his youth, he sailed tallships ("Georg Stage") and has sailed WW (world-wide) in the merchant navy as a deckhand. In the 80's, whilst serving in the Royal Danish Navy, he had fun teasing the ailing Soviet navy in the Baltic Sea.
Christian is often crewing with Mark on destination and incentive tours, but occasionally also on the shorter tours.
Christian is a Danish viking and has been living in Barcelona for 10+ years. Speaks fluent Danish and English, and Spanish on conversational level. He is our webmaster and IT savvy, and has created this webpage. Apart from this, he's also organising guided motorcycle tours, randomly drops out of perfectly good aeroplanes and cooks a mean Thai curry.