Captain Monique Mills
Yacht: 46' Bavaria"My Mistress"
Founder of Making Waves Sailing, Captain, Explorer and Ocean Citizen
Ambassador to The 5 Gyres Institute
RYA Yachtmaster and PADI diver 300+ dives
Monique captains My Mistress through the Windward Islands of the southern Caribbean Sea, island hopping her guests between Grenada and Martinique.
Her mission is adventuring the seas, exploring above and below the waves, collecting data for science based ocean conservation initiatives. As the founder of Making Waves Sailing and an ambassador to the 5 Gyres Institute. Monique’s commitment to conservation is inspiring. She is always keen to share her enthusiasm by guiding her guests underwater. You will appreciate her humour along with a good dose of hearty and healthy cooking. She is also available for public speaking engagements.
Learn more about this ocean soul at : http://puregrenada.com/blog/15-questions-with-monique-mills-from-making-waves-sailing/#sthash.evnDQ5IQ.dpuf
Region: Windward Islands, West Indies. Grenada, Carriacou, Petite Martinique, Union Island, Tobago Cays, Petite St Vincent, St Lucia, Martinique.
Captain Michele Francescini
Yacht: 47’ Catana Catamaran “iCan”
Michele’s passion for sailing began more than 40 years, starting as a child. Last year alone, he sailed over 8000 nautical miles. Michele’s attention to detail and experience make him a sailing guru. He is truly at one with the ocean, both sailing on the water and under the water. Michele will amaze with his free diving skills and miraculous breathe holding at depth. Whoever wants to relax and discover one of the most beautiful places on this planet or enhance sailing skills will find iCan the perfect environment and a tranquil host and confident coach. “The boat is my home, where I want everything to be enjoyable.”
Region: 2017/2018: Aruba to Colombia, Colombia, San Blas Islands and Bocas del Toro, Panama.
Captain, RYA Certified and Ocean Citizen
A seasoned Captain, Selwyn is a local Grenadian who has explored every bit of the Windwards Islands – both on land and on sea. He is a true lover of nature, and a dedicated conservationist. We are delighted anytime Selwyn is on board, and learn much from his skillful sailing, extensive experience and incredible wisdom. When the Captain speaks, we listen!
Region: Windward Islands, Caribbean Sea of West Indies
Guest of Honour, Captain, Gentleman, Story Teller and Ocean Citizen.
Robert is a man of the world and a self-professed, strictly warm-water sailor. He has traveled for work and pleasure to more than 58 countries around the world, and has visited some of the planet’s most remote regions, including distant areas of China, Madagascar, Ecuador, and the Canadian Arctic. Having grown up in a quiet mining town in Canada, Robert’s dreams of global adventure began taking shape at a young age. He’s fulfilled those dreams, and lives now to share his tales. Robert’s mind is a living encyclopaedia filled with thousands of years of history – both human mankind and geological! An evening with Robert is a truly marvelous and unforgettable experience!