Marco, 38 years old, he has always loved the sea. In 2004 he decided to leave the life on the solid ground in order to make waves in the sea and travel around the world.
On board of his Easy (First 47) he choosed to sail till Asia. During his trip he knew many friends and he has lived among Thailand, Indonesia and Australia since 3 years.
In his "freetime" he takes part in long regattas such as the MSR, Giraglia, ARC, SH.
He has already covered 70000 miles along the Ocean. He is a professional skipper and he loves discover new routes and populations.
Marco loves all the sports, above all diving (DIVEMASTER SSI) , tennis, ski, race bikes.
He loves travel and get in touch with different cultures. In the last years he spend a lot of time in the southern Asian countries.
Certificates and courses list:
MCA Master 200gt Unlimited/OOW 500gt
MCA/AEC Approval Engine Course certificate
MCA/RYA VHF SRC certificate
MCA/STCW95 basic trainings
MCA/Professional Practices and Responsibilities certificate
MCA/RYA Radar certificate
ISAF/YA approved Offshore Personal Survival Course
MCA/ENG1 medical fitness certificate
Italian license sail and power 24 mt unlimited nm
SY Shark 50 – Swan 68 – Sydney 47 Skipper/crew
Lombok, Indonesia, to Phuket, Thailand, Shark 50, skipper
Auckland to Sydney, Swan 68, crew (Sydney-Hobart race boat)
Hobart to Sydney, Sydney 47, crew (Sydney-Hobart race boat)
SY Aspiration 1st Mate
Maintenance and cruising one of the most beautiful boat. Swan 86
Charter-Delivery-Boat service for Dream Yacht Charter Thailand and Elite Yachting Asia.
SY Cochiel Skipper
Boat set up, skipper and maintenance on a 50 ft. sailing yacht cruising South of France, Corse and Sardinia with guest on board.
MSY Minico 1st Mate
Delivery of a 85 ft. MotorSailor Yacht from Thailand to Australia with 2 months cruising Papua New Guinea Islands with guests on board.
Setting up the boat for a long passage, arranging crew visas, guests transfers, planning and organizing the route, daily check and maintenance of yacht parts (engine, sails, electronic equipment, etc..), day and night watches.
Charter Catamaran Skipper
Skipper and maintenance on a 50 ft. Aluminium Australian Catamaran based in Phuket, Thailand, chartered around Andaman Sea Thailand Islands.