Captain: Ruben Cuartas
Captain - Rubn Cuartas
Rubns love of the sea and open spaces led naturally into a career in yachting, where since 2000 he has logged over 110 000 nautical miles at sea in a large variety of vessels. He loves nothing more than sharing his love of all things nautical with his guests, and is always happy to teach those on board a new sailing trick!
Previous yachts: 65 S/Y Mary Blue III, 64, S/Y Saliar, 147 S/Y Aiglon, 66 S/Y Zafira
Licenses and Certificates: RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean, 200 GT Sail & Motor with commercial and STCW endorsement, Certificate STCW '95 Basic Safety Training, Certificate STCW '95 Survival Crafts and Rescue Boats other than Fast Rescue Boats, Certificate STCW '95 Medical Care, Dinghy, Keel-boat, Multi-hull & Windsurf Instructor, PADI Open Water Diver
Rubn speaks: Spanish, English
Hobbies: Golf, skiing, trekking, travel, space and new technologies
Chef / Stewardess: Mara Rimada
Chef Maras passion for food is unparalled; before joining the yachting industry she ran her own highly successful restaurant for 5 years, and she is never happier than when she is cooking, either using traditional recipes or inventing new ones! Never limited in her ideas, Marias comprehensive range of cuisine takes in everything from Spanish, Italian and Greek dishes to Thai and sushi.
Previous yachts: 65 S/Y Mary Blue III, 64 S/Y Saliar, 147 S/Y Aiglon, 66 S/Y Zafira, 58 M/Y Ereba
Licences and qualifications: Bachelors Degree in Psychology (Oviedo University)
Mara speaks: Spanish and English
Hobbies: Sailing, Salmon and trout angling, trekking, golf, skiing, discovering new places and cultures, food and music.