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Captain Tony Mcgregor

Mr. McGregor, the distinguished Owner and Captain of the illustrious 188 yacht possesses an illustrious career spanning over two decades in the prestigious realm of yachting and sailing. As an esteemed international yachtsman, his remarkable journey has been fortified by the successful completion of numerous rigorous marine training courses, underscoring his unwavering commitment to excellence. These comprehensive courses encompass a diverse range of specialized disciplines within the maritime domain, epitomizing Mr. McGregor's dedication to continuous professional development and his unwavering pursuit of mastery.

Courses Completed:

Coastal navigation
VHF radio course
Level 2 sailing

Advanced Powerboat
Competent crew course
Survival at sea course

First Officer Eugene Power

From his formative years as a young sea scout, Eugene has cultivated an extraordinary journey in sailing and yachting, encompassing multiple decades of unparalleled experience. His profound expertise and unrivaled mastery of the craft position him as the quintessential authority in navigating the high seas. With Eugene at the helm, our crew entrusts him with the majority of the sailing responsibilities, acknowledging his remarkable leadership qualities and fostering an unwavering sense of confidence within our ranks. His remarkable ability to inspire and guide the team ensures a harmonious and seamless sailing experience, as Eugene's seasoned presence radiates a profound sense of assurance and competence.

Courses Completed:

Coastal navigation
Level 2 sailing

Advanced Powerboat
Competent crew course

Navigator Andrew Heeney

Andrew, our youngest crew member, embarked upon his sailing journey at the tender age of 13, demonstrating a remarkable affinity for the sea. Despite his youth, Andrew possesses an extensive repertoire of experience in the realm of yachting, making him an invaluable asset to our team. Beyond his contributions as an integral member of our crew, Andrew serves as the creative mastermind behind all the captivating videos and captivating content showcasing the essence of The 188. His profound passion for the water is truly boundless, evident in his exhilarating pursuits such as wakeboarding off the stern of the yacht and fearlessly navigating the wake of The 188 aboard his personal jet ski. Andrew's profound connection to the ocean serves as a testament to his genuine happiness and unwavering contentment, solidifying his role as a spirited and indispensable member of our crew.

Courses Completed:

Coastal navigation
Level 2 Powerboat

Water Safety

Coasteering Course

First Aid

VHF Radio Course

Bosun Liam Flynn

Liam Flynn, an esteemed individual with an extensive background in boating, currently serves as the Front of House at the renowned Black Forge Inn establishment owned by Tony's Son Conor Mcgregor. With a wealth of experience in owning various boats and ribs, Liam brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the crew. His exceptional presence enhances every outing, infusing it with an elevated level of enjoyment, as his unwaveringly positive mindset radiates throughout the experience.

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