Coastal & Offshore ASIAN YACHTMASTERS Certificate Holders

AY Coastal Yachtmasters

Looking for a skipper? - Try contacting some of our qualified Coastal & Offshore Asian Yachtmasters certificate holders, that are usually looking at furthering their professional sailing careers. This page is also used by many foreign corporations to verify AY Coastal and Offshore Yachtmasters - International Certificate's of Competency for insurance and employment purposes.

AY Offshore Yachtmasters

Dwayne Turpin

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 6171 (31st March 2019)
Telephone:
+66 937538457
Date of Birth: 18/11/1965
Country: Australia
Email: dwayne@trippinturpins.com
Postal Address:
C/O Phuket Cruising Yacht Club, Ao Chalong, Phuket, Thailand
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster - Sailing Yacht and Motor Yacht (up to 25m L.O.A.) GPS navigation only
Certificates Held:
Marine radio, First Aid, Dive master and Australian Coxswain licence's

Elizabeth (Libby) Boyd

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 1593 (10th Feb 2017)
Telephone: Thailand +66 63 391 6896
Date of Birth: 15th July 1984
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: Euterpe101@hotmail.com
Postal Address: 27/51 Moo 8, Tambon Chalong, Amphur Muang, Phuket, 83130 Thailand.
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster - Sailing Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A) - Practical & Theory Instructor
Certificates Held: RYA Yachtmaster Offshore, RYA Cruising Instructor, RYA Senior Dinghy Instructor, STCW

Robin Douglas Taylor

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 1133 (08 June 2014)
Telephone: Thailand +66 89 9090900
Date of Birth: 6th July 1959
Country: Australia
E-mail: topslmarine@gmail.com
Postal Address: 58/20. Moo 7, Soi Prakoabkit, Bahn Sai Huan, Rawai, Meung. Phuket. 83130. Thailand.
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster - Sailing & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A) - Offshore Practical & Theory Instructor
Certificates Held: IYT Sea Safety, Fire Fighting, First Aid BST 3604
IYT VHF Radio Operator – VHF 8445
International Yacht Training – Master of Yachts 200 Tons OF 3311
International Yacht Training – Sailing Instructor IBSI 004
Marine Dept Thailand – First Class Helmsman 51-54-067B

Having logged well over 100,000 nautical miles, Rob has extensive skippering experience in the Austral-Asian region, as well as Indian Ocean crossings. Including a variety of racing yachts at major Asian regattas and charter boats in and around SE and East Asian waters over the past 20 years. Also available on a part time basis for delivery's or regional skipper work.

Matthew McGrath

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 7970 (12 November 2013)
Telephone: USA 2032275763 Thailand (66) 089 587 1862
Date of Birth: 9 July 1970
Country: USA
E-mail: mmcgrath2@hotmail.com
Postal Address: 9 Plum Tree Lane, Westport, CT 06880
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster - Sailing & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A) GPS navigation only
Certificates Held: Masters Degree in Maritime Studies, St. Andrews University, Scotland
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

Upgraded from Coastal Yachtmaster (29 May 2008) after completing 8000+ mile delivery on a 60ft cat from East coast USA, through the Panama Canal and across the Pacific, to end up in Phuket, Thailand. Matt has extensive sailing experience aboard 100ft+ schooners to off the beach catamarans. He has skippered a variety of racing yachts at major Asian regattas and charter boats in and around Malaysian and Thai waters over the last 10 years. Also available on a part time basis for delivery's or regional skipper work.

Brent Mcinnes

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 1685 (05 November 2013)
Hand phone: +66 862697138
Date of Birth: 05 June 1961
Country: Australia
Email: no_fixed_address2003@yahoo.com.au
Postal Address: 59/3 Moo 9 Chaofa Rd, Chalong Phuket 83130, Thailand
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster - Sailing & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A.) GPS navigation only

Certificates Held: Coxwains Ticket, Radio Operaters Licence, First Aid Certificate, Waterways authorised boat operator, Australian Jet Ski licence.

Michael Armstrong

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 2733 (25 May 2013)
Telephone: Australia +61243655023 Malaysia HP +601116993221
Date of Birth: 03 July 1964
Country: Australia
Email: yachtcapricorn@yahoo.com.au
Postal Address: 34 Bandalong Rd, Holgate, NSW 2250
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster - Sailing & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A.) GPS navigation only
AY Theory & Practical Instructor

Mike has skippered a variety of racing yachts at major Asian regattas and extensively cruised Asian waters on his own 50ft yacht Capricorn. Also available on a part time basis for delivery's or regional skipper work.

James (Jim) Ellis

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 0042 (02 October 2006)
E-mail: jimremington@yahoo.com
Country: Canadian
Date of Birth: 17 April 57
Postal Address: PO Box 78, Phuket 83000, Thailand.
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sailing & Motor Yacht (up to 40m L.O.A.)
Endorsement: Offshore Yachtmaster Practical Instructor
Contact Telephone No: Thailand 66 1 088 2955 and Malaysia 60 13 6300701

Jim has completed over 50,000 miles (20,000 as skipper) and been sailing professionally for 15+ years. He specialises in yacht deliveries and has his own 12.9 m Sparkman and Stephens designed charter yacht, Remington built in Italy in 1971. The classic lines and light displacement ensure magnificent sailing in the gentle winds of S.E. Asia can be viewed at: http://www.sail-remington.com/

Rommel De Jesus Arroyo

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 1824 (12 August 2007)
E-mail: romel85@yahoo.com and romel85@yahoo.com
Country: Philippines
Date of Birth: Sept. 24, 1968
Postal Address: c/o S.Y. IRVMIREN Raffles Marina, Singapore.
Certificates Held: Major Patron #001290, Phil. Water Nav. Cert. MIA Certify
Basic Safety Course, Cert.# 20-0160, reg. #BSC-0160-00
PPCDL, Singapore, R/M,18/2001, S/NO. 0184
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sailing Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A.)
Endorsement: Offshore Yachtmaster Practical Instructor
Contact Telephone No: +65 94712285

Rommel has extensive sailing and yacht racing experience in the SE and East Asian region since 1993. Clocking up over 40,000 nm. More recently from 2005 - 07 he skippered a Swann 68 from Singapore to the Mediteranean and back again.

Dionisio A Castillo Jr (Johnny)

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 1963 (10 January 2007)
E-mail: merlieabp2@hotmail.com
Country: Philippines
Date of Birth: 18 May 1963
Postal Address: 358-0 San Antonio TDO, Manila
Certificates Held: Basic Sea Safety (Hong Kong)
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sail & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A.)
Coastal Yachtmaster Theory and Practical Instructor
Contact Telephone No: +63 09159901389

Since an early age Johnny has extensive sailing experience in SE Asia especially between the Philippines and Hong Kong. More recently he has been involved with delivering and crewing on Frank Pong's fleet of racing boats, logging up more than 50,000 nautical miles in and around the SE Asian region.

Stephen Hatchett

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 4545 (06 October 2006)
E-mail: hatcheee@loxinfo.co.th
Country: Thailand
Date of Birth: 04 Dec 1955 Perth, Western Australia
Postal Address: 58/8 Moo 7, Ban Sai Yuan, Rawai, Phuket 83101
Certificates Held: Mount Lawley Teachers College - “Diploma of Teaching”
Department Labour & Industries W.A. – “Certificate of Competency Rigger”
Professional Association Diving Instructors –“Medic First Aid Instructor”
Professional Association Diving Instructors - “Master Scuba Diver Trainer”
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sail & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A.)
Coastal Yachtmaster Theory and Practical Instructor
Contact Telephone No: 66 76 388 063
Hand phone / Mobile : 66 81 9706314

Steve holds a number of PADI diving certificates including Nitrox and Gas Blending Instructor Certificates. He has delivered yachts from Australia to Thailand and across the Indian Ocean to Europe and back. Presently operating charter boats and involved with teaching boat handling skills and diving instruction in Phuket, Thailand

James Wilmot (Capt Sparrow)

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 9999 (21 April 2006)
E-mail: jamiewilmot@bigpond.com

Country: Australia
Date of Birth: 17-3-53
Certificates Presently Held: Sea Safety and Radio Proficiency
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sail & Motor Yacht (up to 30m L.O.A.)

Endorsements: Coastal Practical and Theory Instructor
Postal Address: 48 Bilwara Ave, Bilgola Plateau 2107, Australia
Telephone: +612 99732621 & +61403189237

As sailing master and tactician Jamie is responsible for many victories around the world in the top flight racing classes. Including Sydney-Hobart Races, One design world titles and closer to home won several President's Cup's in the Philippines and a massive five King's Cup titles since 1995. There are just to many to mention here but as a professional sailor he is available to perform these roles on serious racing campaigns anywhere in the world.

Ervin B. Celoso

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 0606 (March 2006)
E-mail: mavicrz@attglobal.net
Country: Philippines
Date of Birth: June 6, 1964
Certificates Presently Held:
IDESS - Basic Safety Training - 13 July 1996 Certificate of Completion BSTC-0079-96
AYF Safety and Sea Survival - 14 July 2002 Certificate of Competence No 1613
Republic of the Philippines - Maritime Industry Authority - Seafarers' Identification and Record Book (SIRB) No.1342714 Valid till 20 Feb 2011
Philippine Sailing Association - Radio/Marine Permit - Certificate of Competence
Dept of Transport and Communications - Special Radiotelehone Operator (SROP FB) - Registration No. 06-SROP-2234 - SN - 0006555
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sail & Motor Yacht (up to 40m L.O.A.)
Special Conditions: GPS navigation only
Contact Telephone No: 632-819-0251
Telephone: 63-917-813-3686
Fax No: 632-815-3477

Ervin has skippered a Swann 67 and Swann 80 for the same owner including delivery trips from the manufacturer in Finland to the Philippines. Both boats have been extensively raced in Europe and SE Asia. Voyages to Australia for the Hamilton Island Race Week and fitting a new keel make up an extensive and outstanding sailing career.

Abd Malek Osman

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 7777 (Feb 2006)
AY Coastal Yachtmaster # 7777 (Aug 2002)
E-mail: sarungsailor@hotmail.com
Country: Malaysia
Date of Birth: 10.02.65
Contact Telephone No: 04 - 9552032
Handphone: 012 - 4707756
Certificates Held:
Padi Dive Instructor
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sail & Motor Yacht (up to 20m L.O.A.)
Special Conditions: GPS navigation only

Delivery Skipper & crew. After crossing the Indian Ocean on a 40ft ketch then up the Red Sea to the Mediterranean, Malek qualified to become a Coastal Yachtmaster in Aug 2002. Further delivery trips from Langkawi across the South China Sea to Miri in Sarawak resulted. Then after crewing on a delivery from Capetown, South Africa to Langkawi, Malaysia on a new 44 ft catamaran he has served as full time skipper onboard for the past few years based in Langkawi. Qualified for Offshore Yachtmaster (Feb 2006)

IWAYAN SUWARTA

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 1162
Dated: 24 March 2004
I.C. No: K443094
E-mail: faroz3@hotmail.com
Business Name: Freda Marine (M) Sdn. Bnd.
Country: Indonesia
Date of Birth: 31 Aug 1968
Telephone/Fax : +60 6 6462340
Handphone: 019 3256827
Certificates Held: Local Mate Trade / Class 5
Present Rating: Offshore Yachtmaster Sail & Motor Yacht (up to 40m L.O.A.)
Special Conditions: GPS navigation only

Originally from Bali, Wayan has logged over 50,000 nm in Austral Asian waters as skipper and crew on a number of famous privately owned sailing and motor yachts over the years. He is presently the captain on a 80ft Malaysian owned Sunseeker that is used extensively on the west coast of the peninsula.

Huzaizi Adeq

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 6828
17 Lorong Petula
42000 Port Klang, Selangor
Malaysia
Phone: 03-3661300
Fullname: Mohd. Huzaizi bin Mohd. Ghazali
Completed 7000 nm Ocean Passage from Malaysia to Turkey on 65ft yacht Waterwitch April - Aug 98
Presently skippers Sir Richards 100 Year old classic yacht Evelene.
Delivery Skipper & crew, Offshore Yachtmaster, Sailor

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Ariffin (Finn) Bin Abdul Aziz

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 6827
Coastal Yachtmaster Practical Instructor
Yacht Delivery and Charter Skipper
P/O Box 2
Kuah 07000
Pulau langkawi
Malaysia
Phone: +6-019-3998570
HQ Ph/ Fax: +6-06-6477701
E-mail: masterfin@hotmail.com
Completed 7000 nm Ocean Passage from Malaysia to Turkey on 65ft yacht Waterwitch April - Aug 98. Having gained extensive experience in SE Asian waters and clocking over 100,000 nautical sea miles to date he can quite often be found at the popular tourist destinations during the season on both coasts of the Kra Peninsula.
Delivery Skipper & crew, Coastal Yachtmaster Practical Instructor

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Datuk Azhar Mansor - Jalur Gemilang

AY Offshore Yachtmaster # 2299
Jalur Gemilang
Lot 2 Block 1
Awana Langkawi
07000 Langkawi, Kedah
Malaysia
Phone: 04-9553315, Fax: 04-9522104
E-mail: azharmoc@tm.net.my
Azhar has successfully completed a solo Circumnavigation on the new west-east course from Langkawi Malaysia on his specially built 50ft yacht Jalur Gemilang.
More info on Datuk Azhar's circumnavigation
Recognition by AsianYachting
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Capt. Marty (Martins) Rijkuris

AY Offshore Yachtmaster Examiner # 3996
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore # 3152
AYF Yachtmaster Offshore # 0126
Master Class V (Trading) # 1995
A308 PD Perdana Condo Resort
Batu 5 1/2 Jln Pantai
Port Dickson 71050
Negri Sembilan
Malaysia
Phone / Fax: +6-06-6477701
Handphone: +6-016-2714134
E-mail: captmarty@asianyachting.com
Website: http://AsianYachting.com
Delivery Skipper & crew, Examiner, Instructor, Journalist, Offshore Yachtmaster, Publications, Sailor

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Capt Zulkefli Abdullah (Zul)

AY Offshore Yachtmaster Instructor (Motor Yacht M.Y.) # 8744
No. 110, Jalan Tun Sambanthan
Taman Sri Andalas
41200 Klang
Selangor D.E.
Malaysia
Date of Birth: 04th December 1953
Certificates Held: Class 1 (Master Mariner), United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Graduate Diploma in Business (Shipping), Australia.
Master of Business Administration (Maritime management)
Present Rating: Manager, International Transportation & Distribution.
E-mail: mohdzba@pc.jaring.my

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Bryce Rasmussen

AY Offshore Yachtmaster #9751
Date of Birth: 09-07-1951
AMSA Master Class V. Commercial
M.E.D. II
H/P in Thailand +66 812731723
Australia +61 416975095
E-Mail: asiapacsail@yahoo.co.au
Address: 47 Cater Cres. Sussex Inlet 2054, NSW Australia
Shipwright, Rigger, Survey, Power & Sail Delivery, Seismic Chase Boat Coordinator, Offshore Yachtmaster Instructor

Lyndon V. Robeso

AY Offshore Yachtmaster #2195
Date of Birth: 11 Feb 1965
Place of Birth: Gahit, Cataingan, Masbate, Philippines
Tel Numbers: +632 8619889 or +852 94904373
Email: lynroval@hotmail.com
Mailing Address: #83 Lakasbisig St. Purok 1
Block 4 Bayanan
Muntinlupa City
Metro Manila
Philippines
Delivery Skipper & crew, Coastal Yachtmaster Practical Instructor

Victor N. Rutor (Boyet)

AY Offshore Yachtmaster #0421
Date of Birth: 04 Sept 1964
Place of Birth: Manila
Address: B3 L13 Norway St. Barcelona Ph.2,
Imus Cavite, Philippines. 4103
Telephone: +63-46-8757723 (Home)
Cell Phone: +63-9184645640 (Phil)
Cell Phone: +6-0142576490 (Malaysia)
E-Mail: vnboyetrutor@gmail.com

Delivery Skipper & crew, Coastal Yachtmaster Practical Instructor. Victor has extensive experience in SE & East Asian waters as well as on megayachts in the Mediterranean. Examined and upgraded to skipper 30m vessels (June 2007)

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