Yacht Charter RISK & REWARD By Westport
Her voluminous layout offers something for every charter guest, making her an ideal choice for large groups or families. Her shallow draft is perfect for navigating the waters and islands of the Bahamas.
RISK & REWARD accommodates 8 guests in 4 staterooms, including a master suite and a VIP stateroom.
Her enthusiastic and active crew looks forward to showing guests the best the Bahamas has to offer
Captain Brent Marks has spent his entire life at sea and is a very capable and responsible leader of the charter team. He has over 13 years super yacht experience, 7 of which have been dedicated specifically to Westports! Traveling the world by water, Brent has been in command of vessels cruising the Seven Seas and beyond. Guest and crew safety is always Captain Brent's primary focus, other responsibilities include navigation, planning and organizing charters, accounting and managing the crew. Since crossing the Atlantic 4 times Captain Brent has many tales about his extensive experience cruising around rare and exciting islands and exclusive marinas. Brent calls South Florida home and welcomed a beautiful baby girl into his family in 2016! You may find Brent hitting the green for a game of golf or out fishing after a days work. Captain Brent looks forward to welcoming you onboard and will ensure you will have an unforgettable and flawless experience in his care.
Stevie has been at sea since he was old enough to swim. Naturally he already has a great deal of relevant nautical skills and experience and now wishes to apply these to super yachting. He will run all deck side activities and is the safety officer onboard. In his capable hands water-sports and tender rides ashore are fun and exhilarating. His care and maintenance of the deck equipment ensures everything you need to have fun and relax is in hand and the yacht is always kept in ship shape perfection. Stevie is a superb surfer and spends his free time catching the best waves in Florida and the Bahamas. Stevie also excels at fishing, his prize catch so far is a 100 pound Black Grouper! Now enjoy a cocktail and relax as Stevie plans your next fishing excursion or perfect beach day.
Timo has been committed to the culinary arts from a young age. He started collecting recipes and creating meals for his family and friends before attending the Institute of Tourism Studies in Malta and earning his Advanced Diploma in Culinary Arts. As a proud member of 'ChefMalta' Timo travels world wide representing his country in international team and individual competitions very successfully. Certified Level 2 in the WSET (Wine and Spirit Education Trust) program, Timo is confident he can produce the perfect dish to pair with any wine. Food is a passion for Timo, he specializes in Mediterranean cuisine, light and nutritious dinning with an emphasis on fresh fish, seafood, pastries and desserts. He has served onboard many famous motor and sail yachts and is highly experienced and regarded as a supreme chef at sea. Timo has the ability to adapt to any style of culinary desire requested, as proven by compliments he receives from his multinational guests. He also has a hidden talent as an actor in Maltese movies and theater and enjoys playing billiards, catching up on the latest documentaries or discovering a hidden-gem restaurant in his spare time! Discuss your ideas, preferences and gastronomic fantasies with Chef Timo and he will be sure to wow you!
Languages: Fluent Maltese, Italian, English, Basic French & Spanish
Before venturing from her home country of Canada, Bonnie discovered a love of the ocean, mountains and the great outdoors. This passion, accompanied by her extensive hospitality experience, led her to began her yachting career 7 years ago in Nice, France. Following 6 successful seasons cruising around the Mediterranean Bonnie headed to Florida, bringing her bright excitement for travel and 'customer is king' service mentality onboard. Certified in WSET Level 3, she is prepared to suggest a wine to accompany any meal, and is very skilled at creating many different cocktails and mocktails. Recently winning first place in the FLIBS cocktail competition, she will ensure you always have a delicious beverage in hand. Bonnie will welcome you onboard with her bright bubbly personality, with a flair for organization, attention to detail and meticulous pampering of guests. She spends her free time SUP Boarding, reading a good book or on the trampoline! Bonnie will have great fun entertaining children and adults alike, especially when water sports are mentioned!
Deck/Stew Kelly Pullen South Africa
After completing her Cambridge High School qualification, Kelly set out to broaden her horizons and travel the world. Her love of fitness and the ocean brings an outstanding quality to our water sports and deck department, which plays a major role in her young yachting career. Kelly has a positive, outgoing personality and has always been active, competing nationally in gymnastics and having an avid interest in dancing and swimming. Her love for animals has led to a passion for photography and videography, where she has devoted a lot of her time into pursuing and investing in the latest equipment. So don't be shy to pose for a photo as Kelly captures memories of your trip for you to cherish. When not exploring new heights you may find Kelly in the galley experimenting with culinary ideas or the fine art of cake decorating!