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Spyros Krotsis started sailing from an early age and has been involved in the yachting industry since 1995. Professional skipper and captain since 1996. Sailing athlete. International Yacht Training Instructor. Divemaster, kitesurfer, rock climber and more…

Language: Greek (native), English (fluent) and some Italian

Spilios Kordos was born and raised in Aigio, a small coastal town located in Western Greece by the Corinthian golf. He soon fell in love with the ocean and moved to Paros Island where he became a Diving Instructor and Sailing Instructor. Some years later he moved to the breathtaking Cayman Islands in the Caribbean working as a training manager for International Yacht Training and for several PADI dive schools. Today we are lucky to have him in our team.

Language: Greek (native), English (fluent), French (basic)

Irodion (Dakis) Ioannidis started competing in 1996. He is competing as a captain in offshore races since 1998. Has in his assets thousands of racing miles and tens of excellences. Graduate of the Hellenic’s Sailing Federation, Offshore Sailing Instructor & Coach School, authorized by the General Secretariat of Ministry of Culture and Sport. International Yacht Training Instructor.

Language: Greek (native) and some English

Stefanos Kyrligkitsis started sailing at the age of 8 years old and really quickly, the ocean became part of his life. He was a sailing athlete from 2004 to 2014.Now he is a professional skipper and at the same time he is studying archaeology at Ioannina University. His enthusiasm, his love and respect for sea has made him a great skipper.

Language: Greek (native), English (fluent), German (advanced)

Vasilis Diamantis was born and raised in Aigio, a small coastal town by the Corinthian golf. He is a charismatic skipper with a great knowledge of the secrets that Greek seas hold, like detecting secluded beaches all around Greece. If you are lucky to have him as your captain you will immediately realize that he can become a trustful and beloved friend, satisfying your all your requests.  Vasilis holds the Yachtmaster Offshore  and STCW certificates and combined with his experience, you know you are in safe hands.

Language: Greek (native), English (fluent)

Manuel was born in Trieste of Italy, a city by the sea with a great sailing tradition. At the age of nine he begun to sail and since then he never left his love, the ocean. He participated in a lot of races while he was working as a sailing instructor and skipper. As a skipper he has great experience in Italian, Dalmatian coast, Ionian and Aegean sea. Six years ago he left his hometown with his 7 meter sailing boat and travel to Turkey and then Greece where he lives permanently the last four years.

Language: Italian (native), Greek (fluent), English (advanced)

Sergio Cherezov started sailing from an early age and has been involved in the yachting industry since 2004. Being a professional skipper and captain since 2009 he has great experience in both sailing and power vessels. Sergio is also a Sailing Instructor for International Yacht Training.

Language: Russian (native), Greek (fluent), English (advanced), German (basic)

Pantelis Lavdas was born and raised in Athens, Greece. He is originally from Andros and Chios islands. He grew up with a great love for the nature and the ocean. Pantelis is very skillful craftsman and he has made everything from jewelry to wooden chalets in the mountains. His 20 years of experience in the filming and advertising industry have developed his innovation and creativity. He has a passion for cooking and enjoys meeting new people. Pantelis has a 6 year old son named Orion.

Languages: Greek (native), English (fluent)

Akis Kosionis was born and raised in Patras Greece. From a very young age he fell in love with the ocean and he got engaged with many different water activities such as scuba diving, sailing and fishing. His great passion for his job makes him a valuable asset for our customers and we are lucky to have him in our team.

Languages: Greek (native), English (basic)

Spyros Dervisopoulos started yachting at a young age, in 1998. He has been a professional skipper since 2002. He loves his job and he always does his best so that the clients have a marvelous time at sea. When he is not skippering you will find him doing kite surfing or scuba diving.

Languages: Greek (native), English (advanced), Italian (basic)

Stergios Kourtellas passion for learning has seen him undertake many demanding situations, whether it was a boat transfer that no one wanted to take on, or the rescue of damaged and not under command boats, or dealing with the panicked crew which has lost the vessel’s control due to the extreme weather conditions. Stergios has trained hard to become a capable captain and so far he has accomplished every task he set out to achieve.

Languages: Greek (native), English (fluent)

Anastasios Gkotsoulias was born and raised in Patras Greece. From a very young age he fell in love with the ocean and he got engaged with “Iason Sailing Club” activities such as organizing sailing races and coaching young kids. He has participated in many Sailing races all over Greece and he has a great passion for his job. He will always welcome you on board with a smile and a positive attitude.

Languages: Greek (native), English (advanced)


Konstantina Seinti is our gastronomic master as she possesses great cooking skills. Her love for the ocean made her an excellent hostess on board our yachts. She can combine competent crew abilities with unmatched delicacies from the Greek cuisine. Positive attitude and team work are some of her greatest attributes!

Languages: Greek (native), English (fluent)

Veronika Kusakova is our hostess/sailor/chef. Her passion and love for sea brought her from her home country Czech Republic to Greece. She has been sailing since she was 15 and more than 8 years as professional crew on sailing boats and motor yachts. She loves traveling, meeting new people, exploring new cultures and her job. Motto in her life is to live every moment and most important NON STOP. So if you decide to choose her to be your crew she will bring on, fun, positive energy, delicious food and great sailing experience. Most of her clients reviews say: HER JOYFUL PERSONALITY MADE US FEEL AT HOME.

Languages: Czech (native), Slovak (fluent), Polish (fluent), English (fluent), Greek (fluent), some Russian

Miriam Caccavo, a Master in the arts of Sustainable Development and Territory Management has an International Crew Sail Certificate. Autonomous with planning abilities in carrying out the given tasks, positive attitude and creativity in problem solving, advanced communication capacity according to the situation requirements, good propensity in team work and interpersonal relations, high sense of order and precision. Cooking mediterranean delicacies (especially preparing fresh pasta) and vegetable cultivation and food conservation.

Languages: Italian (native), English (fluent) & some Greek

Despina is a non-stop working machine! She has been sailing since she was 10 years old and has been working as a hostess for 6 years now. Yachts feel like home to her. She can handle difficult situations and our skippers feel very confident with her on board. Her working experience in the most famous restaurants of Athens has helped her to become an excellent and a creative cook! Her excellent feedback from all her guests from around the world, will guarantee that your holidays will be of the most memorable! Her nickname given from some of her guests is ”LIVE TRIP ADVISOR”!!!!!

Languages: Greek (native) English (fluently) French (basic) Spanish (basic)

Mariana is our last addition to the Seatrips team. Born and raised in Athens Greece, she has worked to many of the famous bars and restaurants of the capital. Her gastronomy creations have been appraised by many of our clients and combined with her pleasant personality and her social comfort in public relations, she will definitely make the difference in your holidays!

Languages: Greek (native), English (fluently)

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