Crew

Chris Booker

Chris Booker

First Mate

Nationality: Australian | Languages: English

Chris was born and raised near the Gold Coast, Australia and from a very young age the ocean played a large role in his life. After finishing his schooling, he headed into the construction industry where he gained a lot of practical skills. However, his love for the ocean combined with his outdoor personality led him into the yachting industry in 2014. Chris travelled to Europe to commence his yachting career, which involved extensive Mediterranean & Australian cruising; simultaneously obtaining his RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Qualification in 2017. Chris joined Mirage in 2018 as Bosun and having attained his Officer of the Watch Qualification in 2019 has climbed the ranks and promoted to First Mate. Chris’ knowledge of the yachting industry combined with his responsible nature ensures all your activities are enjoyed in a safe and meticulous fashion during your stay. Leading his team of four, he is always at hand to assist with all your water sports needs or any questions you may have. When not on board Chris enjoys taking time out to travel back to Australia to spend time with his 13-year-old daughter. Chris is a keen skateboarder and wakeboarder and enjoys keeping active. Chris joined M/Y Mirage in 2018.