Crew

Colin Richardson

Colin Richardson

Captain

Nationality: British | Languages: English & Afrikaans

Colin was born in the UK and grew up in South Africa.

Colin sailed professionally for ten years until 1998 and then spent the next 7 years running various sailing boats in South East Asia. Colin’s next command was on a Perini-Navi in 2005, followed by Captain on M/Y PASSION for 7 years. Colin is a PADI Divemaster and holds his MCA 3000 ton Captain’s license. He is a RYA Jet Ski and Level II Powerboat Instructor and as a result, M/Y MIRAGE can issue jet ski licenses for the duration of a trip.

As Captain of M/Y MIRAGE, Colin combines his extensive experience and qualifications to guarantee a fun-filled vacation with a well-developed sense of safety and security. Colin is always upbeat and great fun to be around and ensures that his crew all maintain the same positive attitude that he does. He places strong emphasis on planning, organisation and training to ensure impeccable vessel preparation and presentation. Colin handpicks professional and motivated crew to cater for your every need.

Colin joined M/Y MIRAGE in 2012.