Ravenous - Oyster 82
Sailing Yacht RAVENOUS is an Oyster 82 Yacht with a sloop rig and composite hull. Launched in 2008, RAVENOUS is a fine example of a refined and stylish cruising yacht. The Oyster 82 is an outstanding sailing yacht which is skilfully balanced and light on the helm with equally impressive light airs performance. Oyster Yachts has maximised performance whilst maintaining a wide beam, spacious decks and fine lines which produce a delightfully attractive yacht.
The Oyster 82 Sailing Yacht RAVENOUS has a split cockpit and two wheels for increased visibility and manoeuvrability. Her spacious protected cockpit is fitted with a large tables where guests can enjoy alfresco dining. The deck salon is spacious and light with panoramic views and plenty of natural light so guests can enjoy a wonderful dining experience inside or out. The lower salon provides as comfortable respite and incorporates the lounge with music and entertainments system.
RAVENOUS, the Oyster 82 Sailing Yacht offers a great feeling of space below decks with lots of natural light and full standing headroom under the cockpit floor. A centreline passage leads aft to the owner’s stateroom and two guest cabins – all equipped with ensuite bathrooms with separate shower stalls.
The Oyster 82 sailing yacht offers a combination of comfort and performance, with an abundance of practical sea-going capabilities, all packaged in a stylish and elegant hull. The Oyster 82 sailing yacht RAVENOUS is available for yacht charters in the Caribbean.
Year Built: 2008
Number of Guests: 6
Guest Cabins: 3
Guest Amenities:- Fully Air-conditioned- Swim platform- Hydraulic passerelle- 2 deck showers at stern
AV Entertainment:- Wi-Fi (where available)- TV, DVD and stereo with ipod connection in each guest cabin- TV, DVD and Apple TV in lower saloon- Waterproof speakers in the cockpit
Water Sports Activities:- 4m Avon RIB w/50hp- Adult waterski- Wakeboard- 2x inflatable kayaks- Towing ring-Snorkel gear- Rendezvous diving only
Dama de Noche Crew - Paul Bennett, Noemie Rose & Alize Bre
Captain – Shreda - Damien Duke, nicknamed Shreda from an early age due to a ‘few’ spinnakers being destroyed while racing, is well known in yachting circles for his positive, can-do, “nothing is too much trouble” attitude. Shreda left his native Australia at an early age and already has over 20 years of professional yachting experience, split between high-end luxury yachts and top-level yacht racing. He has worked aboard 8 cruising yachts over 100 feet in many of the world’s top cruising areas and his racing experience includes circumnavigating in the Volvo Ocean Race and winning the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. His experience ensures that the guests enjoy sailing the yacht to its maximum potential while feeling safe and secure onboard.
Chef - Ashleigh - Ashleigh is a talented and inspired chef who has never failed to keep our guest happy and content. With her passion for local fresh produce and well thought out menus that can cater for all tastes, dislikes or allergies she can present a varied menu that will keep everyone eagerly awaiting the next meal.
Stewardess – Josephine - Josephine grew up in Stockholm, Sweden, were she learnt to sail as a child. Her passion for sailing never dwindled and she spent her spare time as a volunteer sailing instructor for children with heart disease. Once completing school Josephine became an avid traveller, funding her way by working in the hospitality industry as she went, this naturally led her onto yachts where her 2 years experience has taught her that attention to detail and a ‘can do attitude’ is crucial to ensuring that all of the guests needs and expectations are met.
Mate - Tim - Tim has grown up on the beaches in South Africa, and is passionate about the environment and the world’s ocean, so it was natural that he graduated university with honors in Environmental Management. Tim’s attraction to water has led him into numerous activities including playing water polo for South Africa, surfing and of course, sailing.
Engineer - Francisco - Francisco, affectionately known as Paco, is from Alicante, Spain, where growing up as a young boy he would often disappear on his dingy for long sails in the bay to explore the near by islands.