She has also been equipped with a full range of leisure equipment for the use of the guests. This is all set off at night by her spectacular underwater lighting. Her crew have a wealth of experience within the charter industry supported by formal qualifications. We believe that the combination of stunning destinations, a luxurious catamaran and a perfectly matched crew is the winning combination to make all our guests experiences unforgettable.
In addition to the luxury on board Lir has a full range of water sports’ equipment to enhance the guest’s enjoyment. To make use of the water “toys” Lir has available a 4m tender with a 50hp motor powerful enough to accommodate the water skis, wakeboard and doughnut in addition there are paddle boards, a kayak.
For the Scuba divers aboard we carry 4 full sets of diving equipment including a dive compressor and Diver Propulsion Vehicles! (BladeFish SeaJet 7000) With the captain being a qualified Dive Master, qualified guests are more than welcome to explore the underwater world with the local knowledge of Greg as their dive leader.
Owner's cabin: With a King Sized central bed, the owner's suite is for guests who wish to make the most of luxury on their sailing vacation. With large storage capacity from cupboards to shelving guests have everything they need in their cabin. Within, the Owners Suite there is a saloon area with a sofa, a large wardrobe and a desk with bookshelves.
As mentioned all Cabins are en-suite, no exception here for the owner's version. It is the largest of the bathrooms with two separate washbasins and a walk in shower accessed through a sliding glass door.
Aft Starboard: The Double Cabin with a queen size island bed (space on both sides) comes with an en suite bathroom accessed via a private wooden door, with a full length mirror mounted on it, in the aft companionway, with a modern shower unit and electric flush toilet. There is plenty of storage with cupboards and a wardrobe.
Mid Starboard: The double cabin, accessed via a secure wooden door with a full length mirror from the front passageway, fitted with a queen size bed comes with an en suite modern bathroom with a shower unit and electric flush toilet. There is plenty of storage with large space under the bed and cupboards around the cabin and a wardrobe.
Forward Starboard: The double cabin, accessed via a secure wooden door with a full length mirror from the front passageway, fitted with a queen size bed comes with an en suite modern bathroom with shower and electric toilet. There is plenty of storage with large space under the bed and cupboards around the cabin and a wardrobe. All cabins are equipped with blinds and mosquito nets on their portholes and they have power sockets to recharge the guests' electrical appliances such as cameras, cell phones, tablets or laptops, and of course all cabins are fully air conditioned. The Forward and Mid Starboard Cabins share a common staircase for access and the Aft Starboard Cabin has its own private access.
Bose sound system with Bluetooth connection to any device, cockpit and fly deck sound system too, also cable connection mini jack
4G Internet router with Wi Fi connection
Donut and a Flick kick brand Jobe
Wakeboard and skis brand Jobe
Two standup paddle surf brand Nais
One kayak for two
four complete diving Aqualung sets plus a compressor Bauer Junior II
Ten complete set of snorkels for adults and two for children.
wet suits and life jackets
Garmin AIS VHF + touch screen plotter.
KVIH V3 sat comms. with Wi Fi connection
Navilec Ultimate boat control by a central wireless computer
Greg is a qualified PADI Dive Master. Diving is allowed from the yacht for certified divers at a small additional cost. The underwater environment is a beautiful but fragile one and he supports the PADI AWARE project which seeks to conserve the underwater environment for others to enjoy.
Greg used this knowledge and vast knowledge of the charter industry to set up Blue Passion Sailing with his partner (now wife) Vanessa. Ultimately, they became a very successful and award winning Caribbean charter yacht. Now eager to host guests on board Lir, you can be assured of the highest level of safety and sailing professionalism.
CHEF/HOSTESS VANESSA LANGRIDGE
Born in Brest, North West Brittany, Vanessa started sailing on a Hobie catamaran in France and since meeting Greg, she has developed a love of and passion for sailing, gaining a huge amount of experience on boats of different sizes and in different countries. As an experienced chef, Vanessa likes to use local fresh food wherever possible to produce beautifully cooked meals for her guests.
After 6 seasons, on one of the most successful and award winning charter yachts in the Caribbean fleet, Vanessa is adapt at recognizing and providing those special touches that make a sailing
holiday on board Lir a truly memorable experience.
Together, they make an excellent team, both sharing the same passion for sailing - living the dream!
Greg and Vanessa will be joined by a 3rd crew member.