The Yacht:very much a "gentlemen'syacht", Metani is a 64 feet schooner, built as a modern classic by owner/captain David Ramage under Australian Marine Board survey to a standard inexcess Of Lloyds 100A1, as a "no compromise, go anywhere sailingyacht".
Relax in the comfort of Metani'sbeautiful salon with dining area and well-stocked library, or enjoy yourevenings on the spacious deck under the blanket of stars that make up theCaribbean night sky.
Accommodation: Metani'sroomy wood-paneled forward Stateroom Cabin provides you with complete ensuitefacilities, ample storage area and total privacy. The second guest cabin, withensuite access to the main head and shower, is ideal for a second guest couple,or children.
The Crew: David andJudy sailed Metani from Australia to the Caribbean in 1993 and have since madethe Grenadines their home.
David is a qualifiedshipwright, with both Master V and RYA Yachmaster oceangoing tickets. As a young man his first love was rowing, and during the 1960'she represented Australia on 5 different occasions including the Tokyo andMexican Olympics, winning a silver medal during that time. But sailing was tobecome his main interest in life, and during the 30 years he has accumulatedsome 120,000 miles which has included ocean racing in the Roaring Forties tosedate sailing in some of the most beautiful and interesting parts of the world.
Judy, chef extraordinaireand mother of three children, learnt her art over the years as she traveled andentertained internationally. Judy delights in cooking all types of meals, fromAsian to Greek to French, and while in the Caribbean specializes in the localcuisine with an emphasis on local fresh produce. Versatility is her forte andshe can cater for special diets with mouth watering results. With a collegedegree in Early Childhood Development she owned her own pre-school in Sydneybefore setting out to sail the world on Metani. Judy adores children andwelcomes families on board, knowing how to cater for their special needs.
Amenities andtoys: telephone, CD- player/tapedeck/radio, snorkelequipment, deck shower, fishing gear, watermaker, TV/VCR, DVD-player, kayak,tube, board games, cabin fans, wind scoops.
Minimumnumber of guests: 2
Maximumnumber of guests: 4
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