- 76ft (23.3m)
- 36ft 1in (11m)
- 6ft 3in (1.9m)
- Not known
- Captain Carl CJ COETZEE
- Not known
- 10kts (18kph)
- Cayman Islands
- 2 x Volvo Penta D4-180 Engines / Generators 2 x Onan (19Kva) one upgrade to 27Kw
JOY is accommodating 8 guests in 4 cabins as follow:
1 MASTER CABIN equipped with a king size bed and TV 40'. Particular highlits: a large ensuite, desk space, walk in wardrobe and generous living area.
Direct access from the main saloon and out on the cockpit and foredeck for full privacy.
2 DOUBLE CABINS ENSUITE equipped with king size beds. Also offering wide range and modern, luxurious spaces to retreat to.
1 SINGLE CABIN ENSUITE equipped with 2 fixed berths bunk beds,
All cabins have air conditionning.
- Captain: Carl CJ COETZEE
Captain Carl CJ Coetzee
From: South African
Date of Birth: 28/05/1986
Certificates (examples): RYA Yacht Master Offshore & Coastal
MCA Medical First Aid
Emergency First Response Instructor
PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer
AIDA Level 2 Freediver
CJ’s passion for the ocean stretches back further than he can remember. Born out of a
childhood of summers spent visiting his grandfather’s house on the beach in Cape Town, he
always knew he wanted a life by the sea.
Starting his career as a dive instructor and professional underwater photographer and
videographer, CJ spent many years working with thousands of clients, not only training them
how to dive, but sharing his love for the ocean and guiding them to some of the most
spectacular underwater locations and majestic marine life.
After many years under the sea, CJ decided to make the move into yachting to expand his
experience and build his career. Taking his experiences from large super yacht to smaller
award winning charter catamarans, CJ now has 7 years of working experience around the the
Caribbean, Mediterranean and South East Asia to make him the perfect captain for any yacht
With experience of transatlantic crossings on spectacular sail yachts, finding Manta rays in the
Benguela current off of Mozambique, discovering overhead barrels on never heard of islands
lost in the Indian ocean or swimming with Tiger sharks in the Bahamas CJ has a knack of
finding the most spectacular treasures that mother nature has to offer.
With a laid back and very friendly disposition, he leads a team of dedicated and professional
crew to ensure that all of his guests have the opportunity to enjoy an once in a lifetime
“I am very fortunate to be able to live a life that most could only dream of, however there is
no greater joy than sharing that with others, either in, or out of the water.”CHEF: Desree PIERCE
Chef Desree Pierce
From: South African
Date of Birth: 08/10/1984
Certificates (examples): STCW 10
Food Hygiene certificate
Ever since Desree can remember she has loved being in the kitchen. Starting by cooking for friends and family back home in in Cape Town, she thrived by experimenting with new dishes and exciting flavor combinations.
Having studied and worked in fashion design, Desree has akeen eye for detail and a natural creative flair and decided to follow her passion forgastronomy full time by joining a high-profile catering company.
After building her skills in private and event catering, Desree’s passion for the ocean, travel and the culinary arts led her into the world of yachting.
With years of experience as a chef on board private and charter yachts from the Mediterranean to Madagascar and everything in between, Desree has been exposed to (and fallen in love with) a multitude of cuisines and cultures. Organic and fresh ingredients inspire her to create delicious yet health conscious menus onboard, and her passion shines through her meticulous planning of flavor combinations, textures and presentation.
Desree will gladly work with you to create personalized menus based on dietary requirements and preferences, to ensure that every meal on board is an event in itself.
Always keen to learn more and expand her repertoire,
Desree has recently completed an
intensive pastry and bread making course at The Academy of Pastry Arts accredited by City and Guilds as well as undertaking placements at two of Kuala Lumpur's finest restaurants; Enoteca (Italian) and Aliyaa (Sri Lankan).
She is also lucky enough to have cooked for Chef Mario Batali and received the following
testimonial: “best yet. Truly perfect".
Beyond the galley, Desree has a real love of travelling and loves island hopping in whichever part of the world she is in.HOSTESS: Lexi Alexandra FLETCHER
HOSTESS: Lexi Alexandra Fletcher
Lexi is upbeat and charismatic, with a calm disposition and can do approach that makes her a welcome team member in any situation and a great asset on board JOY.
With experience early in her career serving cocktails and later moving on to client servicing in the marketing industry, Lexi has extensive practice delivering to the highest standards with flourish and flair over almost 15 years. She understands the importance of the smallest finishing touches and prides herself on providing a truly personalised service for guests.
Working closely with Captain CJ and Chef Desree, Lexi will make sure that every aspect of
your trip is taken care of so that you can sit back, relax and enjoy a once in a lifetime holiday on board JOY.
Having lived on three continents, Lexi has developed a deep passion for travel and has been lucky enough to visit some of the most beautiful places in the world.
A keen diver and hiker, she delights in exploring everything that the natural world has to offer, both above and below sea level.MATE: Pierre HUGO
MATE: Pierre Hugo
Pierre really discovered his love for nature when at 14 he moved to Cape Town with his family.
Travel and a sense of adventure runs in the family and over the years Pierre has developed a great passion for the ocean in particular, where he enjoys sailing,
surfing, snorkeling, diving and fishing.
With a background in environmental science and marine biology,Pierre has a deep understanding and appreciation of the natural world and decided to pursue a career in yachting to follow his true calling in life.
With experience sailing in some of the most beautiful and remote parts of the world, including the Caribbean, Hawaii and the South Pacific, Pierre loves being able to bring his enthusiasm to new challenges.
Pierre is outgoing, approachable and loves interacting with people. As mate on JOY, he aims to ensure that guests have the most fun as possible, whether that involves sipping daiquiris on the bow, paddle boarding through mangroves or spotting dolphins at sunset
- Indoor audio system, iPod dock, Outdoor audio system, TV master cabin, TV saloon, Wi-Fi, 16ft / 5.00m 100hp Ocean Master, Floating Mats, Kayak, Paddleboards multiple, Tube - towable, Wakeboard, Water skis - adult, BBQ, Deck shower, Fishing gear - light, Ice maker, Sun cushions, Sun loungers, Swim platform, Water maker
- Not Insured, Snorkelling gear
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