axia_sea_horse_blueENGINEER:
BRENT TROLLOPE, SOUTH AFRICAN

Previous Yachts:  S/Y Twilight, S/Y Outeniqua, S/Y Leopard.

Work Experience: Brent grew up on the coast in South Africa sailing dinghies and keel boats and later became a sheet-metal and composite structural technician for commercial aircraft and high performance gliders before he moved on to larger sailing yachts.

Waters cruised: South African coastal waters, US East Coast, Caribbean, Mediterranean.

Job description: As engineer, Brent’s role is to service and maintain all of the yacht’s systems and machinery to ensure our lights stay on, our cabins are chilled, our showers are hot, the fridges and freezers are cold, we have enough water and fuel, and if that isn’t enough, he also helps out on deck with sailing and watersports.

Job related licenses & certificates: AEC Engineering

Hobbies: Sailing, Kite Boarding, Traveling, birdwatching, cycling, vintage vehicle restoration, archery, guitar, drumming.