Meet the Team
Pata Negra in the Carribean 600

Meet the Team

Pata Negra Racing Yacht owner Giles




Giles, also a very experienced sailor, is the owner of and mastermind behind Pata Negra. He went to Marc Lombard with an idea for a complete custom IRC boat which is designed and manufactured to his specifications!


Giles races the boat when he can and recently skippered the boat to victory in the 2018 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race

Pata Negra Racing Charter Yacht Ollie Boat Captain


Boat Captain


Meet Andy, our boat captain. He runs the boat, looks after the boat, fixes the boat and sails the boat!


A successful professional sailor, Andy took on Pata Negra at the start of 2019. Andy came from the super yacht industry but with a great interest in and wealth of experience in inshore, offshore and charter sailing.


Andy knows everything there is to know about the boat and works tirelessly to keep in the tip-top race condition!