Capt. Vardis - Sailing CV
Captain Vardis Georgakakis lives in Athens.
He is manager of 'Sun-Sailing'
and professional Greek skipper.
Vardis has born at Crete (Greek) island on the East Mediterranean. Studies on architectural design and interior decoration at 'Athens Technological Institute', as well as fashion designer at ‘Veloudakis fashion school’ in Athens.
But his passion for sailing, for the sea and the adventure was stronger! He got involved with windsurfing and then he finished professional sailing courses at ‘Hellenic Offshore Racing Club’
(HORC). Few years later, he starts working as professional skipper
on yachts sailing Greece and Turkey.
Many years of sailing experience on the Greek
With over 30+yrs of sailing the Greek seas and after several years of collaboration with 'Hellenic Offshore Racing Club' of Greece (member), Capt. Vardis continues organizing Sailing Holidays
starting from Athens. Since 1990 he has established 'Sun-Sailing' and he is still keeping her management.
Later he has attended a seminar on 'safety at sea' by the ‘Delphic Maritime Training Center’
and very recently a seminar for 'Marine Communications (VHF).
He has often traveled to the most European countries, and one long stay at USA. Vardis is skipper aboard s/b 'ATLANTIS 43'.
With approximately ±2,500 miles of sailing per year in all Greek seas, Capt. Vardis continuous offering carefree sailing vacations in safety.