Captain Jeff Riecks

Captain Jeff is a certified American Sailing Association Instructor and a recipient of the Outstanding Instructor Award. He also holds a 100-ton Near Coastal merchant mariner’s credential with sailing and towing endorsements. He is currently the Standards Coordinator for the American Sailing Association (ASA),

where he contributes to the upkeep of ASA’s education standards, textbooks, and exams. Jeff also serves on several national boating safety and education standards committees, and is a licensed Florida yacht salesperson.

Captain Jeff is the owner and operator of Miramar, a 40 foot Catamaran and has worked as a sailing educator and charter/private yacht captain for over 15 years. He has also completed several yacht deliveries along the east and west coasts of North America, the Caribbean, and the Bahamas. Jeff also holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from West Virginia University.