Przemysław Tarnacki – skipper, 1978, son Stanisław, studied Yacht Design and Construction at Technical University of Gdańsk.
Devoted to sailing and yachts. Grew up in a family with big sailing traditions since 1950s. Multiple world and Polish champion in sailing.
Founder and organizer of the annual Sopot Match Race World Cup Regatta. The event is not only a high profile sporting contest but also a significant lifestyle & social event broadcasted by the biggest TV channels, with a group of loyal partners from premium and luxury sector.
Own sail racing projects includes Energa Volvo Yacht Racing Team (match racing formula) and 77 Racing Volvo Roca Team (high performance hydrofoil carbon catamaran of Phantom International Class).
Love to yachts blended with knowledge of yachting industry resulted in Yachts & Yachting and Super Yachts - yacht sales, brokerage and naval architects firms. Both companies are exclusive distributors of leading yacht producers in the world including Bavaria Yachts, Dufour, Fountaine-Pajot (Yachts & Yachting) and Ferretti, Pershing, Nautor's Swan and Amel (Super Yachts).
Mission to bridge historical sailing achievements with new sailing projects and build around them a society of unique people resulted in creation of Ocean Challenge Yacht Club. The Club has the honour to present its PRO-AM sailing team for the most prestigeous regattas in the world like Rolex Giraglia Race, Heineken St. Maarten Regatta and Les Voiles de St. Tropez.
Teambuilding, leadership and crisis management experience gained during sports career lead to create Sail 2 Business courses.
Addicted to good books, long runs and jazz. Having Seychelles islands deep in his heart, place where he grew up and returns back regularly. Speaks Polish, English, French and Seychelles Creol.