Alan Glover

Professional Yacht Delivery Captain

Alan has been at sea professionally since 1964 in the UK Merchant and Royal Navies as a yacht master.

His experience ranges across various merchant ships, warships; sailing vessels ranging from Enterprise dinghies to a 120 foot brig, a Brigantine; various large Traditional Gaff Ketches, deliveries of catamarans and monohulls.

Alan has  also spent time as an airline pilot, becoming a Captain with British Airways where he helped to write the IMO official English Language standard and radio procedure manual.



Unlimited Master`s Certificate from the MCA
Yacht Master Ocean Commercial from the RYA
Qualified RN Navigator
Full Skippers Liability Insurance





2018        Lagoon 500 Sicily to UK
2017        Dufour 32 –  Chichester to Gillingham
2017        Lagoon 42 – France to BVI
2017        Jean de la Lune Brigantine –  Madeira to Canaries
2016        Sailing Director China Sail Training Association
2014/15  Queen Galadriel 30m Gaff Ketch sail training
2013/14  Phoenix 34m Brig Holland UK Canaries (filming)
2013        Lagoon 400 –  France to Croatia
2013        Bessie Ellen 32m Gaff Ketch – UK and Canaries
2012        Wanderer III – Largs to Exeter
2012        Challenge Wales, Bristol Channel
2012        Bessie Ellen 32m Gaff – Ketch Channel and Irish sea
2011        Wanderer III – Scottish waters
2010        Lagoon 410 – Turkey to Sint Marten




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