Sailing Instructor and Charter Experience

2010 – Present     Private Captain, Gold Coast of Mexico

Nov-Dec, 09    Private Yacht Delivery

2008 – 2009     Private Captain

Los Angles, California to/from Ecuador, South America

2003 – 2008 Manager, Head Sailing Instructor, Charter Captain.

Vallarta Explorers S de R.L. de C.V., Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco 

1992 – 2003     Booking agent, Manager, Captain & Head Sailing Instructor.

Club Kupps de Mexico S.A. De C.V., San Carlos, Sonora – 

1983 – 1992     Head Instructor, Boat Maintenance

Marina Sailing, Newport Beach, California - 

PADI Scuba Instruction and Guide

1985 – Present

PADI Scuba instructor and Guide in the following locations: Southern California, Sea of Cortez, British Virgin Islands, Bahamas, West Coast of Mexico, Central and South America (Including Revillagigedos Islands, Cocos Island, and the Galapagos Islands.)

Certifications and Education

1985 – Present
Certified PADI (Professional Association of Dive Instructors) Scuba Instructor

1983 – Present
Certified ASA (American Sailing Association) Sailing Instructor

1986 – Present
Certified First Aid and CPR

Licensed US Coast Guard 50 ton Master

Graduated Beachwood Hi

Captain Robert Neil Kupps

Mexico Cell # 322-779-7526
USA # 502-777-1562

Residences in: Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, and San Carlos, Sonora Mexico
Citizenship: United States
Birthday: September 14, 1959

Fluent in English and Spanish at the technical level

Charter Boat Captain
ASA Sailing Instructor
PADI Scuba Instructor

Married 18 years
Two children