Phil Pryor

Phil’s CV is as long as Anny’s boom! He’s been sailing for longer than he’d care to admit, both as Skipper and Chief Engineer. He teaches marine engineering at Plymouth University as well us tutoring all manner of merchant marine safety courses including sea survival and global maritime distress communications. His skippering experience includes a wide variety of vessels from modern yachts to tallships. Phil brings a really special mix of exceptional sailing knowledge with a calm and encouraging attitude to teaching and skill sharing. He fits perfectly with our Anny ethos!

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