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Mark is the creator of the website. He holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering and previously worked as Associate, Manager of Western Australia for Cundall specialising in sustainable design consultancy.

He is also the owner of ODS Engineering, a business which specialises in software development, sales, support and training related to ESD and modelling for energy efficient design.

Mark is the owner of Tuuletar, a 44ft Nauticat pilothouse cutter-ketch which he purchased in February 28th 2013. Coming from a sailing family, Mark has sailed from a very young age. He as previously raced on Omega a Cole 32 on the Swan River for 3 years, cruised extensivley around Perth on "Coco" his fathers S&S 39 and competed in the Darwin to Ambon yacht race in 1996 on his fathers boat "Crossroads".

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Captain & owner