KBSA’s Principal and Chief Instructor, Lynnette, is an RYA Yachtmaster Instructor with 15 years of sailing experience both under sail and power. Her most memorable sail was 31 days across the North Pacific during the 05/06 Clipper Race from Qingdao to Victoria on board Uniquely Singapore. She enjoys teaching sailing and derives great satisfaction from seeing her trainees take on the sport.
RYA Cruising Instructor Chris Lobel has sailed since he was 7, starting with Optimist dinghy racing and later competing internationally across Europe in the 470 Olympic class dinghy. Cruising extensively for many years in Denmark, the Baltic Sea and the Mediterranean Sea, Chris has gained a vast experience in yachting and blue water sailing.
After completing a 3200nm yacht delivery across the Indian Ocean, Chris decided to leave the corporate world and combine his passion for sailing with teaching. Since 2017, Chris has been working full time as an RYA Cruising Instructor in the Solent (UK) and Barcelona (Spain), enjoying teaching and seeing his students increasing their sailing skills and knowledge.
Academy Instructor, Meng, has been sailing since the tender age of 9. With over 25 yrs of sailing under his belt he has a wealth of experience to call upon. An RYA Yachtmaster Instructor, Meng has circumnavigated the world with The Clipper Race as Watch Leader on board the Singapore entry Uniquely Singapore.
He is currently the only Asian RYA Examiner in the world.