hugo karlsson-smythe - skipper

ROLE Team Principle & Skipper of Trilogic

BACKGROUND Company Director and Executive Coach

EXPERIENCE Hugo has represented Ireland at the Fireball World Championships in Belgium, United Kingdom, Ireland, North Carolina USA and Durban in South Africa. He has extensive yachting and blue water cruising experience with over 30,000 miles as Skipper and two trans-Atlantic crossings in his own boat a Jeanneau S/O 39i. He has Skippered Trilogic since May 2016 and is both an RYA Yachtmaster Ocean and Cruising Instructor.

GOALS Deliver high performance executive coaching through the medium of High Octane Offshore Racing.


bowen ormsby - engineer


louvisa karlsson-smythe - medic & media manager

ROLE Onboard Medic and Media Manager

BACKGROUND STCW 95, Emergency Medical Technician training

EXPERIENCE Louvisa has been sailing since she was 7 aboard the family yacht, completing RYA competent crew at age 11 and RYA Day Skipper at 16. She has volunteered in high risk emergency departments in Malawi and Tanzania, and is aiming to start medical school in August 2017. In her free time she is an amateur travel photographer.

GOALS provide medical attention for crew and manage Trilogic's media presence. 



John CrosbIe - team coach & Crew

loic BLANKEN - MARitime surveoyr & crew

annica karlsson-smythe - shorebased support