Operating in the West Mediterranean
Massimo Gargano, class 1950
Owner for the first time of a 7,50 m yacht in 1967, he ever since had one foot on board and the other on land, busy with several activities pertaining to navigation.
in 1985 he establishes the “University of Sailing” “CANAV” (Centro Addestramento Navigazione a Vela);
in 1987 he establishes as Vice-President the Italian Skipper Association “AIS” (Associazione Italiana Skipper);
in 1991 he is charged with the board of education of the Training courses in yachting in Cagliari;
in 1992 he is director of 3 training courses in Olbia, Baunei and Bugerru (Sardinia);
in 1999 he is Vice-President of the syndicate of yacht-fleet owners “Middle Sea Star“;
in 2001 he is tutor of yacht charter companies financed by “Sviluppo Italia“;
in 2004 he establishes the “TSS - Tropea Sea Service“ (Service company for charter agencies in the marina of Tropea);
in 2005 he launches LudoVita;
from 1969 till today he is the sole director of the “Bombardieri Yacht Charter”, a historic yacht charter company.
Since his first yacht ownership 40 years have passed, during which he has changed over from 7,50 meters to 57 feet, covered many miles, made plenty of experiences, sailed many seas, always with the same enthusiasm and with the same accurate care for the maintenance of the yachts and for the comfort which has to be aboard. It’s no accident that the name chosen for the yacht is LudoVita, the game of life... to share it with the guests on board is his mission!