Captain Nicholas’s Blecke grew up in Chicago, IL his passion for adventure began at a young age. Sailing in Lake Michigan is where it all started. Soon that passion lead him to the ocean, where he has sailed thousands of nautical miles crossing the pacific two times. He has weathered many storms and even has been marooned on an island and rescued by a sailing cargo ship! Maui has been his home for the past 10 years while working out of Maalaea Harbor, the second windiest harbor in the world. Snorkeling, whale watching, scuba diving, surfing, camping and hiking are some of his passions. Oh, and he also likes long walks on the beach.