Dr. Rainer Bichlbauer (Skipper)
Born Vienna 1939, married, one daughter;
1958 Teachers Training College, 1963 Doctor of Law University Vienna;
Hobbies: Skiing, Sailing, Mountain Biking, Diving, Adventure Trips, Windsurfing, Photos, Gardening.
License A (Sailing): for yachts with or without engine within area "A" (Inland Waters).
Yacht-Master License B (Sailing): for yachts within the field of "Navigation Area 3" (200 nm from any coast).
Yacht-Master License: for motor yachts within Austrian Waters.
Short Range Certificate (SRC, Radio Communication).
Since June 2002 owner and skipper of “GIGUE” a 16m ketch known as “Super Maramu” built by the French Shipyard AMEL in La Rochelle / France. For details of the boat see their homepage www.amel.fr .
The boat is registered in Vienna for “ worldwide cruising” and sails under Austrian flag.