Who We Are


We are: 


Kelly Wright, owner and skipper of Backbeat.  US citizen, resident of Albuquerque, over 60 years old at time of writing, divorced, father of three, grandfather of two.   

                                            Contact:   rkwright@me.com


Glen McConchie, more than simple crew.  NZ citizen from South Island, under 50 years old at time of writing, married, father of five, grandfather of one.


Backbeat is a 2002 Fountaine-Pajot Bahia Maestro.  A catamaran, 46 ft LOA, 24 ft. beam, 4.5 ft. draft.

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Backbeat showing the bowsprit and both headsails

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                                                                                         Floorpan 

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                                                Looking aft in master cabin towards the berth

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                                                           The main salon, galley to right (unseen)

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                                                             The galley

                  Backbeat tied to the government dock in Pohnpei, clearing out


© R. Kelly Wright 2014