5 Oceans Marine Group Trinidad, located at The Boating Village in Chaguaramas (a 14,572-acre National park composed of a peninsula and attending archipelago of offshore islands, only 20 minutes by car from Port of Spain, Trinidad & Tobago’s capital) is an ideal location for you to place your boat for sale, have repairs made or to store your boat on the hard. Located seven miles off the coast of Venezuela, well outside of the hurricane belt, Trinidad is one of the Caribbean’s safest harbors.
5 Oceans Associate Broker Jaryd Forbes splits his time between this office and Spice Island Marina in Grenada and can assist clients travelling to Grenada or Trinidad with any requests.
Growing up in Trinidad & Tobago, Jaryd Forbes love of the ocean started at a very young age. Travelling aboard his Fathers Lagoon 42 “Delphini”, Jaryd developed a thorough knowledge and affinity for crafts of all types as well as ocean faring.
With experience ranging from power to sailboats of all models and sizes, and assisting with pre-purchase surveys and deliveries, he possesses an intimate knowledge of his native Trinidad and the wider Caribbean in order to better serve 5 Oceans clients.
With a strong background for business from schooling and managing Imagination Ltd, a family owned business started in 1991,and his vast knowledge of the sea and crafts of all types, Jaryd decided to join 5 Oceans in the Summer of 2012 as an associate broker in Trinidad & Tobago and Grenada.
With his vast knowledge, 5 Oceans is excited in adding Jaryd Forbes to its far reaching global network of knowledgeable brokers to better serve 5 Oceans customers around the world.
In addition to brokerage, 5 Oceans is proud to be able to offer a full service experience while you are in Trinidad. 5 Oceans Marine Group at The Boating Village offers brokerage, hauling and launching/security storage 24/7, fiberglass repair, osmosis treatment, interior refurbishments, electrical repairs, air conditioning and refrigeration repairs, water makers, generators, solar energy and so much more thanks to its long-standing relationship with master yacht builder Philippe Richard.
Originally from France, Philippe runs Catamaran Village, the premier boat repair and refurbishing center in the Caribbean. Originally he remodeled the interior of homes, but his passion for designing and refurbishing yachts led him to a new beginning in Trinidad in 1998. Philippe is an expert on every facet of a yacht and since Aikane is a haven for sailors during hurricane season he is familiar with every brand of yacht available today. Philippe believes in the well-being of people so he will go out of his way to make sure that his clients are completely satisfied. Technical excellence coupled with excellent communication and people skills makes Philippe an invaluable asset to 5 Oceans Marine Group team.