Captain Greg Norris

Captain Greg is a United States Coast Guard certified Captain, as well as an American Sailing Association Instructor. Greg has spent years on the water, enjoying everything from sailing and boating to surfing and diving. He is looking forward to earning his first instructor of the year recognition with the Sunshine Coast Adventures Sailing School.

Before beginning his career as a boat Captain Greg worked as Systems Engineer for a leading supply chain and logistics firm, as well as managing the locally renowned Ziggie and Mad Dog’s restaurant down here in the Keys.

He is CPR/First Aid certified and holds a BoatUS Foundation’s Boating Safety and Clean Water Certificate. In addition to being a certified PADI Rescue Diver and a proud Eagle Scout, he also holds a Bachelor of Science degree of Engineering from Virginia Tech.

Captain Greg owns and operates, Island Sun, a beautiful 39ft O’Day. Although he doesn’t like to brag, he is a heck of a good cook and a great conversationalist. It is his greatest priority to keep his students safe while having a lot of fun. Being a sea lover - on his free time, Captain Greg also enjoys spear fishing and wake boarding.