Title: St. Mary's Boatmen's Association.
The Kingfisher.

Introducing the Association Boats & their Skippers


The Kingfisher

Skipper: Alec Hicks

The Kingfisher of St. Mary's is a 10 year old GRP K50, built in Falmouth by Kingfisher boats. Alec Hicks has owned it since its launch in 1995.

Alec has been a member of St. Mary's Boatmen's Association for 15 years. In the five years before operating the Kingfisher Alec ran the 'Southern Queen' , a wooden passenger launch.

Prior to becoming a member of the Association Alec worked in the Hicks family boating business, whos boats included the Sea King and Black Swan.

Alec has many family connections to the Boatmen's Association: "My grandfather and father were both original members when the Association was first formed. At present I have two brothers who are both members in the Association, Fraser on the Sea King and Stephen on the Seahorse."

For his favorite boating trip Alec says: "I enjoy all of the trips in and around the Islands. Fishing trips are my speciality."
  Alec Hicks - Skipper of the Kingfisher.
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