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Captain Rick Railsback operates day charters out of Hingham Harbor aboard his classic 26’ Brownell bassboat, DARSHAN. A USCG Master, Rick has over 40 years of experience on the waters of Boston's North and South Shores. He began sailing at age 8 and competed in International 210's out of Cohasset from Falmouth to Marblehead. Rick has run small boats up and down the New England coast for much of his life. A licensed pilot as well, his local aviation experience adds to Rick's knowledge of the coastal waters.

Today, he applies his love of boating to providing charter customers with customized afternoons on the waters between the Boston Harbor Islands and the North and South Rivers, including Cohasset, Minots Light, Scituate Harbor.

In his "other life," Rick is an executive coach, supporting executives seeking to develop new leadership skills or integrate into new roles.

Rick graduated from Princeton with a degree in international politics. Since college, he has pursued interests in executive recruiting, creative problem solving and emotional intelligence assessment. He is a trained mediator, specializing pro bono service to parties involved in eviction cases in the Massachusetts District Court system.