Who is the Odysseus Group

Who is the Odysseus Group

Current members of the Odysseus Group are:


Thaïsa Van Speybroek (Belgium, Chair)
Jan Mrkos (Czech Republic, Anchor Man)
Electra Foteinopoulou (Greece, Eurosea coordinator)
Elina Sirkiä (Finland)
Asta Kederyte (Lithuania)
David Wraigt (United Kingdom)

From left to right: Thaïsa Van Speybroek (Belgium), David Wraight (UK), Asta Kederyte (Lithuania), Elina Sirkiä (Finland), Jan Mrkos (Czech Republic), Electra Foteinopoulou (Greece)

Previous Odysseus members are:


Kristine Clemmensen-Rotne (Chair, Denmark)
Ernst-Jan Jacobsen (Vice chair, Netherlands)
Laura Simarro (Eurosea coordination/communication, Spain/Catalonia)
Werner Strobel (Senior trainer, Austria)
Thaïsa Van Speybroek (Communication, Belgium)
Wiktor Wroblewski (Professional in seamanship, Poland)

From left to right, top row: Raul (WOSM), Laura Simarro (Spain/Catalonia), Werner Strobel (Austria), Thaïsa Van Speybroek (Belgium), Wiktor Wroblewski (Poland); bottom row: Kristine Clemmensen-Rotne (Denmark), Ernst-Jan Jacobsen (Netherlands)


Nuno Jacinto (Portugal, chairman)
Ernst-Jan Jacobsen (the Netherlands, vice chairman)
Satu Raudasoja (Finland)
Kris Bauters (Belgium)
Werner Strobel (Austria, Anchorman)
Jakub Mazurliewicz (Poland)

From left to right: Kris Bauters (Belgium), Nuno Jacinto (Portugal, chair), Jakub Mazurliewicz (Poland), Satu Raudasoja (Finland), Ernst-Jan Jacobsen (the Netherlands, vice chair), Werner Strobel (Austria, Anchorman)

The Odysseus Group is an international team of maximum 6 members. All members have to be from a different country. Since Eurosea is an event supported by WOSM, all members have to be member of a WOSM NSO.