142 ft / 43.3 m Palmer Johnson - Sleeps 12 guests

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Chartering in the Caribbean

About LADY J

Operating in the Caribbean

Escape the ordinary onboard LADY J. This 142' Palmer Johnson tri-deck motor yacht is built to extraordinary standards and prepared to provide discerning guests the ultimate vacation experience.

Starlink Marine Package included in Charter Rate.

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Lady J Skylounge

Lady J Main Salon

Lady J Master Stateroom

Lady J twin-to-king convertible including trundle

Lady J king-to-twin convertible stateroom

Lady J Master Tub

Lady J Guest Stateroom tub with shower overhead

Lady J Queen Guest Stateroom

Lady J toys

Lady J fishing

Lady J towable banana

Lady J Beach BBQ

Lady J service

Lady J Jacuzzi tub on Sun Deck

Lady J formal dining salon


Lady J Profile



142 ft / 43.3 m

Year Built


Sleeping Guests


Cruising Speeds

12 kts / 22.2 km/h


2 x Cat C32 Engines (202…


25 ft / 7.6 m


Palmer Johnson


Captain: Jarryd Vermaak + 8

VAT Registered



6 ft 11 in / 2.1 m


Terence Disdale




Cayman Islands

US Duty Paid




  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Exercise equipment
  • Light fishing gear
  • Games console
  • Gym
  • Indoor audio system
  • iPod dock
  • Jacuzzi in master cabin
  • Jacuzzi on deck
  • Satellite Communications
  • Satellite TV
  • Stabilizers At Anchor
  • Sun Pads
  • Swim platform
  • TV saloon
  • Wi-Fi


  • Kayaks
  • Kneeboard
  • Paddleboards
  • Tube - towable
  • Wakeboard
  • Water skis - adult
  • Water skis - child
  • Waverunners (Sit Down)


  • 32ft/10m Intrepid 600hp
  • 13 ft AB jet tender 2020 (AB 380 series) 170HP


  • Insured for diving
  • 8 Scuba tanks
  • 8 Bouyancy compensators
  • 8 Regulators
  • 1 Compressors
  • Crew certified
  • Diving if certified
  • Scuba Diving Equipment
  • Snorkeling Gear
  • Spearfishing gear

Crew Profile

Captain: Jarryd Vermaak
Captain: Jarryd Vermaak

Captain Jarryd was born in South Africa. He grew up in Durban spending his days on the beaches with his friends. Jarryd studied Marketing and advertising after school while working for a successful restaurant/cocktail bar opening new franchises around South Africa. Jarryd entered the yachting world in 2009 as deckhand onboard a 188’ Feadship. Since entering the wonderful world of luxury yachting, he has crossed the Atlantic 5 times and cruised many different waters including the Mediterranean, Caribbean, US East coast and the Gulf of Mexico. His hard work, attention to detail and growing knowledge, along with strong communication and entrepreneurship skills allowed him to work his way up to Captain of very busy private and Charter programs. Jarryd first joined LADY J in 2015. His longevity and charter experience have allowed him to hone his skills to provide a five-star yacht program and experience to guests every time. He is very team and guest focused. He has a lively bubbly personality and gets on with all guests, always sharing a joke or two, making for a memorable charter experience that guests won’t ever forget. In his free time, Jarryd enjoys diving, water sports, traveling, and reading.

1st Officer: Paul Shelton
1st Officer: Paul Shelton

Paul was born in Durban, South Africa and grew up on the beach front surfing. In 2009 he moved to London and worked on the London underground as a Electricians mate before moving to the mediterranean to start his yachting career. Paul started working on classic sailing yachts and spent five years on a 109-year-old classic schooner. While onboard, Paul took part in over twenty classic sailing regattas in the mediterranean and Caribbean. Since then, he has worked on both sailing and motor yachts and worked his way up from deckhand to first officer. Paul had spent most of his yachting career in the Mediterranean but recently wanted to spend some time in America, which led him to Lady J. During his free time, he enjoys playing rugby, surfing and more recently took up learning to play golf.

Chief Engineer (Rotation): Michael Bishop
Chief Engineer (Rotation): Michael Bishop

“Mikey” was born in Durban, South Africa where he grew up surrounded by water and was an avid surfer. He worked as a mixologist in cocktail bars in Durban before leaving to work as a Mechanical Mate for the London Underground Railway. After five years in London, he missed the ocean and moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida to begin his career in yachting. He began working as a deck hand, quickly finding his way to the engine room where he excelled. Nine years later he is an extremely talented engineer who plans to continue his education and attend more engineering courses during his free time. He currently resides in Mallorca, Spain with his beautiful wife and baby boy. Mikey considers himself lucky to work on a rotation schedule onboard Lady J so that he can also spend time with his family at home, where they enjoy hiking, swimming, reading, and surfing.

Chief Engineer (Rotation): Matthew Stallard
Chief Engineer (Rotation): Matthew Stallard

Matt is from Winchester, Virginia in the Blue Ridge Mountains. He grew up sailing in the Chesapeake Bay and sport fishing in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. After earning a degree in economics from the College of Charleston, South Carolina he decided to follow his love for the ocean and pursue a career at sea. He has been onboard yachts for 15 years. When not turning wrenches, Matt enjoys being in the mountains hiking and camping, or on the water paddling and fishing.

Chef: Anthony Horner
Chef: Anthony Horner

Anthony grew up on the Mississippi river in Driftless region of South West Wisconsin. He attended the University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point, where he obtained his bachelor’s degree in philosophy. During his time in University, he studied abroad in France where he volunteered on an organic farm. One thing led to another and next thing he was training in Gastronomy in France in an intensive culinary program focused on Gastronomic French Cuisine and Pastry, followed by an even more intensive internship. Anthony then travelled through Central America and Thailand. While he was traveling in Thailand he acquired his Thai cuisine certification. After a few years of travel he returned to the United States, and worked in a Spanish Tapas-Style Restaurant in Miami, which ultimately introduced him to find a culinary career in the wonderful world of luxury private yacht charters. While not whipping up culinary delights in the Lady J galley, Anthony enjoys training for Olympic distance triathlons, swimming, cycling, reading fantasy fiction and playing trombone and bass guitar. While Anthony considers himself a Jack of all trades in the galley, his strength lies in Mediterranean, Thai and Central American Cuisine. With his well-rounded culinary expertise, Anthony intends to wow guests with his international flavours.

Chief Stewardess: Esperanza Cabada
Chief Stewardess: Esperanza Cabada

Esperanza was born and raised in Venezuela. Shortly after finishing her BA in Tourism, she moved to London to improve her English and started her career in hospitality at the grand Hotel St Pancras Renaissance where she was part of the banquet and conference team. From London, Essie moved to the Hotel Artz in Barcelona to keep learning and growing. Seeking new challenges, she then moved to Germany, where she absorbed the German culture, language and way of work; efficient, fast and always professional. After 5 years in Germany, Essie decided to move to St Maarten where she found the perfect blend, her passion for service mixed with warm weather and sunny places. She has been working on Sail and Motor yachts since 2016.

2nd Stewardess: Gillian Giachinta
2nd Stewardess: Gillian Giachinta

Gillian was raised in Leesburg, Virginia, developing a love for the outdoors, spending summers at the lake and winters skiing. She then attended the University of Tampa and obtained a degree in Biology. Her curiosity for the world and passion for the ocean led her to attend a Semester at Sea, where she travelled to multiple countries within Asia, Africa, and Europe while taking courses on the ship. This program sparked her love for living on the water and she knew she wanted to pursue a career at sea. Given her waitressing experience and adventurous, outgoing personality, yachting was an obvious avenue. Gillian is passionate about creating memorable experiences for others as they explore the world, making her a great fit for Lady J.

Stewardess/Divemaster: OKWA GROENEWALD
Stewardess/Divemaster: OKWA GROENEWALD

Okwa was born in Durban, SA. She started working in hospitality as a teenager and worked her way up to some of the best restaurants in the country. After school she went over to the states as an au pair and enjoyed traveling and trying new things. She started working on yachts in 2016. Along the way Okwa fell in love with painting, slacklining, snorkeling, fishing, and diving. She spent some time in Honduras chasing her love of diving and is currently the divemaster on board. She holds a coral watch specialty and hopes to one day contribute to coral restoration and reef health.

Bosun: Tyler Franks
Bosun: Tyler Franks

Tyler was born in Memphis, Tennessee. He grew up playing on his high school basketball and golf team. Tyler then moved to Knoxville where he attended the University of Tennessee to study marketing. During his time there, he started up his own valet company which became very successful and is still going strong to this day. Throughout his life, Tyler has been boating on lakes all through Tennessee. Since then, he has been pursuing a boating career which brought him down to Fort Lauderdale, and eventually onboard Lady J. During his spare time Tyler enjoys playing golf, basketball, fishing, and spikeball on the beach.

Deckhand: Carel de Beer
Deckhand: Carel de Beer

Born in Cape Town, South Africa where he grew up playing rugby and loved the outdoors, Carel has always loved being near the ocean. He started his yachting career as soon as he finished high school and found his way traveling to the states to work on yachts. He has worked and traveled in the Bahamas for 6 months before joining Lady J. During his spare time, he enjoys traveling, playing golf, fishing, diving, swimming and being active in the gym.


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Company details for LADY J

Carol Kent Yacht Charters International

144 Pleasant Street




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142 ft / 43.3 m
Guests 12
From $119,000

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