So when you cross the English Channel it’s a pretty official deal. Your captain has to be channel certified, and there are only seven of those guys in the world. Your boat has to be channel certified too. I can’t seem to find a good picture of our pilot, who is literally a hall of fame pilot, so you’ll have to wait till I get one myself. In the meantime, here’s what his/our pilot boat looks like. Name: The Gallivant.