Bobby Giancola is a heartless romantic. And like all heartless romantics, Bobby is instantly sucked into up in a crush wherever he goes. One of the ex-stars of the reality TV series Below Deck Mediterranean, Bobby made an appearance in the first two episodes of the series. Bobby was introduced as a deckhand and remained on the position for both seasons. An ex-firefighter, Bobby looks the part and the ladies are all up for it. The man enjoys life at sea and believes that when you cram a dozen or more people in a single boat, the drama is sure to follow. In this article, we take a closer look at the wiki-bio of Bobby Giancola.
Bobby Giancola was born on the 2nd of February 1985 in Indian Harbour Beach, Florida. Like most of his co-stars, Bobby spent a massive amount of time around the sea and has a strong thirst for adventure. Bobby was raised by his mother Susan and has an older sister. After graduating from a local high-school Bobby stopped studies and started working as a fire-fighter.
Problems with weight:
Believe it or not, Bobbie has not always looked this good. Back when he was just starting, Bobbie often struggled with his weight. One of Bobby’s early girlfriends was the daughter of a chef. The pair loved eating out and drinking beer. As a result, Bobby kept on putting on weight. While Bobby did not mind, for the most part, things changed when he realized that his weight was impacting his job as a fireman. After all, a fireman needs to be prepared in all situations, and should there come a time Bobby couldn’t work properly due to his weight, the lives of his colleagues would be at risk. So, Bobby decided to shed the extra weight and get back in shape.
After graduating from high school, Bobby started working at the Cocoa Beach, Florida fire department and stayed on the job for several years. A trained EMT, Bobby taught marine firefighting for a while in Florida before starring on Below Deck.
Bobby joined the series for the first season and worked as a deckhand. During his time onboard, Bobby had a huge crush on the second stew, Julia d’Albert Pusey. But with Julia turning down his advances, Bobby shared a chummy relationship with bosun Bryan Kattenburg.
Back in season 2, Bryan was left disappointed after then bosun, Wes Walton chose Malia to be the lead deckhand over him.
Life after Below Deck:
Even though Bobby has left Below Deck, he is still working as a yachtie. During his time on the series, Bobby was in a transitioning phase into a full-time yachtie. But not only did he make that move, but he is also a captain. After his time on the show, Bobby worked hard to earned a captain’s license and served as a captain on a few charters. Bobby wrote to his fans on Instagram talking about the whole process.
“Behind the sticks or should I say remote control of this beautiful 88’ Sunseeker. Happy #belowdeck night! So crazy to think 3 years ago I left the fire dept driving fire trucks and some how ended up being a deckhand on Below Deck to then taking my 100 ton captains course and learning how to drive multi million dollar boats. Who woulda thought. Thanks to all that have inspired me and taught me so much over the last few years and can’t wait to learn more!”
Even though only time will tell if Bobby makes another appearance in Below Deck, but we are all up for it.