Alastair Pullen, male, 57

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Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Bedford, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 6000 ocean miles / 10000 coastal miles
I have been sailing since college, the usual transition from dinghies to yachts. Gained my day skipper ticket in 2001 and since have added RYA Yacht Master (theory) Diesel engine, sea survival and RYA Professional Practices and Responsibilities certificates. I have owned a Moody 35 - sailing her both in UK waters and the Western Med - then moving to a Nautical Development 56 ketch based in Jolly Harbour, Antigua. I sailed in the Caribbean for 4 years Antigua to Grenada mostly.. I have crewing experience in yacht relocation and have done new deliveries. Very comfortable working with other crew members, and experienced to always maintain good course / log and keep watch reliably on deck during night hours. Please get in touch for a chat if I can be of help Regards Alastair
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English; French;
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Alastair’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 6000 / Coastal: 10000
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Captain (Offshore)
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Sailing Skills Experienced
I have done this many times and am confident to help others less experienced. I am happy doing this day
I am competent doing this in daylight, or if there is someone more experienced with me
I have only done this a few times, but I am willing to learn
I have not done this before
Steer a compass course x
Keep lookout/watch-keeping x
Trimming sails – mainsail and foresail/jib x
Reefing x
Working the foredeck – setting sails including spinnakers and cruising chutes x
Navigating with GPS and paper charts at sea x
Anchoring and handling anchors x
Cooking at sea x
Using dinghies with outboard motors x
Heaving-to and other heavy weather tactics x

Other nautical or cruising skills

Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2019 Lagoon 500 Ibiza /Gibraltar 0 Watch-leader 2 Independent
2019 Lagoon 440 Mindelo/Martinique 2350 Crew 5 Independent
2018 Belliure 50 Las Palmas/Mindelo Cape Verde 1400 Watch-leader 3 ARC + St Vincent 2018
2018 Belliure 50 Gibraltar /Madeira - via Porto Santo 900 Watch-leader 2 Independent heading to join ARC +
2006 Nautical 56 ketch Cruising between Grenada /Antigua 6000 Captain 0 Skippered charters with guests
2003 Moody 35 Brighton /Ibiza 2000 Captain 2 None
January 0 / 0 0
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