Alessandro Comai, male, 28

Ref 48106

Nationality: Italy
Currently based in: , United Kingdom
Looking for: Caribbean; Mediterranean & Black Sea; Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 3000 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
I am a young engineer who is very passionate about sailing. I have been sailing since I was 14 and my experience includes both racing as well as coastal and blue water cruising in the Mediterranean (and a little in the atlantic as well). I am always curious about learning new things and living new experiences. In particular, I would be very keen on gaining some experience in long distance ocean sailing.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; German; Italian;
Social Links:

Alessandro’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 3000 / Coastal: 2000
Nights at sea: 11-49
I have experience as: Crew
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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

Diesel engine maintenancex

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2023 Grand Soleil 46 St. George/Ponta Delgada, Azores 2200 Crew 6 ARC Europe
2021 Pogo 40 S2 (Class 40) Almeria, Spain/Las Palmas, Gran Canaria 900 Crew 6
2018 Swan 45 Saint-Tropez, France/Genoa, Italy 150 Crew 10 Giraglia Rolex Cup
2017 Beneteau First 40.7 Cadiz, Spain/Caprera, Sardinia 900 Crew 7 No
2016 Beneteau First 40.7 Caprera, Sardinia/Ciudadella de Menorca 250 Crew 5
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