Armin Hertel, male, 56

Ref 48816

Nationality: Germany
Currently based in: Toronto, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 6050 ocean miles / 4450 coastal miles
handy person - former aircraft mechanic / mechanical engineer keeps a tidy and clean boat like to cook sort of retired with lots of time. looking to sail with nice company
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; French; German; Spanish;
Social Links:

Armin’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 6050 / Coastal: 4450
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Coastal Skipper
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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
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Pleasure Craft Operator CANADA Boater Exam 2017
SKS DSV Germany Theory 2004
SBF See DSV Germany 2004
Radio Operators Certificate / short rage certificate / GMDSS, DSC Germany 2002
SBF Binnen DSV Germany 2001

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Migrant 45 Ft. Pierce, FL/Clearwater, FL 500 Watch-leader 3 cruise
2022 Warrior 40 St. Lucia/Brighton, UK 4800 Crew 5
2022 Hylas 57 Quebec City/Chicago 1200 Crew 4 Delivery
2018 Pearson 28 Brighton, Lake Ontario/Midland, Lake Huron 250 Captain 1 transfer
2011 Ketch Motor Sailor Langkawi, Malaysia/Phuket, Thailand 200 Watch-leader 3 cruise
2008 Ketch Motor Sailor Bali/Singapore 1000 Watch-leader 3 cruise
2008 Ketch Motor Sailor Singapore/Langkawi 500 Watch-leader 3 cruise
2007 Jantar 23 Berlin /Ruegen 250 Captain 2 cruise
2005 Ketch Motor Sailor Linton Bay, Panama/San Blas Islands, Panama 600 Crew 3 cruise
2004 Varianta 65 Ruegen/Ruegen 158 Captain 2 cruise
2004 Dufour 35 La Grande Motte, FR/Cartagena, ES 624 Watch-leader 3 cruise
2003 Beneteau 25 Haligoland, North Sea/Haligoland 100 Crew 5 Regatta training
2003 Bavaria 36 Ruegen (baltic Sea)/Ruegen 160 Crew 5 cruise
2001 GibSea 38 Portsmouth, UK - Weymouth, UK/Weymouth, UK - Portsmouth 120 Crew 5 cruise
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