aitor zabalgogeascoa, male, 56

Ref 29916

Nationality: Spain
Currently based in: Barcelona, Spain
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 300 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
learning how the wind works, only a couple of opportunities in the year to go into the sea. Easy going, eager to learn more, reliable crew. Spanish equivalent title to coastal yacthmaster (PER habilitación para islas y 24 m). SCTW basic security certificated. I am an aid worker for the last 25 years.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English; Spanish; I can deal with portugueese, basque is my mother tongue
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aitor’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 300 / Coastal: 2000
Nights at sea: 11-49
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
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2018 Monohull 14 m Barcelona /Formentera 340 Watch-leader 9 Ophiusa regata
2018 Mojohull 16 m Barcelona/Menorca 210 Crew 9 PER certification
2017 Monohull 12 m Barcelona /Ibiza 340 Crew 6 Ruta de la Sal
2016 Monohull 9 m Istanbul/Mudanya 100 Crew 7 Regata
2015 Monohull 9 m Istanbul/Istanbul 20 Crew 7 Bosphorus Cup
2015 Monohull 9 m Istanbul/Gocek 550 Crew 7
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