Bex Hazell, female, 26

Ref 69932

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Bristol & Isle of Wight , United Kingdom
Looking for: Caribbean; Mediterranean & Black Sea; South America;
Experience: 800 ocean miles / 900 coastal miles
[Looking for transatlantic crossing for Canaries to Caribbean] Hello there! We are Bex Hazell and Leo a couple from the UK in our mid 20s looking to cross the Atlantic! Happy to help sail, cook, clean or help with childcare πŸ™‚ We are available from now (November) and keen to help with all preparations for the crossing. Sailing experience - -we have both grown up by the sea and used to be dinghy sailing instructors in our teens, have powerboat level 2 and have been on various trips around Europe on cruisers with family growing up. -We have recently returned from the doing a several day crossing from Majorca to Sardinia (comfortable doing night shifts) -Can do basic knots -We don’t get sea sick πŸŽ‰ About us - Bex In winter i work as an assistant at a nursery with children and in summer I work festivals and events designing, making and rigging decor. Currently learning Spanish Leo Im a carpenter all year round. Am also fluent in French Both of us very easy going people and hard workers. Hope to see you on the sea 🌊
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: Pescatarian
Languages: English; French;
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Bex’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 800 / Coastal: 900
Nights at sea: 1-10
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

Repairing or making sailsx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
October 9 36ft sigma Mallorca /Sardinia 250 Crew 4
January 0 / 0 0
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