brian gleeson, male, 57

Ref 14528

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: St Paul, United States
Looking for: Caribbean; Central & North America;
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 3000 coastal miles
Married with two children. Owned 30' C&C on lake superior for 15 years. Sailed BVI 10+ times, St Martin, Long Island Sound, Grenada and Tobago Cays. Previously held USCG Operator license (6 PK)but let expire in 2012. Sailed both mono and cat 40'+.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English;
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brian’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 3000
Nights at sea: 1-10
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
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