Javier Sanz Borras, male, 59

Ref 11621

Nationality: Spain
Currently based in: Vinaròs, Spain
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 14400 ocean miles / 7500 coastal miles
Boat owner. I'm a Firemen and member of Inshore Rescue Boat Service. I'm a Scuba Diver, member of a sailing race team "Bow man", easy going, hard worker, trustworthy, funny and adventurous man. I never get tired, i love to travel and DIY.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status:
Dietary requirements: No restrictions.
Languages: English; French; Spanish;
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Javier’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 14400 / Coastal: 7500
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Captain (Offshore)
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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 a sextant for astro-navigationx
Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Beneteau Oceanis 423 Corse/Spain 450 Watch-leader 4
2021 Camper & Nicholson 55 Cabo Verde/Açores 1400 Watch-leader 4 Independent
2019 Hallberg-Rassy 36 Spain/Spain 800 Watch-leader 3 Independent
2018 Wauquiez Pilot Salon 41 Iceland/Canada 2000 Watch-leader 3 Independent
2017 Jeanneau Sun Odissey 449 Norway/Netherlands 1300 Watch-leader 4 Independent
2016 Discovery 55 MK II Portugal/Spain 1500 Watch-leader 6 Independent
2016 Farr 52 United Kingdom/Portugal 1000 Watch-leader 7 Independent
2015 Grand Solei 50 South Africa/Brazil 4000 Watch-leader 4 World ARC
2012 Beneteau Oceanis 50 Martinique/Spain 4000 Watch-leader 6
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