Brian Johnston, male, 64

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Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Powell River, British Columbia, Canada
Looking for: Caribbean; Central & North America; South America; South Indian Ocean; South Pacific Islands; Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 2000 ocean miles / 500 coastal miles
Retired, recently widowed, generally able to get along with just about anyone, willing to help out and tackle whatever’s necessary to get things done.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: None, will try almost anything.
Languages: English;
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Brian’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 1 to 3
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 2000 / Coastal: 500
Nights at sea: 11-49
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

Using VHF radiox
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2019 50 ft Bruce Roberts Cutter Nuka Hiva (Marquesas)/Hilo Hawaii 2000 Crew 3
2018 50’ Bruce Roberts Cutter BVI/Trinidad 500 Crew 2
1986 28 ft Mirage Shelburne Nova Scota/Chester 200 Crew 2
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