Bruce Bridgestock, male, 65

Ref 48095

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Oldham, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 1200 ocean miles / 5000 coastal miles
I am a fit person, regular fell runner, qualified to RYA Yachtmaster Offshore. Now able to spend time away from our business and keen to enjoy some long sailing passages and new adventures in good company. Interested in delivery trips, crewing on cruises, Skippering or any practical sailing role.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English;
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Bruce’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 1200 / Coastal: 5000
Nights at sea: 50+
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 a sextant for astro-navigationx
Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Yachtmaster Offshore with commercial endorsement RYA 2019
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