John Simpson, male, 61

Ref 17254

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Winchester, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 45000 ocean miles / 10000 coastal miles
We are a musical boat so musicians perfered. Non smokers only
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status:
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English;
Social Links:

John’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 45000 / Coastal: 10000
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 VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2021 Discovery 55 Gran Canaria/St Lucia 3000 Captain 4
2017 Discovery 55 Southampton /Oslo Norway 1600 Captain 5 Independent sailing
2011 Warrior 40 Gran Canaria/St Lucia 2850 Captain 4 ARC 2011
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