Cees Passchier, male, 69

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Nationality: Netherlands
Currently based in: Mainz, Germany
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 10830 ocean miles / 2520 coastal miles
I am a Dutch academic field-geologist and geo-archaeologist, living in Germany. I sailed in the Atlantic, N-Australia and the Mozambique Channel as crew, and skippered a yacht in Turkey. I like the ocean, good company and nice stories
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English; French; German; Spanish; Italian; Dutch, Portuguese
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Cees’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 10830 / Coastal: 2520
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

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Lagoon 400 Mayotte/Richards Bay 1430 Crew 4
2021 Oyster 435 Horta/Baiona 960 Crew 3
2019 Oceanis 331 Göcek/Knidos 320 Captain 4
2017 Varianta 44 Pornichet/La Coruna 600 Crew 5
2017 Lagoon 50 Cascais/Athens 1800 Watch-leader 5 Delivery
2016 Varianta 44 St Maarten/Horta 2300 Crew 7
2015 Varianta 44 Harlingen/Cowes 420 Crew 6
2014 Lagoon 450 Les Sables d/Cascais 330 Crew 3 Delivery
2014 Skey 51 Cairns/Darwin 1220 Crew 4 World Arc
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