Chris Anco, male, 60

Ref 40138

Main Number: +16475154626
Alt Contact Number: +14168404626
Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Toronto, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 3400 ocean miles / 3000 coastal miles
Yachtmaster Ocean (Sail) Commercially Endorsed. A retired Renewable Energy Design Engineer with a background in Sustainable Building Design, Project Management and Property Maintenance. I enjoy Ocean sailing and participating in all that is required on the boat from maintenance to cooking. I am mechanically inclined and generally quite handy with all boat systems. I am actively looking to join crews for deliveries, rallies or passages on different types of sailing yachts to further build my experience while working towards completing my MCA Masters 200 Certification. Certificates  MCA RYA Yachtmaster Ocean (Sail) Commercially Endorsed  MCA STCW Proficiency in Medical Care on Board Ship,  MCA STCW Personal Sea Survival Techniques,  Transport Canada Marine Medical Certificate (ENG1 equivalent) (exp.2022)  International Certificate of Operation of Pleasure Craft (ICC) Sail plus Power Vessels up to 10m  Canada Pleasure Craft Operator Certificate  GMDSS VHF Short Range Radio Certificate  Canada Restricted Operators Certificate (Maritime) with DSC Endorsement  RYA Radar Course  RYA Professional Practices and Responsibilities  Hamble School of Yachting Yacht Maintenance Certificate  Hamble School of Yachting Meteorology Course
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
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Chris’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 1 to 3
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 3400 / Coastal: 3000
Nights at sea: 0
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
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2019 Clipper 60 Las Palmas Gran Canaria/Rodney Bay St Lucia via Cape Verde 3400 Watch-leader 11 ARC+
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