David Stiksma, male, 53

Ref 31006

Nationality: Netherlands
Currently based in: Pêra, Portugal
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 1500 ocean miles / 1000 coastal miles
I love to travel and to sail. In fact I like almost everything that has to do with water. I use to have my own little sailboat and I miss sailing. I am very interested to see new parts of this world and to meet new people. Very interested in technology, music. I like cooking and food.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; German; Spanish; Dutch
Social Links:

David’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 1500 / Coastal: 1000
Nights at sea: 1-10
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
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Diving 0

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2018 Catamaran Spain/Marocco 0 Crew 4
2018 Catamaran Marocco/Canary Islands 0 Crew 4
2017 Monohull Croatia/Croatia 0 Captain 0
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