Dan Schlig, male, 61

Ref 43511

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Looking for: Mediterranean & Black Sea; North Indian Ocean & Red Sea; South East Asia & East Asia;
Experience: 100 ocean miles / 100 coastal miles
I'm currently living and working as an engineer Abu Dhabi UAE. I've done extensive one-design buoy racing, and have some limited offshore experience. I would like to retire to a boat in a few years, and am looking to gain blue water sailing experience before buying a boat of my own.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: NONE
Languages: English;
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Dan’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 100 / Coastal: 100
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

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
1986 Endeavor 39 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, USA/Bimini, Bahamas 120 Captain 6
1884 San Juan 37 Naples, Florida/Naples, Florida 300 Student 3
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