Douglas Brown, male, 68

Ref 14493

Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Brantford, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 5100 ocean miles / 2200 coastal miles
I have mainly done coastal sailing as a skipper Greece Norway New Zealand Caribbean and Canada -I have Crewed in several deliveries and I have taken many courses.I am very good at most tasks on a boat including navigation and troubleshooting. I am comfortable in close quarters and get along well with others. I am eager to help in all situations.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: none I like all food I am a very good cook and enjoy working in the galley
Languages: English;
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Douglas’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 5100 / Coastal: 2200
Nights at sea: 11-49
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 VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx
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