Nigel Alexander, male, 71

Ref 30033

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: London, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 25000 ocean miles / 3500 coastal miles
Came back to sailing and participated as crew on Clipper Round the World race 17/18 edition. I did half a world from Australia back to the UK. Really enjoyed that ocean experience and have been doing UK / France coastal sailing as well as a delivery to Cap Verde and two Biscay crossings from UK since then. Prepared and happy to take any role on the boat and make my contribution to a harmonious boat.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English;
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Nigel’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 25000 / Coastal: 3500
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Watch Leader
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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
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Cyclades 45 Eastborne/Coruna 650 Watch-leader 0
2021 Oceanis 50 Lanzarote/Cap Verde 1100 Watch-leader 5
2020 Oceanis 55 Tenerife/Gibralter 1000 Watch-leader 5
2019 Waqueriez 42 Roscoff/Coruna 450 Watch-leader 3
2018 Clipper 70 Airlie Beach Australia/Liverpool 25000 Crew 20 Clipper Race 2017/18
January 0 / 0 0
January 0 / 0 0
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