Elaine Neely, female, 51

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Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Toronto, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 18000 ocean miles / 2500 coastal miles
I am an avid sailor and yacht racer that has been sailing for over 20 years on a range of boats in the Great Lakes, Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Aegean and Caribbean. I am a fully certified RYA Yachtmaster Offshore with an STCW95+10 certificate. I'm capable, skilled, always ready to pitch in and help with anything and take on any challenge big or small with a smile. I'm here because I love sailing passages, meeting great people, exploring new places and diving into exciting new adventures.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English;
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Elaine’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 18000 / Coastal: 2500
Nights at sea: 50+
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 VHF radiox
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