Harland Hogan, male, 55

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Nationality: Australia
Currently based in: Cebu, Philippines
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 20000 ocean miles / 20000 coastal miles
I’m fit and healthy and easy to get along with. I have been sailing as a child racing in dinghies Flying 11’s and Laser. From my teens was doing coastal offshore day races and continued into passage racing. Have completed the Sydney Maloolaba race and many other races. Moved into yacht delivery work along the east coast of Australia and across Bass straight for about 5 years. I have been watch-keeper countless miles. . I have raced at the Hamilton Island series and numerous other races. In 2019 assisted the owner of a fontaine pajot 38 catamaran in captaining for the delivery of his yacht across the pacific ocean from Guatamala to Cebu Philippines via Panama canal. The crossing took 5 months.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: I have no special dietary restrictions and am adventurist in trying new foods. pretty easy going with diet.
Languages: English;
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Harland’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 20000 / Coastal: 20000
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 a sextant for astro-navigationx
Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
coxswain certificate NSW Australia completed 2000
radia operators certificate Australian Maritime Authority completed and awarded lifetime 2000
coastal skipper australian sailing association completed 1990
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