Helmut Kolasch, male, 80

Ref 19863

Nationality: Germany
Currently based in: Sinzheim, Germany
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 2100 ocean miles / 2800 coastal miles
Hello, since 1982 I did several sailing cruise as skipper, watch leader and crew on sailing boats between 27 and 51 feet in the Mediterranean & Black Sea, Caribbean and Atlantic. I sail whenever possible and are looking for a crew position. I love the atmosphere and experience on sailing boats, as well as the people. I‘m mechanical engineer and worked as an engineer assistant on a tanker during my studies, certified open water diver, well fit, with humor, social skills and a taste for the good life and fun.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; German;
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Helmut’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 2100 / Coastal: 2800
Nights at sea: 11-49
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

Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx
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