Hugh Johnson, male, 68

Ref 21731

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Ruse, Bulgaria
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 10000 ocean miles / 25000 coastal miles
We live in Bulgaria and the boat is berthed in Lefkas, Greece. I am close to retiring and we plan a world cruise starting in 2018 with the ARC + which we did in 2015 with our previous boat. We will do the East coast of the USA in 2019 and start the big trip January 2020 possibly with World ARC Rally.Our boat is an Oyster 625 launched in 2017
Smoking: no
Relationship status: Partnered
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English; Bulgarian
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Hugh’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 10000 / Coastal: 25000
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
Using radarx
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