Jane Nathan, female, 63

Ref 48994

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Petworth, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 450 coastal miles
Enthusiastic learner, returning to sailing after having a family and busy career. Now rebalancing work/life to create more time for fun, including sailing. Amiable, easy to get along with and well organised. Have re-done Comp Crew and Day Skipper after a 30 year hiatus (!) Have First Aid Aboard Ships, Proficiency in Medical Care Aboard Ships and WSO Safety course. Doing Sea Survival and course this summer. Gradually building experience and miles. Would welcome the opportunity to do more sailing in a variety of settings, including Med and Blue water, with a view to being fully capable for the ARC + in 2023. Preference for own cabin; own bunk.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: NA
Languages: English;
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Jane’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 1 to 3
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 450
Nights at sea: 1-10
I have experience as: Crew
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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 relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Proficiency in Medical Care Aboard Ship MCA 2022
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