Jaroslaw Olszowka, male, 52

Ref 43597

Nationality: Poland
Currently based in: Świętochłowice, Poland
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 4000 ocean miles / 6000 coastal miles
Yachtmaster PYA Motorboat Master PYA SRC STCW In total more than 12000 Nm Visa USA B1/B2 In 2021 I was working as a skipper for DYC in Sardinia. In 2022 I am employed as a motor yacht captain for the entire season in Croatia. Retired from October 2020 after 30 years of service in the police and the Polish army Interests: sports, travelling, mountains, organizing active recreation, photogrphy, healthy eating Strenghts: good physical form, courage, responsibility, logi cal thinking, readiness to act, availability, communicativeness Driving licence: cat. B and C
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; Polish
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Jaroslaw’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 4000 / Coastal: 6000
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

Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Motor yacht Galeon 500 Fly Croatia /Croatia 1000 Captain 7
2021 catamaran Saint Martin/St Barth 120 Captain 14
2021 Catamarans, monohouls Croatia, Greece, Italy/Croatia, Greece, Italy 2000 Captain 0 No
2021 S/Y La Rochelle/Gibraltar 1020 Crew 4 No
2021 S/Y Gibraltar/Ios Greece 1820 Captain 2 No
2020 S/Y Porto/Gibraltar 481 Crew 2 No
2020 S/Y Sukosan/Sukosan 154 Captain 4 No
2020 S / Y Las Palmas/Marrtinique 3000 Watch-leader 4 No
2020 S/Y Agadir/Mohamedia 360 Crew 8
2020 S/Y Gibraltar/La Linea/Agadir 506 Crew 9
2020 schooner Gdynia/Calmar-Gdynia 421 Crew 40
2019 S/Y Gdynia/Gdynia 145 Crew 8
2019 S/Y Biograd na Moru/Venice-Biograd 530 Crew 9
2018 S/Y Gdynia/Kolobrzeg-Gdynia 390 Crew 6
2018 S/Y Riga/Gdynia 463 Watch-leader 4
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