John Buckley, male, 62

Ref 25393

Nationality: Bermuda
Currently based in: Smiths, Bermuda
Looking for: Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 800 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
I have done offshore and day racing in Bermuda. One passage from Rhode Island, USA to Bermuda; as well as one passage Bermuda to Rhode Island, USA. I completed RYA Day Skipper 2017 as well as Coastal Skipper 2019 through Sunsail in Portsmouth. Other courses successfully completed include RYA Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore theory, Safety at Sea, International Certificate of Competency, Short Range Radio, etc. I am looking for a passage on the ARC Europe for the Bermuda to Azores leg
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English;
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John’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 800 / Coastal: 2000
Nights at sea: 1-10
I have experience as: Watch Leader
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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
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