Jeff Carpenter, male, 73

Ref 1330

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Alexandria, United States
Looking for: Caribbean; Central & North America; Mediterranean & Black Sea; South Pacific Islands;
Experience: 50000 ocean miles / 20000 coastal miles
I owned a Jeanneau 54 DS for 14 years. I traveled from Newport RI, Bermuda, Chesapeake, Caribbean yearly. Went with the Caribe 1500 most of those years. Sold my boat and now want some more Ocean time. Started sailing young - experience over 50 years.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status:
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English;
Social Links:

Jeff’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 50000 / Coastal: 20000
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Captain (Offshore)
Invite this crew to
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 a sextant for astro-navigationx
Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx
brought to you by