Joe Wienecke, male, 67

Ref 41350

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Punta Gorda , United States
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 10000 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
I am in good condition, 67 year old. I have done 14 Mac races, 3 Caribbean 1500, countless buoy races on Lake Michigan. I have sailed my personal 40 catamaran to the north Bahamas twice and down the Exuma island chain once. Countless trips down to Key West and along the west and east coast of Florida. I am trained as a pit, spin trimmer, sheet trimmer, and heavy weather helm. I am a non-smoker and easy to get along with. I am willing to do any job on the boat i.e. cleaning, dirty work etc. I have experience standing a watch and doing many sail changes per shift. Updated 12/21- I have now completed 2 Salty Dawg Rallies 1. Hamptons to Antigua 1,800 NM’s 2020 and Hamptons to Marsh Harbor Bahamas 2021 800 NM’s.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
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Joe’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 10000 / Coastal: 2000
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
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2019 Shockley 35 Chicago IL /Mackinac Island 350 Crew 0 N/a Mac Race
2019 Catamaran Punta Gorda Florida /Nassau 700 Captain 1 N/a
2016 Mono 41 Punta Gorda Florida /North Bahamas 550 Captain 1 N/a
April 3 Mono 53 Chesapeake Bay /Sophers Hole BVI 1500 Crew 1 Caribbean 1500 x 3
January 0 Leopard 50 June 6,2023/Bear fort NC 600 Crew 4 None
January 0 Leopard 50 sailing catamaran West Palm Beach /Beaufort NC 600 Crew 4 None
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