Joe Lambing, male, 61

Ref 49244

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Burlingame, United States
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 1700 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
Summary: Enthusiastic sailor with over 40 year’s experience sailing vessels from 12’ dinghies to 52’ Yawls. Most experience on San Francisco Bay where we owned a 27’ Catalina for over 15 years. Looking to build offshore experience prior to taking delivery of our new catamaran next year. Ready to help with boat maintenance, repairs, rigging, cooking and cleaning as well as sailing duties. Experience: 1984-1990: Lake sailing in the Midwest skippering 12’ Butterfly scow and 20’ C-Scow 1990-2000: Occasional crew on friend’s yachts while we started a young family 2000-2017: Owned and refitted a Catalina 27 sloop on San Francisco Bay. Complete refit of the boat including running rigging led aft for single handed sailing. Logged hundreds of hours sailing single handed on San Francisco Bay. 2012-present: Crewed on board Bounty, a 52’ wooden yawl for day sails and racing in the San Francisco area. Occasional crewing on other friend’s sailboats on the bay. Personal information: Retired, married, father of two. Sixty years old, fit, social drinker, nonsmoker and omnivore. 5’6”, 155 pounds. PhD in biochemistry; worked in the biotech industry developing cardiovascular and cancer drugs for over 25 years.
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: 1700 / Coastal: 2000
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 cruising skills

Using VHF radiox
Outboard engine maintenancex

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Capable Crew RYA Capable Crew 2022
Skipper RYA Skipper 2022

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Outremer 55 Norfolk, VA/Port Canaveral, FL 800 Crew 5
2022 Beneteau Oceanis 54 Mattapoisett, MA/Charleston, SC 800 Crew 3
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