John Mactear, male, 61

Ref 47961

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: HAYWARDS HEATH, United Kingdom
Looking for: Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 3000 coastal miles
Keen sailor since the age of 7 3000 miles of cruising around the UK, Irish sea and English channel Yachtmaster offshore Senior dinghy instructor Chairman of Sussex Sailability
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English;
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John’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 3000
Nights at sea: 11-49
I have experience as: Coastal Skipper
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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

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Sea Survival RYA 2021
Yachtmaster RYA offshore 2018
Senior dinghy instructor RYA Senior dinghy instructor 2016

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2019 Oceanis 37 hamble/dartmouth 270 Watch-leader 4
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