John Mitchell, male, 56

Ref 41475

Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Nuremberg, Germany
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 3000 coastal miles
Born and Raised in Vancouver, Canada. Father was a Coastal Tug Boat Captain where I spent my youth and early twenties decking. I have owned several stink pots and chartered many Sailboats (coastal cruisers only). Member of Coast Guard Auxiliary (White Rock, BC Canada) for 2 years. Retired CEO of CMP Group Ltd (Martyr Anodes, Rocna Anchors, Titan Chain, etc) Currently Executive director of Human Study ( ) Married and now living in Nurnberg, Germany. My Nephew is Managing Director of All Marine Spares - Monavale, Austrailia.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
Social Links:

John’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 3000
Nights at sea: 0
I have experience as: Watch Leader
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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
Using radarx
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