Jon Aboitiz, male, 59

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Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Miami, United States
Looking for: Caribbean; Central & North America; Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 3500 ocean miles / 6000 coastal miles
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English; Spanish;
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Jon’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 3500 / Coastal: 6000
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
Diesel engine maintenancex

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Upgrade exam to Master 100 GT Captain School Key West 2023
Advanced Coastal Cruising (ASA) 106 2022
Cruising Catamaran ASA 114 2022
Bareboat Cruising American Sailing Association (ASA) 104 2022
Master License (Meste Amador) Brazilian Navy International Coastal Cruising, Sail and Power 1999

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2023 Catamaran Lagoon 42 Canary Islands/Saint Vincent & the Grenadines 2700 Crew 5
2023 Catamaran Lagoon 52 Martinique/Martinique 100 Captain 8
2019 Catamaran Lagoon 45 BVI/BVI 100 Captain 7
1998 72 monohull cutter Sangermani Darwin, Australia/Bali, Indonesia 900 Crew 9
1992 34 monohull sloop Florianopolis, Brazil/Ilhabela, Brazil 280 Crew 4
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