Karel Terlaak, male, 41

Ref 47991

Nationality: Netherlands
Currently based in: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 100 ocean miles / 1000 coastal miles
I'm an outgoing 40 year old sea sailor looking to crew for the Atlantic crossing ARC or to crew for sailing trips from western Europe to the Canary islands. I'm sociable and a non smoker who can cook a great meal. I'm RYA certified coastal skipper and day skipper. I have 1000nm seasailing experience in western Europe. These nautical miles were all paid training miles. I'm looking for a safe risk averse skipper to crew for.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: No dietary restrictions
Languages: English; French; German; Dutch
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Karel’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 100 / Coastal: 1000
Nights at sea: 1-10
I have experience as: Instructor (Ocean Sailing)
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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

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Coastal skipper RYA 2006
Day skipper Rya 2006

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2014 Centurion 42 Cherbourg/Granville 200 Student 6
2013 Benetau 38 Dublin/Penzance 220 Crew 3
2012 Centurion 42 London/Amsterdam 308 Student 6
2006 Centurion 42 Cuxhaven/Harlingen 264 Student 6
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