Kirill Kotoranta, male, 43

Ref 39608

Nationality: Finland
Currently based in: Helsinki, Finland
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 5000 ocean miles / 15000 coastal miles
citizen of Finland, native Russian, studied Internation Relations in St. Petersburg State University, sailing since 1989: Optimist, Kadett, Finn, minitonner, quarter tonner/Albin Vega, Beneteau Figaro2 for 3 years in the Baltic 2010-2012; since 2012 sailing Jonmeri 40 all around the Baltic Sea; 2017-2019 sailed on Jonmeri 40 from Helsinki/Finland to Preveza/Greece and back around Europe; ocean experience only from the English channel to Gibraltar; chartered sailing boats on the Med few times. BBS licence issued Goncharenko IYT sailing school in 2007; VHF-DSC, experience in sailing competitions in the Gulf of Finland. Experienced in boat repairs and maintenance with the hull, engine, electronics ect., gained thru maintenance and repairs made within the last 30 years. Working in boat service industry, Boatmaster Oy/Ltd, Helsinki spoken languages: Russian, English, Finnish
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: no
Languages: English; Russian; finnish
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Kirill’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 5000 / Coastal: 15000
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Captain (Offshore)
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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
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2000 Jonmeri 40 Baltic Sea / around Europe Finland-Greece and back/2017-2019 5000 Captain 2
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