Laurence Dastrevigne, female, 51

Ref 6870

Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Montreal, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 3000 ocean miles / 4800 coastal miles
Fully English and French speaking and very little Spanish. Looking to crew. Dynamics and courteous, I do not suffer from seasickness, remains calm and focused in unexpected circumstances. I am very flexible in my schedule and free to travel. I've travelled a lot, I am open to new opportunities and can easily adopt to new situations and people. Certificates include boat licence, VHF operator, AOWD and looking forward to get RYA Yatmaster certification and my STCW I worked as a hotess/cook and driveaway crew for the 4 last years in the Caraibes and Bahamas. I worked at the Queenn Elizabeth Hotel for 2 years, in diver shop for 1 season. My graphic and business consultation expertise gave me full assurance in client services and resolving problems. I sailed on a Hanse 45 crowsing from Annapolis to Tortola, on a Catana 55 from BVI/St.Martin to Guadeloupe and charterd in BVI and Guadeloupe a couple of time, BVI to Grenada, back and forth. Finely sailed back home on my boat, Oyster 54, from Bahamas to Montréal.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English; French; Spanish;
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Laurence’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 3000 / Coastal: 4800
Nights at sea: 50+
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
Diesel engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2019 Oyster 54 Bahamas/Lac champlain USA 1360 Crew 2
2018 Oyster 54 Bahamas/Bahamas 600 Crew 2
2018 Hoyster 54 Grenada/Bahamas 1360 Crew 2
2017 jeanneau 42 monowall Martinique/Grenada 181 Crew 2
2015 Lagoon 55 British Virgin Iland/SXM 104 Hostess 12
2015 Lagoon 55 et 62 saint mattin/BVI 2000 Hostess 10
2014 Catana 56 st Marteen/Guadeloup 168 Hostess 6
2014 Hans 45 Annapolis/BVI 1585 Watch-leader 5
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