Lynn Ellwood, female, 60

Ref 8177

Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Toronto, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 15000 ocean miles / 3000 coastal miles
RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Certified in April 2016. I own and solo sail a Non-Such 26 Classic. Much racing and cruising experience both freshwater and ocean, big boat, small boat, catamaran. Ocean survival training. I completed 2 legs of the Clipper Race in 2016 (Australia - Singapore, and Seattle - Panama - New York). Watch leader experience. Career: Private Practice in Speech-Language Pathology; University Professor (Clinical/Teaching Stream).
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English;
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Lynn’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 15000 / Coastal: 3000
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
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