Lena Rist, female, 27

Ref 48395

Nationality: Germany
Currently based in: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 1500 coastal miles
Hello sailors, I'm Lena, 27 years old and from Germany. 3 weeks ago I jumped onboard to crew a beautiful 70ft ketch for a transatlantic crossing from the UK. However, the trip has unfortunately been cut short in Brest, France due to several maintenance issues. So, I am now looking for another opportunity! A transatlantic crossing has been a dream that I have had for quite a while now and it would mean a lot to me to get the chance to sail it with a boat full of kind and easygoing people. I have been sailing for 6 years now, mostly in the Mediterranean and the Baltic Sea. This summer I gained my first little experience as a skipper on a 46ft monohaul. I'm a quick learner, easygoing, always eager to help, I have never gotten seasick, I am fully vaccinated, I do not smoke and I would really love to join you! Please let me know if you would like to get more info, cheers!
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status:
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; French; German; Spanish; Russian; Czech
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Lena’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 1500
Nights at sea: 1-10
I have experience as: Crew
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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
Competent
I am competent doing this in daylight, or if there is someone more experienced with me
Basic
I have only done this a few times, but I am willing to learn
None
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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
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