Ludwig Hoogstoel, male, 59

Ref 45928

Nationality: Belgium
Currently based in: Summit, United States
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 10000 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: Low carb (keto) diet
Languages: English; French; Dutch
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Ludwig’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 10000 / Coastal: 2000
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
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
OUPV US Coast Guard 2005
ASA 108 Offshore Passagemaking American Sailing Association 108 2004
Sailing Instructor American Sailing Association Keelboat 0

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2017 Etap 37s St Martin/St Martin 100 Captain 5
2016 80 ft Maxi Racer Norfolk VA/BVI 1000 Crew 8
2005 Etap 37s Netherlands/Newport RI 3500 Captain 3
2005 Etap 37s Carib/New York NY 4000 Captain 3
2003 Beneteau 40 TCI/Massachusetts 2000 Watch-leader 3
2002 IP 45 Bermuda/Norfolk 600 Student 6
1995 various Europe/Carib/Europe/Carib 2000 Captain 3
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