Tim Richmond, male, 75

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Nationality: Switzerland
Currently based in: Zurich, Switzerland
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 14000 ocean miles / 5000 coastal miles
Dual citizen: Switzerland (naturalized) / USA (birth)
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; German;
Social Links:

Tim’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 14000 / Coastal: 5000
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 a sextant for astro-navigationx
Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Offshore Passagemaking American Sailing Association ASA 108 2020

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Morris 46 Jolly Harbor, Antigua/Rhode Island, USA 1600 Captain 3
2022 Morris 46 Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands, ES/Jolly Harbor, Antigua 2900 Captain 3
2022 Morris 46 Stonington CT, USA/Shelter Bay, Panama 2100 Captain 3
2019 Morris 46 Puerto Sherry, ES/Lanzarote, Canary Islands, ES 620 Captain 3
2016 Morris 46 Horta, Azores, PT/Madeira, PT 690 Captain 3
2016 Morris 46 Madeira, PT/Gibraltar 610 Captain 3
2015 Morris 46 Rhode Island, USA/Horta, Azores, PT 2050 Captain 4
2014 Morris 46 Rhode Island, USA/Bermuda 650 Captain 4
2014 Morris 46 Bermuda/Rhode Island, USA 650 Captain 0
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