Maria Guatto, female, 38

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Nationality: Argentina
Currently based in: LanGkawi, Malaysia
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 4000 ocean miles / 4000 coastal miles
I started traveling in 2007 *** Saggitarius energy carries me all around the Planet: On foot, hitchhiking, bus, plane, boat. whatever it takes! My will for learning is what moves me, the more you learn, the more you can appreciate*** There´s no better skill than THE POWER OF WILL. I have been sailing for one year and a half now in a 32ft fiberglass cutter/sloop (DownEast) Started my journey in koh phangan (thailand) and so far I have sailed more than 5000nm. (East coast of Malaysia, Java, Bali and Malaysia again). ~☆~The Dream: Going ArOuNd the WoRLd~☆~ Eager to learn more, I wish to sail in many different boats. I enjoy driving for many hours: feeling the wind, watching the clouds and playing with the sails. I have learnt some mechanics and fixing. I am confident swimmer & sports lover. Experienced Cook (vegan chef)& masseureuse Sense of humour & love guitar
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: I am vegan. But since i am argentinian I have meat om my DNA and I don't mind.people.that eat meat. I believe food is a very personal choice that everyone should respect
Languages: English; Spanish;
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Maria’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 1 to 3
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 4000 / Coastal: 4000
Nights at sea: 50+
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
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
Repairing or making sailsx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2017 Monohull Bali/South Borneo - Batam - Langkawi 2500 Crew 3 Pleasure sailing
2017 Monohull Java/Bali 500 Crew 4 Pleasure sailing
2017 Monohull Mersing/Java 1000 Crew 4 Pleasure sailing
2017 Monohull Koh pHanGhan /Mersing 700 Crew 4 Pleasure sailing
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