Massimiliano Cusimano, male, 52

Ref 26511

Nationality: Italy
Currently based in: Roma, Italy
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 1000 ocean miles / 15000 coastal miles
Have been sailing for many years as crew member and skipper of different racers yachts in regattas in the Mediterranean and Canary Islands. Some example of boats I raced, Swan 46MKII, GS40, First42S7, Comet50, X-yacht41, First 50, HobieCat16 and 18 long time ago and few others. For long time I had to match my work life with my passion for sailing with a lot of effort. So since the past 6 years now, I decided to make my passion to become a profession and started as professional skipper in many cherter cruises around the Mediterranean, Canary Islands, noth athlantic, cruising with clients coming from all over the world. I do also a lot of yacht transfers. I started my own charter cruise agency as well and working with it right now. I have abilitation license to sail without limits from coastline everywhere in the world, RYA Yacht Master Offshore with practical examination, RYA First Aid and RYA VHF SRC.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status:
Dietary requirements: Nothing in particular
Languages: English; Spanish; Italian;
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Massimiliano’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 1000 / Coastal: 15000
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
Outboard engine maintenancex
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
RYA Yacht Master OfFshore with practical exam RYA MCA 0
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