Michael Jordan Halbert, male, 68

Ref 53121

Nationality: Canada
Currently based in: Toronto, Canada
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 150 coastal miles
Interested in the westward Atlantic 2023 crossing - ARC 2023. I would like to bring along two strong and capable young men: Adam 34 and Cody 23, my sons and experienced wilderness outdoors people though not with much sailing experience. I'm a lifelong sailor and boater including canoe and rafting trips. CYA Basic Cruising, CYA Intermediate Cruising, CYA Coastal Nav Standard, Restricted Radio Operators DSC Endorsement. Built a cedar strip canoe. Physically fit with high endurance. Can sleep in shifts. Pilot's license and SCUBA certification.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: Vegetarian.
Languages: English; French; Hebrew
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Michael Jordan’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 150
Nights at sea: 11-49
I have experience as: Coastal Skipper
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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

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
CYA Basic Cruising, Intermediate Cruising, Coastal Navigation Std, Restricted Radio Operator DSC Endorsement 2015

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 25 Lake Simcoe/Georgian Bay and return 150 Captain 2
2016 33 Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia/Mahone Bay Nova Scotia 80 Student 3
2015 33 Mahone Bay Nova Scotia/Mahone Bay Nova Scotia 50 Student 3
1974 various from 14 Lake Simcoe/Georgian Bay many trips 200 Captain 2
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