Michael Brown, male, 52

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Nationality: South Africa
Currently based in: Johannesburg, South Africa
Looking for: Caribbean; West Africa & South Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 300 ocean miles / 500 coastal miles
Day Skipper CMAS dive instructor Power boat surf launch endorsed/ dive skipper I love boats and sailing Keen fisherman (every kind including spear)
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: I eat almost anything
Languages: English;
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Michael’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: less than 1
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 300 / Coastal: 500
Nights at sea: 1-10
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
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
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