Michael Sadlier, male, 63

Ref 48974

Nationality: Ireland
Currently based in: Dublin, Ireland
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 5000 ocean miles / 10000 coastal miles
I have sailed for the past 40 plus years and currently own a HR43 that I bought last year. I have about 5000 miles of Ocean passages under my belt - mainly - Ireland, Spain, Portugal, Madeira, Canaries, Azores and home, over the past few years. Considering doing the ARC as skipper in 2023/2024 but would like to do the crossing on another yacht before skippering across the pond myself.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; French;
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Michael’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 5000 / Coastal: 10000
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
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Yachtmaster Offshore RYA 2015
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