Mike Woolley, male, 60

Ref 41131

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Reigate, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 4500 coastal miles
Sailing for over 10 years, some cruising in the Med, North Sea and English Channel. Some racing including two Fastnets, the last was 2019 as a two handed. So lots of multi day open water trips. Qualified Day Skipper, YM theory and should have been doing my YM this year, blown off in Feb and now lockdown! Qualified and experienced Diver. Practical and mechanical by nature, I can cook, helm happy and experienced as a watch leader. Good communicator good in more difficult situations - not shouty!
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
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Mike’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 4500
Nights at sea: 50+
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
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
YM Theory RYA YM 2020
First Aid RYA Basic 2018
VHF RYA 2011
Day Skipper Practical RYA 2009
ISAF Sea Survival ISAF 0
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