Peter Sandover, male, 68

Ref 6453

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 40000 ocean miles / 5000 coastal miles
I have been sailing since the age of 11 and have participated in the ARC 2011 , World ARC 2014 (St Lucia to Bora Bora and Darwin to Grenada via Cape Town, completed in 2017) ARC Europe 2018, ARC + 2019, Pacific Puddle Jump 2020, Rally Portugal 2019 and an independent transatlantic crossing. I have owned and raced a yacht from 2004 to the present .
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: Wheat and dairy free
Languages: English;
Social Links:

http://Peter Sandover


Peter’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 40000 / Coastal: 5000
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Watch Leader
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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
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2020 Catana 50 Panama/Tahiti 4500 Watch-leader 4 Pacific Puddle Jump
2019 Catana 50 Catamaran Lads Palmas/St Lucia 3500 Watch-leader 4 ARC+
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