philip norton, male, 26

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Nationality: Ireland
Currently based in: Las Palmas Gran Canaria , Spain
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 01500 ocean miles / 27 coastal miles
Philip Norton, 26, Irish. Sailing from Waterford to Las Palmas on a Beneteau 430 currently in Porto Santos. Looking to join a crew sailing to the Caribbean. Skills/qualities: Competant crew Night watch Cooking Ocean rowing experience- short voyages along the east coast of Ireland EMT medical training- training completed as an EMT do not have my license Resourceful I would love to speak to anyone taking a voyage and needing an extra hand on board. I believe for historical purposes we Irish are a necessity and always useful. Feel free to call or arrange a zoom/skype any time. The area code for Ireland is not listed in the website so dial +353851990505 to reach me. Looking forward to sailing with you, Philip J Norton.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: I will eat basically anything I have access to rare gin made for sailors that I am using to fundraise for future endeavors Nut allergy- ingestion not airborne and able to cook/freeze my own food.
Languages: English; Spanish;
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philip’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: less than 1
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 01500 / Coastal: 27
Nights at sea: 11-49
I have experience as: Crew
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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
Competent
I am competent doing this in daylight, or if there is someone more experienced with me
Basic
I have only done this a few times, but I am willing to learn
None
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
Medical first aid ESTI EFR/CFRA 2019

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2020 Oean class rowing boat Howth/Dalkey 10 Crew 2
2020 Ocean class rowing boat Howth /Dalkey 10 Crew 2
2020 Ocean class rowing boat arklow/greystones 6 Crew 2
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