Pippa Turton, female, 67

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Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Jolly Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 30003 ocean miles / 30000 coastal miles
I am a Commercially Endorsed Yachtmaster Ocean, Yachtmaster Instructor, also RYA Instructor for Diesel Engine Maintenance, SRC (VHF), Radar and Power Boat. I have cruised several thousand miles in the Caribbean, and have many years experience of Offshore Sailing.
Smoking: smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
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Pippa’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 30003 / Coastal: 30000
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Instructor (Ocean Sailing)
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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

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2015 Various Antigua/Antigua 650 Captain 8 RORC C600
1996 70 Perth, Australia/Mauritius 4 Watch-leader 16
1996 70 Mauritius/Cape Town 3 Watch-leader 16
1978 Golden Hind 31 Plymouth, UK/Antigua, West Indies 4 Watch-leader 4
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