Richard Lyon, male, 76

Ref 49343

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Hurstpierpoint, United Kingdom
Looking for: Mediterranean & Black Sea; South East Asia & East Asia; South Indian Ocean;
Experience: 50 ocean miles / 600 coastal miles
Ex-commercial pilot - sailing last 8 years - Med/Malaysia/Caribbean/Solent - RYA Day Skipper
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: partnered
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
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Richard’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 50 / Coastal: 600
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
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
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