Rodney Mayer, male, 59

Ref 46534

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Sausalito, United States
Looking for: Central & North America;
Experience: 27000 ocean miles / 23000 coastal miles
I am a licensed master mariner with over 50,000 miles navigated on the Pacific Ocean along the west coast of the United States between Canada to the Baja cape to the Sea of Cortez and have made four passages between California and Hawaii. I currently am employed as a delivery skipper, sail and powerboat instructor and charter boat Captain.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English;
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Rodney’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 27000 / Coastal: 23000
Nights at sea: 50+
I have experience as: Captain (Offshore)
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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
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2021 40 Ensenada, Mexico/San Francisco, California 650 Captain 2
2020 41 La Paz, Mexico/San Diego 1000 Captain 3
2020 34 San Francisco, California/Long Beach, California 450 Captain 2
2019 54 Cabo San Lucas, Mexico/San Francisco, California 1500 Captain 3
2019 54 San Francisco, Ca/Anacortes, Washington 985 Captain 3
2019 58 Seattle, Washington/San Diego, California 1500 Captain 2
2018 49 Monterey, California/Santa Barbara, California out to 250nm off shore 750 Captain 3
2018 49 Santa Barbara, California/San Francisco, California 350 Captain 1
2018 38 San Francisco, California/Santa Barbara, California 350 Captain 2
2016 49 California/Hawaii 5000 Captain 4
2016 49 Hawaii/California 3000 Captain 5
2014 49 California/Hawaii 5000 Captain 4
2014 49 Hawaii/California 3000 Captain 4
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