Ronalds Griskevics, male, 53

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Nationality: Latvia
Currently based in: Paulshafen, Latvia
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 3000 ocean miles / 5000 coastal miles
Offshore captain, sailing everything from kiteboards and ice yachts to 50+ft cruisers. Running sailing school for 13 years. Technically advanced, can fix almost everything on board. Have crossed Atlantics as a skipper, now looking forward to crossing the Pacific as a crew member in a nice company, or, if necessary, to deliver a boat with my crew. Love wind, sea, sunrises, sunsets, music, literature, talks and a relaxed atmosphere. Easy to live together with:)
Smoking: smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: No restrictions
Languages: English; Russian; Latvian
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Ronalds’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 3000 / Coastal: 5000
Nights at sea: 11-49
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
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
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