Christopher White, male, 67

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Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Lymington, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 75000 ocean miles / 13000 coastal miles
Round the world skipper with family on board Salamander. Salamander has circumnavigated the world, has completed 10 Atlantic crossings, and is now a regular and well known ARC participant with ARC 2017, ARC 2018, ARC 2019, ARC 2021 and ARC Europe 2019. Salamander is based in the Solent in the UK for the summer and in the Caribbean for the winter.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; French;
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Christopher’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 75000 / Coastal: 13000
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 a sextant for astro-navigationx
Using VHF radiox
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx
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