Scott Sloan, male, 58

Ref 42549

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Houston, United States
Looking for: Caribbean; Central & North America; Mediterranean & Black Sea; South America; Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 3000 coastal miles
Objectives: I am looking for additional offshore sailing experience as crew. I am comfortable with solo watches, night sailing, cooking and supporting boat maintenance. I am an enthusiastic sailor who is keen to learn and have experience on monohulls and catamarans. Available for multiple week long journeys. Vaccinated for Covid 19. Summary Sailing Experience: • Gulf of Mexico: Crew on delivery of Beneteau 343 from Galveston TX to Venice MS (~300 NM). 2020. • Grenada and Grenadines: Crew on training yacht. 2020. • Croatia: Bareboat skipper of Hanse 50. Cruise around islands of central Croatia. 2014. • Solent, England. Bareboat skipper for racing weekend. Beneteau First 40.7. 2012. • West Coast, Scotland. Crew on training yacht. Westerly Oceanlord 41. 2010. • Firth of Clyde, Scotland. Bareboat skipper of Jeanneau Sunfast 39. 2006. • Solent, England. Crew on training yacht. Sigma 38. 2004 • British Virgin Islands. Bareboat skipper of Beneteau 38. 1998. • Florida Keys. Bareboat skipper of Hunter 30. 1985. • US/UK. A large number of days sailing and racing smaller boats (Laser, Laser 2000, 420s, Wayfarers, Tartan 33) Maritime Qualifications: • ASA 103 Coastal Skipper. Fountain Pajot Lucia 40. Grenada. 2020 • ASA 104 Bareboat Cruising. Grenada Fountain Pajot Lucia 40. Grenada. 2020 • ASA 114 Cruising Catamaran. Grenada Fountain Pajot Lucia 40. Grenada. 2020 • RYA Yachtmaster (Theory). Solent, England. 2012 • RYA Coastal Skipper (Theory and Practical). Westerly Oceanlord 41. Scotland 2010 • RYA Day Skipper (Theory and Practical). Sigma 38. Solent, England. 2004 Other Information: • Hobbies include cycling, running, golf and diving. • Non-smoker, no tattoos, married
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
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Scott’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 3000
Nights at sea: 1-10
I have experience as: Coastal Skipper
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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
Competent
I am competent doing this in daylight, or if there is someone more experienced with me
Basic
I have only done this a few times, but I am willing to learn
None
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
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Bareboat Cruising ASA 104 2020
Cruising Catamaran ASA 114 2020
RYA Yachtmaster (Theory) RYA 2011
Coastal Skipper RYA 2008
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