Sibel Ozman, female, 61

Ref 49116

Nationality: Turkey
Currently based in: Istanbul, Turkey
Looking for: Caribbean; Central & North America; Mediterranean & Black Sea; Western Europe & North Atlantic Islands;
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 1500 coastal miles
I have been sailing for 10 years along Turkish Coast, Aegean Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Greek Island. During this period I was a team member on monohull sail boat navigation, sail trimming, steering, securing mooring lines, day anchoring, Mediterranean Mooring and docking in tight marinas under the control of skipper. I've practical sail experience 1500nm. I've completed the following courses: 2012,Istanbul,Turkey,Sailing Theory&Practice Course-Denizce Sailing School 2021, Victoria,BC,Canada, Beyond Boating Basics and Marine Navigation Courses-Canadian Power&Sail Squadron 2022, Victoria, BC, Canada, ROC-M Maritime Radio Course-Canadian Power&Sail Squadron I have Canadian PCOC and ROC-M certificates in addition to competence certificates issued by Turkish Authorities. I'm retired CRO. I've in Naval Architecture. My dream for many years was to be a crew member on a sail boat, and this motivation I did it. But my sailing dream hasn't ended! Now I'd like to expand my sailing arena to overseas , and be part of a team to go where wind blows.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: none
Languages: English;
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Sibel’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 1500
Nights at sea: 50+
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

Other nautical or cruising skills

Using VHF radiox

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
ROCM Transport Canada 2022
PCOC certificate Transport Canada 2020
certificate of Competence for Operators of Pleasure Craft Maritime Affairs, Republic of Turkey 2012
certificate of competence for short range radio operators Maritime Affairs, Republic of Turkey 2012

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2020 46ft cat sailing boat Bodrum/turkish coast/gocek 160 Crew 5
2017 34ft monohull sailing boat marmaris/turkish coast, gocek/marmaris 140 Crew 4
2016 38ft monohull sailing boat marmaris/Greek islands/marmaris 150 Crew 5
2015 43ft Monohull sailing boat cesme/Greek islands/cesme 150 Crew 5
2014 43ft monohull sailing boat Bodrum /Greek island/Bodrum 140 Student 7
2014 Monohull sailing boat 43ft Bodrum/Greek islands/Bodrum 150 Crew 6
2013 42ft sailing Cat Marmaris/Turkish coast, Gocek/ Marmaris 140 Crew 7
2012 43 ft monohull sailing boat Istanbul-weekend routes/Prince islands and around Marmara Sea 300 Crew 6
2012 Monohull sailing boat 43ft Cesme/Greek islands/bodrum 160 Crew 6
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