Steve Arnold, male, 58

Ref 15159

Nationality: United Kingdom
Currently based in: Telford, United Kingdom
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 40000 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
Lucky enough to have crossed the Atlantic 3 times as crew on the BT Global Challenge 2004/2005. I have previously owned my yacht for 3 years between 2012-2015 and fitted her out to the ARC standards but never completed the voyage so I'm keen to take part this year to fulfil the dream. Availability: I'm retired so have complete flexibility on dates. Happy to pay my way.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: None
Languages: English;
Social Links:

Steve’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 40000 / Coastal: 2000
Nights at sea: 50+
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
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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