Thomas Wimmer, male, 57

Ref 48278

Nationality: Germany
Currently based in: Frankfurt, Germany
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 5000 ocean miles / 2000 coastal miles
Discovered sailing in the 00s. Love all sorts of sports:Triathlon, long distance cycling, backcountry skiing, paragliding, motorbike racing, windsurfing. MBA
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements:
Languages: English; German; Portuguese
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Thomas’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 5000 / Coastal: 2000
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
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Yachtmaster Commercial Endorsement RYA 2022
Yachtmaster Offshore RYA 2021

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2022 Oyster 625 Fiji / New Caledonia/Mackay/Australia 1900 Watch-leader 4
2021 Pogo 12.50 Athens/ Aegean Sea 250 Captain 5
2020 Sun Odyssey 449 Canary Islands/Canary Islands 250 Captain 4
2020 Custom Schooner Heiligenhafen / Baltic Sea /Denmark 200 Watch-leader 5
2019 Pogo 12.50 Sardinia/Corsica 200 Watch-leader 5
2018 Oceanis 423 Canary Islands/Canary Islands 270 Captain 4
2016 Oceanis 50 Canary Islands/Tenerife, La Palma, El Hiero, Gomera 290 Captain 6
2015 Oceanis 423 Canary Islands/Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote 490 Captain 5
2013 Pogo 40 Southampton/Plymouth 608 Watch-leader 8 Fastnet Race
2011 Feeling 39 St. Malo/ Channel Islands 185 Captain 4
2008 Bavaria 39 Canary Islands/Canary Islands 400 Crew 4
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