Tim Petras, male, 57

Ref 27475

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 0 ocean miles / 2500 coastal miles
RYA Yachtmaster Coastal certified. I'm a lifelong sailor, love adventure and the outdoors. Would describe myself as generally quiet and easy-going, but I can be intense at times, especially when competing. I am extremely clean, stay fit and healthy, enjoy working hard and am handy with repair and maintenance. I can cook too but wouldn't describe myself as a chef.
Smoking: no
Relationship status: Married
Dietary requirements: No food allergies or dietary restrictions.
Languages: English;
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Tim’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 0 / Coastal: 2500
Nights at sea: 11-49
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
Using radarx
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