Vanessa Jimenez, female, 47

Ref 44222

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Cartagena , Spain
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 3000 ocean miles / 1400 coastal miles
I am professional yacht crew who likes to crew for fun when I'm not working, so I am open to paid and non-paid positions. Certifications include ASA101, Yachtmaster Offshore Theory, RYA Powerboat Level 2, Divemaster, STCW, Eng1, plus more! I have crewed on boats from Japan to the Philippines, around Bermuda, the Balearics and mainland Spain, the Caribbean, and Turkey/Greece.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: None. I love all foods!
Languages: English; Spanish;
Social Links:

Vanessa’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 4 to 9
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 3000 / Coastal: 1400
Nights at sea: 11-49
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
Using radarx

Other nautical or relevant qualifications

Qualification Awarding Level Year
Yachtmaster Offshore Theory RYA 2020
Proficiency in Designated Security Duties MCA 2020
Powerboat Level 2 RYA 2020
VHF Training RYA 2020
STCW 2018
Basic Keelboat Sailing Ameeican Sailing Association 101 2012

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2020 32 Cartagena, Spain/Mallorca, Spain 204 Crew 2
2019 60 La Manga, Spain/Ibiza/Formentera 350 Crew 8
2018 53 Cartagena /Ibiza/Formentera and return 300 Crew 9 Regata Cartagena - Ibiza
2017 45 Japan/Taiwan and The Philippines 1650 Crew 3
2012 45 Portugal/Spain, Gibraltar, Ceuta 0 Captain 0
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