Walter Volker Klein, male, 81

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Nationality: Austria
Currently based in: Klagenfurt, Austria
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 40000 ocean miles / 30000 coastal miles
I am an experienced sailor, owed for 6 years an Outremer 40 Cat in Antigua and a Bavaria 890 (till last year) in Croatia. Actually I sail a Dragon on Wörthersee in Austria and a Nacra 6.0 cat, doing also local races here.. I also sailed long distance regattas (Round Ireland Race, Antigua Sailing Week, Antigua Classic, Heineken Regatta St. Martin, Business Cup, Murter Cup (Adria) I am fit, easy going and have skills also in boat mexhanics and am a deasent cook also. I am retired, studied economics, worked 40 years in pharma businee as comm. director. Dkfm. Volker Walter KLEIN, A 9212 Techelsberg am Wörthersee, St. Bartlmä 86, mail: volkerwalter, Tel. also WhatsAPP +43 664 32 64 955 Skype: kleinvolkerwalter
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: single
Dietary requirements: I eat almost everything, drink sometimes a beer or a glass of wine with it.
Languages: English; French; German; Spanish;
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Walter Volker’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 40000 / Coastal: 30000
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
Outboard engine maintenancex
Repairing or making sailsx
Using radarx

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2010 Bavaria 890 Adriatic sea, Med/Croatia, Greece 8000 Captain 4
2010 Bavaria 45 Cres/Croatia /Murter and back to Cres 1200 Watch-leader 6 Murter Cup Adria
2002 Outremer 40 Antigua home port, round Carib finallyto /USA 14000 Captain 6 Heineken Regatta St. Martin, , Antigua Sailing Week
1996 Equit and Law, 84 ft. racer, former Whitbread racer Southhampton/Dublin/Wicklow/Dublin/Wicklow/Southampton 3500 Watch-leader 22 Round Ireland Race
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