William Hotaling, male, 59

Ref 1205

Nationality: United States
Currently based in: Albany NY, United States
Looking for: Worldwide opportunities
Experience: 500 ocean miles / 500 coastal miles
20+ Years sailing some coastal, mostly inland, Sailed various regattas on the Great Lakes, Lake Champlain. Sail some coastal on fiends boat in the Boston Bay area. Not much offshore experience, but many years lake sailing. Can cook. Easy going, good natured, and mechanically inclined, can fix most anything. Currently Sail a Hunter 28.5. Looking for opportunities to get in some coastal and sea miles. Quick study, and willing to learn most anything.
Smoking: non-smoker
Relationship status: married
Dietary requirements: No allergies, no special needs.
Languages: English; Some German
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William’s Sailing Experience

Number of years sailing: 10+
Sea miles sailed: Ocean: 500 / Coastal: 500
Nights at sea: 1-10
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
Diesel engine maintenancex
Outboard engine maintenancex

Voyage History

Date Boat From/To Miles Role # Crew Rally
2018 Prout 31 Long Island NY/Chesapeak Bay 300 Watch-leader 2
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