This opportunity was posted on March 3, 2020

[ active ] North Atlantic loop Offshore passages spring 2021 Iceland to United Kingdom ref 12315

stephane giudicelli wants 4 crew for GRYNING, BALTIC 55, 17m.

From isafjordur, Iceland to oban, United Kingdom.

May 2021 to June 2021.

Qualifying passage for YachtMaster Ocean included (Reykjavik - Oban) Total 2000 Nm Offshore in six passages in between Iceland, Scotland, Faeroes and back to Iceland. This is oceanic sailing, the routes are ideal for fast and fun sailing. We support and practise all aspects of offshore sailing. Split into seven legs, each about one week duration as follows : #1 : 3rd - 5th May - Isafjordur - Reykjavik : 230 nm - 24/48h sailing (calling in Patreksfjordur or Olafsvik) #2 : 8th - 13th May - YM Ocean Qualifying passage Reykjavik - Oban : 750 nm - 4/5 days - 2 500 € #3 : haul-out maintenance in Oban #4 : 23rd - 28th May - Coastal cruise Oban - Kinlochbervie - Stromness (Orkney) : 300 nm - 6 days - 2 000 € + Option - Orkney Folk Festival in Stromness 28,29,30 May + 300 € #5 : 31st May - 6th June - Offshore sailing Orkney - Shetland - Faeroes : 350 nm - 7 days - 2 500 € #6 : 8th - 12th June - Offshore trip Thorshavn - Klaksvik - Seyðisfjörður : 400 nm - 5 days - 1 500 € #7 : 13th - 17th june - Coastal trip in Iceland Seyðisfjörður - Siglufjörður - Isafjörður : 300 nm - 4 days - 1 000 € Prices are all inclusive (accommodation, food, fuel, satcoms and marina fees), except alcohol. With skipper and professional first mate.

What roles/experience are needed (Crew 1): Watch-leader

What roles/experience are needed (Crew 2): does not matter

What roles/experience are needed (Crew 3): does not matter

What roles/experience are needed (Crew 4): Watch-leader

Sailing with a Rally: None

I'm looking for (gender): either

Cabins/Sleeping : shared cabin-own bunk

Smoking on board: smoking allowed

Total people on board: 6 - 8

Crew roles: For offshore legs, you ideally might have spent at least few nights at sea, and have experienced some strong or heavy weather conditions for a significant time. For coastal legs even beginners will be fine. Total crewing will be 6-8 people for efficient and fast sailing and various practices : We will form 2-3 watching teams / shifting every 3-5 hours, under supervision of the skipper/1st mate( who will shift every 6 hours). We will do celestial navigation training and practice. We will go into every aspects of managing boat and a crew when offshore on a long duration. We will do several foresails changes, reefing, and flying spinnakers is expected. Preferably no heavy smokers ; and of course no alcools at sea, and no drugs at all.... Female first mate is already hired, and we strongly encourage more female crew to join us!

Money: voyage cost $2000

Travel to and from boat: crew pays

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