My name is Mark Swidrowski,age 39, I am professional Yachtmaster Ocean Unlimited PYA and Yachtmaster RYA Commercially Endorsed.
Last few years work
as a delivery skipper
, also in cooperation with Multihull
Company in catamaran
Currently looking for yacht deliveries, or permanent position on board expedition yacht.
CV, sailing resume and references
available on request.
MY QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Experienced ocean skipper
, well qualified (Yachtmaster Ocean Unlimited PYA, Yachtmaster MCA/RYA Commercially Endorsed up to 200GT, ARPA, STCW95, Radio
License), yacht delivery
practice and passion for high seas adventure sailing. Atlantic crossing
experience as a skipper, ocean deliveries and northern seas experience. Strong maintenance
skills, boat repairs
, refits management practice, preparations for long passages.
experience, deliveries, Tall Ship Regatta
skippering and long distance passage
practise and polar regions sailing. Experienced in ocean and nothern seas sailing
( over 30 000Nm, Spitsbergen, Greenland
, North Sea), tough weather
conditions regions, long distance passages practice (Mediterranean, Caribbean
, Atlantic Islands, Iceland
,Spitsbergen and Northern Sea.). Experience on classics- OOW at Kapitan Borchardt 3masted schooner (147ft LOA), skipper in Culture Tall Ships Regatta
2011 17m Nauticat ketch
works and management of classic
Abekin&Rassmussen 57' steel ketch
, many other boats refits and repairs
Well organized and self motivated with high ethic standards.
Strong mechanical background and good yacht maintenance
Good team player with positive attitude, ability to cope with difficult situations and fast decision making. Always ready to hit the ground running. Sailing in a regions where safety
is crucial and one can only depend on his own performance. As Sir Knox Johnson once said: "Prevention is better aspect of seamanship, than cure".
At the end of 2012 I delivered 44ft sailing boat
and prepared for
ARC2012 from Villamoura to Gran Canaria, I came back to Portugal
delivering conceptual trimaran
56ft from Lanzarote to Lagos, German owner.
Back in Las Palmas
with Hanse 461, British owner.
February 2013 to March 2014 - 12month commitment on Caribbean
on board 44ft sloop
, working as cruising couple with private owner, British.
March/April 2014 Refit
works & management of "Veritas", 57'steel classic
ketch, Australian owners.
In April 2014 I delivered Lagoon
, US owner.
June/July 2014 refit of catamaran
ProKennex 380 followed by delivery in July/August from Grenada
, during hurricane
season for mexican company Dolphin Discovery SA de CV in Mexico
, Isla de Mujeres.
October 2014 delivery of Benneteau 43 from Marseille, France
, to Lefkas, Greece
, Australian owner.
If my profile suits your needs, please don't hesitate to contact me either by mail email@example.com
: +48 733 672 157
capt. Mark Swidrowski