My wife and I are available for a sailing passage
from July 8 - July 21. I have done several passages on a traditional schooner - (Key West - Cuba
, Providence - Key West
, Key West
- Philly). Please see an excerpt of my CV below. My wife Caren is a capable cook and can help with daytime watch keeping.
We will drive anywhere along the east coast
USA from Charleston - NYC
, beyond that we'll ask for compensation for hotel
. Bermuda/Bahamas/Caribbean we will ask for 1/2 airfare. We will expect owner to pay for all expenses underway and we'll pay our own expenses on-shore.
From my CV:
I recently took an early retirement
from IBM to start a professional sailing career. I completed the Professional Maritime Training
course at Chapman School
of Seamanship in March 2018. I am currently accumulating sea time to obtain my OUPV (Six-Pack).
I am available to move sailboats on the east coast
I crewed on 64’ Schooner ‘When and If’ in the Conch Republic Cup, from Key West to Cuba
. Also moved her from Newport
RI to Key West in the Fall of 2017 and Key West to Philadelphia in the Spring of 2018. Responsibilities included night and day shifts on the helm
, watchkeeping and monitoring radar/AIS.
I crewed on a passage
from Marsh Harbour to Wilmington NC in Spring 2018.
I have 10 years of club sailboat racing
experience at VISA Yacht Club on Smith Mountain Lake in Virginia and Key West Community Sailing Center. I own a Catalina
22 and have sailed a Pearson
25, as well as a variety of other dinghies.