- About Sailor_Al
- Sabastian FL. Treasure Coast
- Retired Electrical Engineer
- Scuba Diver, Photography
59 years old, retired Electrical Engineer, living in Sebastian FL. Looking for additional sailing experience and the pleasure of sailing in the costal waters off the east, carribean Sea and Bahama Islands.
10 years day sailing Hobie Cat 16
6 years racing 5.8 meter high performance catamarans. (NACRA 5.8)
2 years sailing Catalina 30
Passage from Ft. Perice FL too Beaufort NC (Both inside and out of ICW)
Quebec CA on the Gulf of Saint Lawrence
16 Hour uncertified bareboat training required for the time share of a Catalina 30.
Florida Safety Boating Certificate
Sail and Power Squadron training: ABC, Seamanship, Piloting, and Engine Maintenance.
"Chapman Piloting Seamanship & Small boat Handling book
Boating Skills consist of: navigation, day shapes, lights and right of way. Navigation skills are DR, use of chats. Sailboat handling and standing watch and use of a VHF.
Use of charts, DR, Night and Day Watch
PADI Certified as Advanced Open Water Diver
Certified in Adult Education
Cooking and Cleaning
Married 28 years