- About Swimmingbird
- Kite Surf Instructor, Sailor, Carpenter
- Native of north Michigan,grew up sailing the Great Lakes. Commercially endorsed Yachtmaster Ocean , strong command of Spanish, , love to cook and eat well, and am budding engineer. I have been delivering sail boats for the last 8 winters from the Chesapeake all the way down the the Grenadines and know the Caribbean pretty intimately. Many of witch have been training new owners on the basic passage planning, navigational skills and good seaman ship or simply how to kite surf;). I recently received my commercially endorsed Yachtmaster Ocean ticket (witch includes cpr/ first aid, power boating, STCW cert and many more) while sailing the South Atlantic and Indian around the cape of South Africa, Namibia, and out to Saint Helena Island. I am also capable of teaching astral navigation to the motivated student.
My friends describe me as easy going, witch is accurate.
PASA certified kite surf instructor I have taught more than a thousand people how to kite surf and pride myself on my coaching skills and temperament. After traveling the Americas teaching all over I opened my own kite surfing school and Hostel on the outer banks of North Carolina in 2012 and have had many a great season there hosting and accommodating guest with sailing, kiting, SUPing, surfing, fishing, clamming, crabbing, gigging and kayaking lessons and adventures. I have a strong command of spanish and am looking to for opportunities in the beginning of the new year. Let me know if you or any one you know is in need of someone with my skill sets.
Keith Croghan at gmail 540-223-2442
skype; keith croghan or try the above email