David has been sailing since 1964
InterestDelivery, Pro sailing, Ocean sailing
WhenWeekdays, Weekends, Holidays, Long-term
TransportI can provide my own transport
ExpensesI will not share / pay my expenses
Notesfull time skipper/yacht-manager
ICC Power/Sail - 360 Marine - Luxury Vessel Skipper Services - (2014)
STCW 95 Basic Safety Training - Royal Yachting Association (RYA) - (2012)
RYA Yachtmaster - Royal Yachting Association (RYA) - (2012)
Patron Embarcaciones Recreo - Royal Yachting Association (RYA) - (2011)
VHF Radio Telephony - Royal Yachting Association (RYA) - (2011)
Short Range VHF / GMDSS - Royal Yachting Association (RYA) - (2011)
RYA Dinghy Level 4 - Royal Yachting Association (RYA) - (1971)
Who or what first introduced you to sailing?
What item of sailing kit could you not do without at sea?
What is the longest passage you have done (without stops)?
Antigua -Cowes via Horta Azores
Who do you most admire in sailing?
What is your worst sailing memory?
taking off, for a trip with an unexperienced crew, and not showing the slightest interest during the trip
What, if anything, have you learned from your experiences sailing?
What is your favourite sailing venue(s) and why?
copa del rey ,the excitement
In sailing, what do you most want to achieve?
work professionally, as I already did in the past!
What is your favourite boat(s) and why?
Dragonfly, for the speed, Swan for the beauty!
Offshore or inshore and why?
both, as long as I can sail
What is your best sailing memory?
during the years I worked on a charter in Holland having a school from Hamburg, all sailing kids, they sailed, did not have to do anything, but checking!! so cool
What is the fastest you have sailed and on what boat was it?
dragonfly , 20knots
Copa del Rey
favourite bar / pub
st George and the Dragon, West-point Jolly harbour Antigua
pink floyd, stones, bbking, john lee hooker
dead calm, the perfect storm, hunt for Red October