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⛵️ Sailor, Skipper, Captain. 2023 EoY Update

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Adventurer-Explorer Sailor Skipper Captain
David Dias
David Dias
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I’m a Captain, Boat Owner and Certified Skipper with an Atlantic Crossing and over 12000 (to date) Nautical Miles under my belt.

Safety and fun focused Captain committed to creating a low stress and safe environment for everyone.

Sailing Certifications & Trainings

  • Portuguese Local Skipper Certification
  • Portuguese Certified VHF Radio Operator
  • RYA Certified Competent Crew
  • RYA Certified Day Skipper
  • RYA Certified Coastal Skipper
  • RYA Certified Yachtmaster Offshore Theory
  • Additional Formal Training
    • Outremer Sailing Training Week
      • Engine Maintenance
      • Offshore Maintenance
      • Electrical Systems
      • Harbor Maneuvers with Catamarans
    • Treino de Mar
      • Harbour Manoeuvres with Monohulls
      • Sailing Training

Sailing Experience

  • Multi-day and Multi-week offshore passages within the Mediterranean sea, as well as extensive experience in coastal cruising throughout the West and South coasts of Portugal, East coast of Spain, South coast of France, Sardinia, Southern Italy (including Sicily and the italian peninsula), East coast of Italy, Croatia, Montenegro

  • Atlantic Crossing starting in Gibraltar, crossing through the Canary Islands, Cape Verde and finishing in Grenada

  • Proficient in navigating diverse coastal landscapes and safely maneuvering in confined waters.

  • Competent in operating various types of sailboats, including monohulls and catamarans ranging from 30 to 60 feet in length.

  • Skilled in sail handling, rigging, anchoring, docking, and maneuvering in tight spaces.

  • Experienced in conducting routine maintenance and inspections to ensure the seaworthiness of vessels.

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