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Experience: 3 yrs exp – Elliott 6’s, Jeanneau 39 WAGS/Hamo Yacht Race, Ker 50 (Kerumba) IRC. Am very competitive and aim for match racing on Etchells for long term commitment.
Experience: Recently completed “Start Racing – Keelboat”at RQYS. Completed RYA “Competent Crew”and “Day Skipper” theory and practical in 2010. Skippered bareboat charters (Perry 43 – Whitsundays) & (Jeanneau 53 – Croatia). Keen to learn finer details of sailing. Aiming for, and able to commit to,
regular crew position. Happy to fill in for missing crew members at short notice in the meantime.
Experience: Dinghy sailing when I was young
I owned a spencer 30 cruising yacht up until a few years ago on which I did a lot of coastal cruising
Sailing on an off for 5 years. More serious last 18 months. 2015 season I crewed (trimmer / nav / helm) on 40′ plus boats and completed Hamilton Race Week (IRC div 2), Brisbane to Gladstone, Brisbane to Keppell, Melbourne to Stanley, Kingfisher, some Beneteau Cup races, and some deliveries.
40 years sailing everything from dinghies through to keelboats. Raced GP14’s, 505’s, OK’s, Lasers, etc., various keelboats. Last 15 years racing Laser Radial including 7 Masters worlds. Now mainsheet hand on Sydney 32 racing on Sundays but available most Saturdays. Competitive streak and committed to learning now to get any boat going at top performance. Looking at eventually joining the fleet with own boat.
Experience: My experience is racing 12 foot Sabre dinghy, cruising my own 27 foot keel boat single handed between Sydney and Whitsundays, some social Friday night racing on keel boats in Sydney harbour.
Experience: Skippered Domassa for Peter Czeill. Sailed with Peter for 2 seasons. Have experience with tune and have sailed in most classes for 50 years. Fit and quick.
Experience: Basic – sailed Tasars as a teenager
Experience: RYA Competent Crew, Clipper RTW 4 weeks training (competing in 15-16 Race Legs 7 & 8), Crew on MAT10.10 at RQ, crew on WAGS most weeks. Have not sailed on Etchells but would like to give it a try.
Experience: Lasers as kid, just sold 54ft Ferro after competing in Darwin to Ambon
Experience: Novice – currently participating in the Learn to Sail Crewing & Helming courses with RQ, lives local.
Experience: Etchells and others (10years + in Etchells). I am happy to fill in on 2 weeks notice, but not a weekly basis.
Experience: Raced dingys in Pitwatter in my early days, Pacer, Flying 11, NS14. Crewed offshore boats out of RSYS. Currently own and sail a 40ft production yacht.
Experience: New – just started. Have done a few races on the larger yachts helping out where I can, hoping to get something regular to learn all aspects of sailing
Experience: Currently sailing on a Farr 30, previously sailed on Keel Boats, Elliott 780, Elliott 7 and various trailer yachts and dinghies. Have crewed on an Etchells a handful of times.
Experience: Learnt to dinghy sail from a young age single handed and double handed. Have good experience on 24ft Dufour. Eager to learn more and push my sailing ability to further my knowledge.
Matthew Brian Fiddler
Experience: Farr40 2 years. Etchells Mid winters 2014. Dinghy’s & catamarans ect.
Experience: Started sailing as a kid (dingies) 1 summer instructing (holland) ladies sailing & wags
Experience: World match racing tour
Experience: 3 years experience with hobie16, Farr40, Cruising yachts, Elliotts
Experience: General sailing 7 years around moreton bay
Experience: Grew up sailing a laser. More recently have done fleet racing in a J24 down in Melbourne, looking for a crew of friendly people who are keen to sail hard and have a laugh and a beer or two afterwards. I have mostly done foredeck and mast on the J24, love to do fleet racing, I find pursuit racing a bit dull.
Phone: 0457 132 828
Experience: Sailed Tornado Catamarans for 10 years
Experience: Sailed Dragon as Forward Hand at Nationals and Worlds 1999-2004, boat out of Hobart. Bluewater experience. Day skipper ticket. Agile, pretty quick about the boat. OK on strategy. Good under pressure.
Experience: Have sailed for 30+yrs in various boats from dinghies thru to yachts. Have sailed etchells back in the 90’s.
Have just relocated from Airlie to the Sunshine Coast. Involved in yacht rigging and run my own Yacht Maintenance business.
Phone: 0411 742 356
Experience: Lots of big boat as trimmer, helm and pit anything from 30ft sports boats up to TP52s, also lots of dinghies, team racing and match racing in the UK. Have been out in Etchell a few times as trimmer and keen to do more potentially with a view to buying an oldish boat and joining the fleet.
Tony Di Betta
Experience: Sail on 40ft’er last four years and have a Soling that I sail in some club races. Have sailed on the Etchells last year