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hawaii to mainland work passage?

Hi, i want to learn how to hitch work passage from hawaii to the mainland. Ive never sailed but, im a quick learner...i can cook clean, entertain with my guitar. any suggestions wuold be great. mahalo-chris
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check the "crew wanted" section of this board and a few others. good luck
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BTW, cooking and cleaning are good..but do you know how to stand a night watch? Do you get sea sick?? Do you know how to steer to a compass course?? Read a chart?? Use a GPS Chartplotter?? IMHO, you should learn at least the basics of sailing before asking to crew, since teaching a complete newbie isn't often something that can be done on a passage. Take an ASA 101 course at a minimum. Better yet, get your STCW 95 certificate and take the ASA 101 course.
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