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Topic Review (Newest First)
01-19-2014 09:18 PM
Torch
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

Congrats! You got a ride on a nice boat. Post your experiences!
01-14-2014 10:34 AM
sailordave
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

34 days? Where did you leave from? I'd think a M65 would make that crossing faster regardless of where in N. America you left from.
01-12-2014 09:38 PM
Lou452
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

I like it that you posted and did not leave a hanging thread.
Regards, Lou
01-12-2014 07:11 PM
nkopjar
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

Update: I've made it to Hawaii! Did the crossing to Hawaii in August with mild conditions on a Macgregor 65. 34 days. Great learning experience and I'm ready for more. Found work on Maui and looking for a ride on the next leg. Anybody going south west of Hawaii looking for crew give me a shout and we'll get to know each other.

Nate.
12-19-2013 02:03 PM
Peterxxxx
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

Hi

Im interested
Peter +358 40 5517 338
02-24-2013 08:58 PM
jackdale
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

You might try crewing on during some races. Some folks at the Nanaimo Yacht Club may be looking for crew.
02-24-2013 03:52 PM
nkopjar
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

Howdy. Thanks Killarney and Brent for the tips. As far as Passage experience Jack, this is how part of how I'm trying to get some; It gets a little tricky if you need passage experience to get aboard a boat doing a passage... If you've got any tips for a course I could take or another way to get this on my resume that'd be great. Thank yall again for the help.
02-20-2013 10:37 PM
jackdale
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

Have you done a passage yet? You have good amount of experience, but a passage requires a whole different skill set. ISPA competent crew is a start; you need to build a stronger knowledge base as well.
02-20-2013 07:31 PM
Brent Swain
Re: Crewing the Pacific.

Last time I was in Vavau Tonga in June, there were more boats looking for crew than available crew. The reason was they wanted extra eyes aboard, to navigate the maze of coral on the way to Fiji. May- June is the start of the cruising season there.
02-18-2013 08:24 AM
killarney_sailor Have a look at the Pacific Puddle Jumpers website. It is a clearing house for people going from the Americas to at least French Polynesia.
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