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  1. hello from sailor wannabe

    Introduce Yourself
    Hi! I'm not a sailor, maybe an adventurer.. I'm 29 and looking for some initial information on how to work as a crew member for a sailing trip. I'm living in Florianópolis - Brazil. I don't have any sailing experience, but I feel very comfortable at the ocean when surfing. I have climbing...
  2. Seeking day sailing/crew opportunities-Western, NY

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    42 yo male in good shape (250 lbs lifelong athlete), live and work in Greece, NY, looking to crew for the 2015 sailing season and learn as much about sailing before investing in my own boat. I figure I can spend a couple thousand on lessons OR learn much, much more with minimal cost while...
  3. Va/nc/sc

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Are you looking for an occasional/weekend extra crew member with LOTS of desire to learn? Do you know anyone that is? I live inland in NC and willing to take the time to drive to NC/VA/SC coasts. I'm a future cruiser with no hands-on experience. Hoping for a huge response as I'm very eager to...
  4. carribean crew ready for January departure!

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Young, fit, lively, crew of four seeks captain & sails for Carribean adventures this January (2014). Our ultimate goal is to perform an off-shore puppet show along the Puerto Rican coast and be back stateside in time to tap the maple trees. However, we're eager to get on the water, and will...
  5. Crew newbie looking for sailing experience on US West Coast

    Crew Wanted/Available
    I am a 32 year old male US Navy officer with limited hands on experience in sailing who is looking for opportunities to increase my practical sailing skills under the guidance of a veteran skipper. I am located in the San Francisco Bay Area and looking for everything from daysails here in the...
  6. looking for crew 1 person - July 26 to Aug 3rd LA-Catalina-SD-LA

    Crew Wanted/Available
    im a casual cruiser not a racer or a fanatic. i have been cruising for 5 years once or twice a year off the coast of cali out of MDR. this trip is saturday to saturday. MDR,two harbors, avalon, oceanside, dana point, newport beach, long beach, MDR. im looking for a second hand to help me sail...
  7. Crew Available: NYC

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hi All, I'm a 31 year old freelance photographer, digital tech, and photo assistant living and working in NYC and I'd like to get back sailing. My sailing experience is limited to a year spent living in the USVI where I occasionally crewed on a day sailer and, most recently, as crew aboard a...
  8. Deckhand available between Israel and Turkey

    Crew Wanted/Available
    I need a boat that goes from Israel (or Egypt) to Turkey (or Cyprus, Greece or greek Islands) before the mid of January 2013... I'm a young German, coming from India, without sailing experience, but I can cook, clean and am eager to learn fast and work hard... Thanks a lot hope to help... J
  9. Ready and Able Crew Member - San Francisco and Beyond

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello, I am a 30/yr male living in San Francisco. I love the outdoors and the water. I work in the tech industry as a designer and need a break from corporate American. I would love to help crew a voyage. I am a newbie to sailing but have taken several sailing courses on the San Francisco...
  10. Beginner in Boston, MA

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello, My name is Chris and I'm a 25 y/o guy, who is very interested in learning to sail in the Boston area. I am interested in any type of sailing, but racing with a larger vessel and crew would be great! I want to become a top notch crew member so I can travel in a yacht setting. Im a white...
  11. North America to New Zealand

    Crew Wanted/Available
    I'd like some information (including perhaps where else to post this message. I wasn't sure if Crew Wanted was appropriate). I'm interested in crewing on a sail boat to NZ this coming year, I'd like some advice on... everything: - I've heard there are a lot of crewing sites, and I'm wondering...
  12. In Miami and looking to sail

    Crew Wanted/Available
    My name is Dominic and I'm a 28 year old Brit. I've spent the last 9 months cycling 12,000 miles around the US and currently find myself in Miami. As I'm so close to the Caribbean and The Bahamas in particular, I would like to find a way across and sailing seems to be the best way. While I don't...
  13. Inexperienced crew members who want to sail

    Learning to Sail
    Hey fortune!!! I have the luck to prepare a trip around the world with my girlfriend :D and I want to sail during one month approximately out of 11 (between July 2012 and May 2013). We are unexperienced and motivated. We were hoping that we could learn to sail without just taking sail classes...
  14. Looking for sailing in bay area

    Crew Wanted/Available
    Hello, I am 39 yr old male. Have done the basic sailing course, but I don't have much practical experience. I am looking for sailing in the bay to gain more experience. I am easy going and will be able to share expenses as needed. I do work full time so I am available only on weekends. Thank you!
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