Pugwash

Profile Information
Gender:
Man 
Age:
64
Location:
Falmouth, Cornwall, United Kingdom
Here for:
Friendship, Crew 
About Me:

Up to 6 months each year exploring the Greek Islands.. though, that might be restricted to 3 months (Brexit).
Edel 35 catamaran.. currently 'wintering' nr Corinthian Canal, while I spend some time in Cornwall.. and have have the chance to see my grandson.
Love sailing. Love quiet anchorages. Love local food and wine. Love meeting people. Love sharing the experience with friends and family.
24' Woods Strider catamaran in NZ.. for sailing during their summer (Jan to Mar).
Currently (2021), using lockdown to restore a 9m Woods Windsong catamaran, in the village, for use in the UK.
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No to Brexit voters. No to Tory voters.

Sailing Experience:

Since childhood, family sailing the S coast of the UK.
Then.. Cornwall, Scillies, Brittany island hopping, Bordeaux (marathon) and back in 24' sporty cat, Mediterranean: Balerarics; Sicily; Italy; Greece.
From mirror dinghies to 100', 100 tonne, 100+ yr old ketch.
Gaff, lugg, gunter, bermudan.
Ex-dinghy instructor. Sports boat certificate. Yachtmaster.

Sailing Qualifications:

RYA Yachtmaster.
Dinghy Instructor.
Sports Boat.
VHF.
First Aid.

Nautical Miles Logged:
1200nm (2020); 3500nm (2019)
Occupation:
Sailor, property landlord and website designer (90% retired)
Home and family
Marital status:
Divorced 
Have Children:
Yes - flown the nest 
Lifestyle
Smoking:
Never 
Drinking:
Socially 
Social Setting:
The life of the party, Better in small groups 
Appearance
Body type:
Average 
Height:
6'0" - 6'3" (181 - 190cm) 
Eyes:
Blue 
Hair:
Gray/Silver 
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Pugwash added 48 pictures to the album Restoring a 9m Catamaran:
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Pugwash posted a new blog:

"Lottie", has not only arrived in NZ.. I received an email, today (invoice for trailing), telling me she arrived at Marsden Point, Ruakaka, last Tuesday (30th?)... How exciting is that?! There were times, when I thought that it could never happen.. something would go wrong. But, she's…

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Pugwash posted a new blog:

Well, it was worth the effort. The drive to Greece was great, except for negotiating the tarmac maniacs in Italy. Crossing the borders proved no obstacle.. and crossing the S Alps was glorious.. about to start the return journey, tomorrow.. taking the ferry from Patras, instead of Igoumenitsa, not o…

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Pugwash created a new event:
The Allotment in New Zealand
Jan 1, 2021

Ok.. so.. the event (below) does not seem like it will be possible.. NZ borders are CLOSED. However, the intent is to make it happen... as soon as.. Here's the event.. My 24' Woods Strider, awaits her skipper.. in a boat yard 60 miles N of Auckland. She has proved herself coastal hopping f…

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Pugwash created a new event:
Exploring the Greek Islands
Apr 15, 2020

Starting in April... (ha, ha, ha! Fat chance.. all moved back to mid-July. If you fancy sailing the Greek islands, please get in touch and I'll keep you in the loop) ... I shall be sailing from Aigina island.. and exploring the areas listed in 'location' (above). Some of them, I visit…

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