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.
Edel 35 catamaran. Winters on Aigina Island, nr Athens, while I spend some time in Cornwall.. and have some time to spend with my grandson.
Love sailing. Love quiet anchorages. Love local food and wine. Love meeting people. Love sharing the experience with friends and family.
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:
3500 in 2019
Home and family
Marital status:
Divorced 
Have Children:
Yes - flown the nest 
Occupation:
Sailor, website designer and property landlord
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 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:

We are leaving tomorrow.. from Cornwall.. driving via France & Italy, then ferry to Igoumenitsa.Arriving Aigina on Sunday.. if our Greek friends will allow us in.. and not quarantine us for 14 days. Fingers crossed. Then.. 2 to 3 months on the water.. Sardonic, Cyclades, Rhodes and back. Could b…

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

My 24' Woods Strider, is currently in a shipping container, on her way to Auckland, NZ. May update, "Yr container arrived May 6 in Malaysia for transhipment" From there, she will be trailed to her new base, a boat yard 60 miles N of Auckland. She has proved herself coastal hopping fro…

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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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