Tom Pierce

Maui sailor seeking crew position for Newport to Cabo 2017. I am willing to travel to west coast for one or more shakedown sails or multiple training days. I have blue water, racing experience, and certificates, including: RORC Transatlantic (Nov/Dec 2016 -Whitbread 60); PacCup return delivery (Aug. 2016 – Caliber 40); Antigua Sailing Week 2016 (Whitbread 60); recent buoy racing (J80, J105, J24); sailed Olson 30s and other boats during college in Annapolis; part of winning crew for Olson 30 East Coast Championships (1984); celestial navigator at age 20 on Newport 27 – Annapolis to Azores; have recent experience weather routing using Expedition software; have ICC, SAS, as well as marine diesel and electrical classes. I have experience in all positions: foredeck, trimming, cockpit, helming. Good shape, 5′ 10″, 140 lbs. Have my own safety gear and ocean foulies. Full sailing resume available on request. Recommendations from captains available too. Aloha!