Skipper and Crew Forum


SKIPPER – are you looking for crew? What kind of crew? What position?

CREW – are you looking for a boat to crew on? What is your experience (some foredeck, novice, have raced on Catalina 30, etc.)

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11/13/2022Phia StojnyEmailCREWI am interested in joining the sailing community in Orange County.
I recently relocated to Newport Beach from San Luis Obispo. I am in my mid-twenties.
My experience includes sailing on a Jeanneau 47 in the Chesapeake Bay and on a Ross 380 in New Zealand.
Was an active member of the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club.
8/28/2022Domenic DulacEmailCREWLooking to crew. Have coached Opti and C420 sailors.
Experience on J80, J111, J120. Experienced foredeck and trimming.
7/13/2022Sam MatlinEmailCREWLooking to crew. Some experience. 36 yrs. old
If you need an extra hand, contact me.
6/18/2022Craig CharlesEmailCREWLooking to crew for day races.
Crewed for YRA and OYRA races in SF Bay and ocean for 7 years on a Cal 39, J105 and Merit 25.
Have experience as a cruising skipper on a Jenneau 40 and an Ericson 27.
I'm 6'2, 200lbs, can do trim, mast, pit and ride a mean rail.
5/2/2022Lisa CarawayEmailCREWLooking to crew. Have taken OCC classes on Lidos, Shields, and J22's.
Have CA Boater Card and US Sailing Basic Keelboat Certification.
Have Marina Park Sail Pass on J22.
Have crewed on schooner, tall ships and Beer Can Races in Newport Beach.
4/2/2022Daniel PearceEmailCREWLooking to crew. Have sailed on 39- and 45-footer.
Interested in winch, pit, or foredeck.
Have sailed Hobie 16, Capri 14, 16, 22, 25, and 27.
3/8/22Greg CocroftEmailCREWLooking to crew. I’ve been sailing off and on for most of my life in Newport.
I’m looking to get involved and learn more about racing.
I’ve taken most of the classes at OCC.
I would rank myself as novice to intermediate with racing techniques, but excited to learn.
I’m reliable and fun personality. Looking to race weekdays, and weekends.
I’m also interested in Newport to Ensenada race.
12/27/2021Jason GilbertEmailCREWLooking to crew. Am 34. Have raced Double-Handed Ships Rock,
5 Chicago to Mac races on a J105. Border Run in 2010.
High school and college sailing. Can do beer cans and weekends.