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Wojtek Zientara

name: Wojtek Zientara

nationality: Polish

date of birth: 27.02.1957

city: Warsaw, Poland

phone: + 48 501 130 614
e-mail: starazientara@interia.pl

education: shipbuilding engineer

licences:
Ocean Yacht Master (33 PYA)
Ocean Going Motor Boat Master (64 PMB&WSA)
Sailing Instructor PYA (2032)
Short Range Operator's Certificate
Basic Safety Training Certificate:
- Personal Survival Techniques
- Fire Prevention & Fire Fighting
- Elementary First Aid
- Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities
Cert. of Training in Utilizing of Radar & ARPA Operational Level

PRACTICE
During over 40 years in my sailing career (including 27 years as a Yacht Master) I have had the good fortune to have navigated over 100 000 Nautical miles (over 23 000 hours at sea) visiting some 400 ports within 29 countries on board of private, school, charter and club's yachts and tall ships on the Baltic, the Mediterranean, the North Sea, the Caribbean and the Atlantic.

as the captain of:
47 m LOA s/v Pogoria (STAP)
43 m LOA s/v Kapitan Borchardt (priv.)
43 m LOA s/v Zawisza Czarny (ZHP)
32 m LOA s/v La Grace (priv.)
31 m LOA m/y Salve (priv.)
24 m LOA s/y Tarot of Jersey (priv.)

as the chief mate of:
47 m LOA s/v Pogoria (STAP)
43 m LOA s/v Kapitan Borchardt (priv.)
43 m LOA s/v Zawisza Czarny (ZHP)
32 m LOA s/y Kapitan Glowacki (COZ)
32 m LOA s/v La Grace (priv.)

as the watch officer of:
47 m LOA s/v Pogoria (STAP)
43 m LOA s/v Zawisza Czarny (ZHP)
33 m LOA s/v Jean de la Lune (priv.)
32 m LOA s/y Henryk Rutkowski (COZ)

as the skipper
on many yachts from 9 to 20 m LOA.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS
computer, electronic, engines and generators maintenance, driving licence

POSITION APPLIED FOR: captain, chief mate, navigator, watch officer

Browse through my picture galleries to discover a tiny hint of what life at sea is all about.
I will periodically add new material from my voyages or even add more from my earlier archives. So do return to this site and/or E-mail me at: starazientara@interia.pl