Go Back   Cruiser Log World Cruising & Sailing Forums > Free Sailing Crewfinders > Crew Positions Wanted
Cruiser Wiki Click Here to Login

Join Cruiser Log Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 11-27-2014, 11:33 AM   #1
Join Date: Nov 2014
Home Port: Glasgow
Posts: 1
Default Information wanted for newb :)

Hello everyone!
I am new to this world and am interested in how these things work. Was just wondering if anyone can give me tips for a potential transatlantic crossing, euro to N/S America direction? Is there a common point that is the best to attempt it from. Is experience an absalute must and is it hard or easy to accomplish this journey? Any info is appreciated

Petethunder is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-28-2014, 10:24 AM   #2
delatbabel's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 700
Send a message via AIM to delatbabel

This page gives a bit of information about the passage, times of the year, weather windows, etc:


It isn't absolutely necessary to have experience but you will need to find a skipper willing to take you on without any. Enthusiasm counts for as much as experience does, so pack your bags with plenty of that. Probably not a bad plan to keep following the ARC web sites and see if someone on that rally has a spot open for crew.
= New South Wales, Queensland,
delatbabel is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Newb On Board! oskarofthedeep The Tavern | Welcome Aboard 1 09-16-2011 03:12 PM
Forgive A 'newb'... WafnaAbroad General Cruising Forum 3 09-17-2009 02:28 AM
Newb In Fll flah The Tavern | Welcome Aboard 1 11-21-2007 03:23 PM
Request For Information About Brisbane, Australia dnelson Regional Discussion Topics 10 08-28-2007 11:06 AM
Paying For Information? manor General Cruising Forum 13 08-11-2007 07:01 AM

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

RV & Travel Trailer Communities

Our RV & Travel Trailer sites encompasses virtually all types of Recreational Vehicles, from brand-specific to general RV communities.

» More about our RV Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

All times are GMT. The time now is 05:26 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0