Jose Turcios

Jose Turcios<br />Coach
Jose Turcios
Coach

NAME:Jose Turcios

HOMETOWN: Los Angeles

BIRTHDATE: December 7

#YRS. SAILING: 8

US SAILING #: 698938V

CPR/FIRST AID CURRENT THROUGH: 8/10/2014

CERTIFICATIONS: US Sailing BK Instructor

NOTABLE SAILING EVENTS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS (RACING/OFFSHORE CRUISING):

NYYC Regatta
Annapolis to Newport delivery
Recife, Brazil to Barbados double handed delivery
OBX to Fort Lauderdale delivery skipper.
Barcelona to Canary Islands Via the Balearic Islands, coast of Spain, and Morocco
Isle of White Cowes Week
Trans-Atlantic from Annapolis, Maryland to Vilamoura, Portugal via the Azores
2 Annapolis to Bermuda Ocean Races, Watch Captain
Instructed during a summer aboard 50 foot Beneteaus in the BVI’s

WHERE HAVE YOU SAILED:

East Coast, Caribbean, South America, South Coast of Spain, Atlantic

MOST MEMORABLE EXPERIENCE:

35 kts of breeze with 20 foot quartering waves while helming a Farr 50 Pilothouse during a Bermuda Ocean Race.

WHAT I LIKE MOST ABOUT TEACHING SAILING: I used to be a high school teacher before I just took off on this sailing adventure, but this allows me to do the things l love: be outside, sail, teach.

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