Crew Available/Wanted

If you are looking for a boat to sail on, experienced or not, please feel free to call, email, join our TYPBC Crew Finder Facebook group, or let someone at the club know - the Keeler Committee will then post your details both on here and on our Facebook group which will be shared amongst our skippers.

As a skipper you are invited to join the Facebook group, contact available crew as you need them, and advertise crew positions.

Phone Lynne on 07 578 5512

Email Reina at

For any other Keeler queries please email Darryl McManus (Keeler Chairman) at


Crew Available

Name Contact Details Other Information

Phone: 022 314 3553


New to sailing. Recently crewed on a sailing trip from Bluff to Fiordland then on to Golden Bay. Keen to learn more and get more confident sailing. Has Boatmasters Cert, RYA Powerboat L2, VHF Radio Cert and Radar Cert. Keen to join the Winter and Summmer Series.
Janina Massee

Phone: 021 444 650


Wanting to join a boat for the Winter Series. Has completed a few seasons of Women on Water and spent about 12 weeks on a Beneteau 46' in the Adriatic and Mediterranean Sea. A friendly lady who is mature, energetic, keen to learn and hone her skills.
Andy Windle Phone: 021 101 2259 Has some previous crewing experience and is looking for more opportunities. Interested in Wednesday night and weekend/offshore races.
Nico and Ino

Phone: 027 584 3574


Travelling NZ - in Mt Maunganui until December. Have no experience but very keen to learn and get out ont the water. Available for the winter series and CB sailing.
Scott Hutchinson

Phone: 027 519 3350                          Email:

Marine engineer with previous keelboat racing experience. Keen to do some more crewing.
Jack Ciardelli Phone: 021 950 75627 Sailor from San Diego, keen to go some Friday Night Fun Races. Has done offshore and buoy racing as well as cruising his boat to Mexico and back.

Phone: 020 414 72465


ASA Coastal Cruising Skipper. Keen to sail on Wednesday nights.
Sam Cleaver

Phone: 027 212 4449


No experience on sail boats but plenty on motor boats. Looking to join a sailing team/crew or crew for anyone needing extra crew.

Phone: 022 455 1137


Previously raced Sunbursts out of Omokoroa and done some Caribbean superyacht regattas.
Tim May

Phone: 021 164 9533


Decades of experience in all types of boats including dinghy's, catamarans and yachts. Qualified RYA dinghy instructor as well as powerboat safety skipper. Extensive racing experience in dinghy's in UK and Cyprus. Also years of experience in race management. Has been helping out with Sailability recently. Available at short notice.
Luiz Rafael Email: Couple moved from Picton to Tauranga. Have crewed in many races down there including the Winery Race crossing the Cook Strait. Has DaySkipper's Cert.
Jerri Greenwood


Phone: 027 979 0137

Just moved to Tauranga from Hamilton, grew up sailing in Nelson. Has been many years but keen to get into sailing again. Interested in any local sailing/races on evenings or in weekends.
Renee Darvill Phone: 027 322 4405 25yo, has one year experience, owns an H28. Keen to crew in the winter series.
Natasha Glucina


Phone: 027 687 9779

Has recently returned to NZ from overseas and has moved to Tauranga. Keen to race or crew for any occasion. Is novice - medium sailing ability and likes to be hands on. Flexible throughout the week so any time is a good time to get out on the water!





Crew Wanted

Boat/Skipper Contact Details Other Information





























If you would like your details removed at any stage please email Reina at