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
Joanna Wilce

Phone: 022 072 0534


Many years experience racing locally and internationally on dinghies, keelboats and multihulls. Recently moved to Tauranga and keen to get out on the water again. Not available for all races due to work committments - would be good to fill in.
Tony Watson

Phone: 027 521 1647


Used to sail at school and loved it, keen to get involved again, looking to join a Wednesday night crew.

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.

Tim May

In NZ during January & February 2019

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.
Renee Darvill Phone: 027 322 4405 25yo, has one year experience, owns an H28. Keen to crew in the winter series.





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