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How I crewed on sailboats in Mexico
Posted May 4th, 2013 - 9:01 pm by from Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico (Permalink)
A bit late in posting this. I crewed on sailboats in Mexico a couple years ago. I tried finding things online but in the end the only thing that worked was just going down there.

I made a short video of my story. I hope you watch it and it helps you go out and find your own adventures. PM me if you have any questions.


Posted May 5th, 2013 - 6:22 pm by from Denver, United States (Permalink)

This is awesome. I gotta give you props man. What an great story and I watched your entire video. Very inspiring. Your travels look awesome and I am looking to get out of the country and travel some more extensive paths. My brother Adam, his dog Rosie and I have been backpacking the road for several months in the states so it has been a learning experience but I hope to get out beyond the states. I have been in touch with a couple people about sailing during the travels, and after crewing for a couple races on my uncle's boat last summer I itch to get back on the water.

Did you fly down to Mexico then when you went to find a boat?
Also, have you come across people who have taken their dogs on when crewing?

Talk with you soon. Do you do anything involving sailing nowadays?

Take care,

Posted May 6th, 2013 - 9:00 pm by from Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico (Permalink)
Hey Alex,
Thanks for watching it :)

Yeah, I flew down to PV and started there. I haven't seen people crewing with their dogs. To be honest, I think that would probably prevent you from getting a lot of boats.

I kind of fell off sailing since moving to San Francisco (and I really don't know why). I really enjoy it but I just have so many things to do on weekends here. I still have my gear so I'm sure I'll get back into it eventually...

Posted May 6th, 2013 - 5:04 pm by from Boulder, United States (Permalink)
That was real inspiring man. Thanks for sharing!

Posted May 6th, 2013 - 5:19 pm from Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
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Posted May 6th, 2013 - 8:58 pm by from Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico (Permalink)
Hope it inspires you to go have your own adventure!