Fred Stegemann, Skipper for Yacht Schools and Deliveries since 1987
Meanwhile I do skippering only as a second job and practice high seas sailing most of the time only on my own boat, but nevertheless I occasionally still deliver yachts as a professional skipper.
I've meanwhile about 40000nm experience on different yachts and under different yacht schools and the following german certificates:
„Sportboot Führerschein Binnen und Küste“ since 1978. (Official license for driving all boats with engines of more than 5HP)
„Sporthochseeschiffer“ Schein für weltweite Fahrt since 1993 (License to sail yachts worldwide)
„Segelscheine BR/BK des Deutschen Seglerverbandes“ since 1991/1992 (Sailing licenses of the german sailing federation „DSV“)
„Allgemeines Sprechfunkzeugnis“ since 1998 (License to operate ship's voice radio devices worldwide)
So far I've been employed as a professional skipper for the following yacht schools and charter companies:
So Long Yachtcharter, Hamburg - http://www.so-long-yachting.de
Yachtschool Bremen / Swan Charter (1993-1996 main job in summer season) - www.logemann-yachting.de
Yachtschool Hartenberg, Laboe (1990-1993 main job in summer season)
D-24235 Laboe, Germany
Yachtschool Sailaway, Kiel (occasionally)
On deliveries, I've been employed on the following trips:
Bremen – Bahamas 1992 as skipper on „Spirit of Bremen“, a 15 m schooner for the private owner Edgar Nullmeier
Antigua – Mallorca 1993 as skipper on „Nefos“, a Swan 48 for the yacht school Bremen / Swan Charter
Taipeh-Thailand (Halbinsel Phuket) as crew on„Heaven Can Wait“, a new built 22m long Taiwan-Clipper.
Lots of smaller deliveries for Long Yachtin cahrter company in the Baltic sea / North Sea.