Jimmy E Wilson

Professional Sailor, ski patroller, and real estate agent in Squamish, BC, Canada

Hi, Thanks for visiting!

To contact;

Email me:[email protected] by clicking the link or 'Contact me' button above and I'll get back to you as soon as I can.

Or call: +1 778 997 1038 (Please note: I'm not always available via telephone - so if I don't answer; email me if you can and I will get back to you as soon as possible).

I'm a Professional Sailor, from the UK and as a dual citizen; I live mostly in Squamish, BC. Canada.

When I'm not sailing or working at my real estate business, I'm ski patrolling on Whistler / Blackcomb Mountains as an Emergency Medical Responder (BCEMA) Rescuer.

And personally; I enjoy hiking, the beach, camping, photography, music, entrepreneurship, tech and reading.

Yachting Qualifications:

Commercially Endorsed Professional Offshore Yachtmaster. RYA/MCA (Sail)

MCA Helicopter Landing Officer and Deck Assistant

RYA/MCA Approved Engineering (AEC)

MCA STCW Basic Safety Training

ENG 1 Medical Equivalent (Transport Canada), no restrictions

MCA Proficiency in Designated Security Duties

And a whole bunch of other stuff including:

Provincially Licensed (BCEMAEMR) Medic

International Association, Advanced Nitrox Technical Expedition Diver & Instructor

Expedition Yacht Remote Heli-ski and Rescue Advisor

Previous employment includes British military, helicopter maintenance engineer, project manager, firefighter, security consultant, test engineer, remote & urban industry medical rescuer, professional driver, sales, business development and client services management.

I'm easy going, safe, have a decent sense of humour, intelligent, mature, no drama, attention to detail sort of person, reliable, thorough, hard working, conscientious and adventurous.

Contact me to discuss opportunities in international (or local - UK / BC) yacht racing, (local / ocean) yacht delivery, instruction / lessons or 'coaching', Superyacht (Sail / Motor, Expedition / deck / heli(-ski) / medic or second / third engineer.

And I'm a happy sailor on Sonnet - my C&C29 MKII performance-cruising sailing yacht and 'instructor-in-training' in my personal favourite cruising ground of Howe Sound and the Salish Sea in and around the Vancouver area BC. Canada.

See you on the water (/mountain)!

  • Education
    • United Kingdom Sailing Academy
    • University of British Columbia
    • Squamish Yacht Club
    • West Vancouver Yacht Club
    • Hollyburn Sailing Club