Offshore Sailing School News, Specials and Events

What’s Happening at Offshore Sailing School

Our Manhattan sailing school has a new classroom and clubhouse at 300 Vesey Street in Brookfield Place, Battery Park City, where Steve Colgate will host an event in May at the start of the America’s Cup races in New York Harbor. We also have a new New York Harbor management team, busily setting up for the start of our season in April. Take a look! The management team at Offshore Sailing School is constantly May2015_TulipGarden_BOP_3working on new programs and locations, and unusual sailing events for Offshore Sailing School graduates, and anyone interested in sailing and boating.

We post news about sailing and boating, publicity, awards and recognitions received by our founders – Steve and Doris Colgate – and our hard-working management, faculty and sales team.


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Our bi-monthly newsletter is full of interesting stories, creative specials, upcoming flotilla (3)_5.0_NewsSpedcialsEvents_WindwardIslands_700x465cruises, contests, and other opportunities to keep you sailing and boating. If you haven’t already, sign up now up for the Offshore Sailing School E-Newsletter. Beth Oliver, Offshore Sailing School Director of Marketing, gathers information to keep you informed, shares sailing news, develops contests, and posts photographs and experiences that come from you. Got an idea? Send it to Beth at

Join an Offshore Sailing School Flotilla

Come see the world under sail. Make your next vacation a sailing adventure in the best boating destinations in the world. Some of these trips are in the United States, others in exotic lands where every port on your itinerary is a wow-experience. Our first(3a)_5.0_NewSpecialsEvents_Dubrovnik_700x465 Offshore Cruising Club journey was in the British Virgin Islands in 1972. Since then our graduates have joined us on flotilla cruises in Tahiti and Tonga in the South Pacific, the Greek Islands, Turkey, Croatia, Sardinia, the French Riviera, the San Juan Islands and Maine, New England islands, the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior, the Bay Islands of Canada, the Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, Windward and Leeward Islands of the Caribbean, and Florida Gulf Coast. Our summer cruise in Croatia is just about full!  And cabins are going fast on our winter Bahamas cruise. Don’t wait to sign up, snooze – you lose on some of the best sailing getaways you’ll find!

Offshore Sailing School Specials

One of our most important special activities is our Tweens and Teens Learn (4)_5.0_NewsSpecials_Events_KidsTeensLearnFree_700x465Free program, a wonderful way for families to learn and vacation together. Our specials are not only for kids, so check the Specials section often to see what’s coming up.

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Call 888-454-7015 or 239-454-1700