Offshore Sailing School Alumni Benefits


Awards, Deals and Special Programs

Dear Offshore Sailing School Graduate,

Thank you for choosing Offshore Sailing School for your sailing or power education. We truly appreciate your business and hope you will come back to join us again soon. In the meantime, here are some great benefits just for you!

Keep us in mind when you have a sailing experience you’d like to share. Send us your stories, photos and videos. If you haven’t already, please join our social media outlets: Facebook, Twitter, Trip Advisor, Yelp, You Tube, and Google+.

Thanks so much for choosing Offshore!

Steve and Doris Colgate

Triple Your Grad Lifetime Discount

As an Offshore Sailing School graduate, you are entitled to a $100 lifetime discount on regular courses that are not already at special rates. If you sign up for another course within 60 days of finishing your last course you can triple your discount and take $300 off your next learning adventure. The course and date you choose can be anytime in the future. Call your sailing advisor at 888-454-7015 today to take the next step.

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All our Offshore Club Cruises fill quickly after they are announced. Led by expert members of our faculty, you sail with Offshore Sailing School graduates on fleets of four to ten yachts. We do all the work in lining up the boats, putting the itinerary together, signing contracts, provisioning and more. Just pack your sailing clothes and head to our next destination. Check out our upcoming flotilla cruises and call 888-454-7015 to sign up now!

  • July 31-August 7, 2015 New England Cruise – from historic Newport, RI to the picturesque islands of Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket with other ports of call
  • December 5-15, 2015 British Virgin Islands – a very popular Offshore Sailing School tradition

Offshore Sailing School Colgate 26 at Scrub Island Resort


Rent Our Colgate 26s When You Travel

If you have gained Colgate Day Sailing or US Sailing Basic Keelboat certification through Offshore Sailing School, you can now rent a Colgate 26 at our destination resort vacations in Florida and The British Virgin Islands. Half-day and full-day rentals are available, with a check-out fee if you are not familiar with local waters. For more information, email



Up to 15% Off Your First Charter with The Moorings

Offshore Sailing School sailing advisors are agents for The Moorings too. If you achieved Bareboat Cruising or higher Certification from Offshore Sailing School, you can save up to 15% on your first charter (minimum 7 days) at select locations. You also receive more benefits as a member of The Moorings Captain’s Rewards Program. Call your sailing advisor today at 888-454-7015 to jump start your cruising lifestyle!




Colgate Offshore Sailing Club in New York Harbor


New York Harbor Sailing Club

The Colgate Offshore Sailing Club is The Sailing Club for Real Sailors and the best deal in the Big Apple! If you earned your Basic Keelboat or Day Sailing certification from Offshore Sailing School, live in the New York metro area or visit here often, you can enjoy hassle-free, unlimited sailing on our Colgate 26 fleet right in New York Harbor on the Hudson River. We guarantee you’ll meet fun-loving sailors just like you at our Colgate Offshore Sailing Club/NY. Contact our New York Harbor director Bob Woodward,, for more details. Or call 888-454-7015 to speak to one of our sailing advisors.

Free US Sailing Membership Benefits

If you opted for US Sailing certification, you are now a member of this very worthwhile(5)_6.5_AlumniBenefits_US Sailing MVP icon organization. Take a look at everything US Sailing is doing to promote the sport of sailing. This is the governing body of sailing in the United States, organized in 1897 and appointed as the sailing national governing body by Congress in 1978. In this role, US Sailing represents the U.S. in all international competitions including our great Olympic sailing team.

Free Magazine Subscriptions

As an Offshore Sailing School graduate you are entitled to a free one-year subscription to Cruising World or Sailing World magazine if you have a valid U.S. mailing addresses. Please contact Beth Oliver, to activate your subscription.

BoatU.S. Half-Price Membership

You are eligible for an exclusive low membership discount in Boat U.S. With over 600,000 members, this organization works for the greater good of all those who love the water. You get great deals at West Marine stores, low cost marine insurance with low or no deductibles, on-the-water and on-the-road towing service, exciting sailing vacations, discounts on fuel, repairs and transient slips at over 900 marinas and whole lot more. Go to and use promo code: GA84797B to access great benefits now.


Offshore Sailing School Corporate Sail-Race Challenge – Pier 25 Tribeca

Free Sailing on Corporate and Group Programs

If you book a team building, leadership or incentive adventure for your group and/or employees, you get to sail with them free. Any Offshore Sailing School graduate who brings a group of 8 or more (2 boat crews) to participate in our renowned Corporate Sail-Race Challenge® team building programs, or another of our great group adventures, gets to sail with the group free! Our Corporate Sail-Race Challenges® improve leadership skills and synergy among corporate teams. Our partnership with the Center for Creative Leadership, will help take your company to the pinnacle of leadership success. For more information on these programs contact Beth Oliver,

Win Big as an Offshore Sailing School Ambassador

Send us names of friends and relatives who would like to learn to sail or sail better. For each person that signs up for a course, we’ll award you points that go towards great benefits for you. You can also request gift certificates ($100 per person) one to give to those you think would like to take a course with Offshore. For more information contact Beth Oliver,