The late March 2017 Colgate Sailing Adventures Flotilla Cruise in St. Lucia and the Windward Islands was a delightful respite from cold winter days. Offshore graduates and friends set sail on three Moorings 4000 catamarans with cruise leaders – Nate and Heather Atwater as their guides. They reported it was a delightful cruise, with variable
About a week ago my wife, Debbi, and I left Fort Myers Beach, Florida on an overnight sail to Marathon in the Florida Keys. The conditions were just about perfect. We had a 10-15 knot breeze giving us a classic port side beam reach on a sunset sail. Then the the Auto-Pilot spoke to us.
Steve and Doris Colgate were recently interviewed on a program called “Out and About SWFL,en” – SW Florida TV show that covers local entertainment and businesses. What did they talk about? How they met and fell in love with . . . well, you know.
Videos mit Steve Colgate Showcase-Cup Endeavour Programm in New York City Amerika,en. Steve Colgate ist ein Offshore-Segler, Olympier, National Sailing Hall of Fame member, Colgate 26 boat designer and owner of Offshore Sailing School with seven locations in Florida, Hafen von New York, and the British Virgin Islands. Above all, Steve says he is,
Growing Up Moorings. Bei 24 Jahre alt, Jeff Monuszko became the youngest person to own a Moorings yacht when he acquired the 42.3 monohull “Luff Out Loud” in 2015. Jetzt, he wants to inspire a new generation of sailors to take the helm and discover the thrill of this timeless tradition. First of all, congratulations.
“We’d been engaged for nearly a year and were really not even thinking about planning a wedding when we first started to check into options to learn to sail.” “We had researched various options for learning to sail and continually came back to Offshore Sailing School as the best available. In speaking with Diana Smith
Offshore Sailing Grad Tom White refreshed his bareboat charter skills, completing his 8th sailing experience with Offshore Sailing School. Here’s a summary of what he’s done and plans to do next. Sail on, Tom! “I think this is the 8th sailing adventure I have participated in with OSS. Without exception the instructors have been, well,
Sailing Rules of the Road When Sailboat Meets Sailboat There are only three basic possibilities, und drei grundlegende Bootfahren Regeln der Straße zu folgen,en, when your sailboat approaches another sailboat. Rule 1: When you are on the same tack as the other boat, the leeward boat has the right-of-way. Rule 2: When you are
The Stephen Gray Family recently won and completed a Live Aboard Cruising Course at Pink Shell Beach Resort and Marina in Ft. Myers Beach, FL. Hear about their experience in this interview by Cruising World Editor-At-Large Elaine Lembo.
Flauten und Puffs Wie Sie segeln entlang können Sie plötzlich das Gefühl, einen dramatischen Rückgang der Windstärke. You have sailed into a lull, and the apparent wind has gone forward and decreased because your boat speed is now a greater factor than the wind speed, until the boat slows down.