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A Colgate Sailing Adventures® Event for Women-Only

HEY LADIES! DON’T MISS THIS SPECTACULAR LEARN TO SAIL RETREAT IN PARADISEFour women setting a spinnaker sail on a Colgate 26 sailboat under sunny skies, representing the Offshore Sailing School.Two women enjoying colorful cocktails at an outdoor bar with ocean views at Scrub Island Resort & Spa.

Pick Your Week Starting: August 11, 2024 or October 20, 2024

Join Offshore Sailing School Instructors for a Week of Learning, Tasting, Living Well, and Having Fun

Enjoy the camaraderie of like-minded women who love the outdoors, learn a new skill, and take care of mind and body while enjoying fine wines and great food. Spend the week sailing and socializing with the Offshore Sailing School team of expert women sailing instructors.

If you are curious about sailing, with limited or no sailing experience, or have crewed but want to learn more, this is the perfect getaway!

How This Special Week for Women-Only Unfolds

You start your week with the 3-day Learn to Sail Course aboard Offshore Sailing School’s Colgate 26 sailboats. You sail morning and afternoon with a break ashore for lunch – Monday through Wednesday.

Then the fun continues . . .A woman steering a Colgate 26 sailboat learning to sail in the British Virgin Islands, blue water in the background.

  • Sunday: Arrive at the airport on Beef Island/Tortola (EIS) mid-afternoon and check into beautiful Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina at 4:00 pm.
    • Sip & Snack: You have the option to take the resort’s complimentary ferry to Marina Cay for a Beach Party with live music from 1-5 pm. Then, gather at a fun get acquainted meet and greet party with your instructors at 6 pm by the main pool bar.
  • Monday Sail: 8:30 am morning sailing instruction, break for lunch ashore, then head back out for afternoon sailing session until 5:30 pm.
    • Sip & Dine dinner tonight paired with your choice of beveerage at the resort’s Cardamom & Co. Restaurant, using the resort credit applied to your room account. Learn about our instructors’ sailing adventures and ask questions.
  • Tuesday Sail: Morning sailing instruction, break for lunch ashore, then back out on the water for the afternoon sailing session. Evening free to dine with classmates at the resort or Marina Cay.
  • Wednesday Sail: Morning sailing instruction, break for lunch ashore, then back out on the water for the final afternoon sailing session.
    • Sip & Snack graduation reception with appetizers and wine or island drink at One Shoe Bar on North Beach. You have the option to stay for cocktails and a Pig Roast Buffet at the amazing North Beach Festival, featuring a bonfire and dancing. Pre-registration is required.
  • Thursday: Sleep late, work out in the fitness center, go for a hike, swim, or use one of the resort’s paddleboards or kayaks.
    • Spa Time – enjoy a one-hour facial or massage at theA group of women laughing and taking a sailing lesson on a Colgate 26 velero, dressed in casual sailing gear. resort’s luxurious Ixora spa, using the resort credit applied to your room account.
  • Friday: Sit poolside, book a snorkeling adventure, take the shuttle back to Tortola to tour and go shopping. Gather for dinner somewhere with newfound friends who love sailing and celebrate your last night in paradise.
  • Saturday: Depart for home via resort, complimentary ferry to Trellis Bay, and taxi to airport departures.

Your Sail, Sip, Spa Package is $5,995 and Includes

  • The 3-day Learn to Sail course on exciting Colgate 26 sailboats
  • Six nights at the fabulous Scrub Island Resort, Spa & Marina in a king-bed room overlooking the marina
  • Complimentary transfers from and to Beef Island Airport via resort-arranged taxi and ferry
  • Complimentary rum or fruit punch upon arrival at the resort
  • $400 resort credit to use toward one planned dinner with beverage tasting and one spa treatment
  • Meet and greet reception with beverage and appetizers
  • Grad happy hour cocktail at course-end
  • Free use of paddle boards and sea kayaks
  • 24/7 state-of-the-art fitness center
  • Doris Colgate’s SAILING: A Woman’s Guide and US Sailing Basic Keelboat textbook
  • US Sailing Basic Keelboat Certification, based on the test taken during the course
  • Course certificate and logbook
  • Women’s Sailing Retreat UV-shirt and capAerial view of Scrub Island showcasing lush greenery and surrounding blue waters, home to an Offshore Sailing School branch.

Not included in your package: Any other meals or drinks not mentioned above, travel and transfer costs other than resort’s airport taxi and ferry, snorkeling or other adventures you book, gratuities and other costs not stated here.

Sign Up Now! Just 8 Spots Available Per Start Date

The Learn to Sail course includes three full days of comprehensive instruction aboard Colgate 26 sailboats, taught by Offshore Sailing School’s US Sailing-certified female instructors. Don’t wait to sign up. 30% deposit required when you make your reservation. Final payment is due 91 days prior to start date.

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