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Offshore Sailing School News, Specials and Events

END OF YEAR SPECIAL ON SAILING AND CRUISING LESSONS IN FLORIDA

It’s always “summer” weather in Florida. No need to worry about frost on the windows or shoveling snow here. Right now you’ll save 15% on your sailing course package when you enroll two students together in a new 5-day Learn to SailFast Track to Cruising or Live Aboard Cruising course aboard a Colgate 26 (for Learn to Sail courses and first two days of the Fast Track course) or a 44′ monohull yacht for cruising courses. Book a resort sailing school package at South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island, Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina on Ft. Myers Beach, or  the fun art deco Hampton Inn & Suites at the Municipal Marina in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pack Your Gear and Arrive in Sailing Mode for the Sailing Vacation of a Lifetime!

This super End of Year Special is only available for new reservations made between September 8, 2018 and October 26, 2018; your course must be completed by December 29, 2018. All course packages include resort accommodations; and living aboard while learning if you enroll in a cruising course. Traveling alone? You save 10% if you are enrolling as a solo; or want a buy-the-boat option (private course for two or up to five) booking! Call 888-454-7015 to take advantage of this End of Year Special today!

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THE BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – YOUR NEXT STOP FOR A FANTASTIC EXPERIENTIAL VACATION UNDER SAIL OR POWER

The British Virgin Islands is the quintessential place to get your power or sail cruising certification. The waters are absolutely gorgeous, swimming is divine, a multitude of beach bars and eateries beckon, and the breeze is perfect every day. Students are loving their courses in the BVI now. You can too!. The Moorings base and Scrub Island Resort are our super popular for our sailing and power courses. So if you’re thinking about learning in the most idyllic cruising grounds in the world, it’s time now to make that decision and give us a call!

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JUST A FEW SPOTS LEFT ON OUR DECEMBER RACING CLINIC IN FLORIDA

Do you like competitive sailing!  If you have good basic sailing experience, able to handle a sprightly Colgate 26 as crew or skipper, you’re ready for this exciting 4-day Racing Clinic in December 2018. It’s an absolute blast! But there’s just four spots left. So call right away to make sure you don’t miss this action packed event. If you can’t make it in December, there’s still room in our 29th Annual Performance Race Week with North U. coaches, April 28-May 4, 2019. This intensive week-long sailing and racing experience features 10 Colgate 26 at the start and culminates in a fabulous regatta, followed by an Awards dinner.

EXCLUSIVE CRUISING VACATIONS FOR SAILORS WHO LOVE TO SAIL

We have a full spectrum of sailing vacations available through our Colgate Sailing Adventures Flotilla Cruises – for Offshore Sailing School grads and sailors who love to sail. These fabulous adventures  take you all over the world and are the most delightful, hassle free sailing vacation. If the trip you desire is sold out, request a spot on the waitlist. We’ve made many waitlist sailors very happy in the past.

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Our bi-monthly newsletter is full of interesting stories, creative specials, sailing deals, upcoming flotilla cruises, contests, and other opportunities to keep you sailing and boating. If you haven’t already, visit our Sailing Newsletter Sign-Up page. 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 Boliver@OffshoreSailing.com.

BRING THE KIDS FOR OUR TWEENS AND TEENS LEARN FREE PROGRAM

One of our most important special activities is our Tweens and Teens Learn Free program where 7-17 year old kids learn to sail with their parents. This is an absolutely amazing experience, one that many parents say is the best way for the family to bond.  Check the Specials section often to see what else is coming up.

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WHAT DO SAILORS DO WHEN THEY’RE NOT SAILING?

They go sailing, of course. And that’s exactly what our founders and fearless leaders, Steve and Doris Colgate, did last August when they arranged a family flotilla cruise in the British Virgin Islands for nieces and nephews and their kids. Check out the photo at the top of this page! Steve and Doris are right smack in the middle of the group.