The Colgate Sailing Blog

October 22, 2018
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If you are thinking about what you can do to help keep our world a better and safer place to live, California Style Sailing Lessons will put you on the path to competitive sailing, big sailboat cruising adventures or heading off on blue water sailing school passages without carbon emissions. Learn more about our wind sailing

June 27, 2018
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Another wonderful Colgate Sailing Adventure is in the logbook. This Colgate Sailing Adventures Flotilla Cruise in the Greek Islands, was again conducted by popular flotilla leaders, Nate and Heather Atwater. Here are excerpts from Heather’s diary. Saturday 6-16-18 — Arrival Day at Zea Marina Everyone arrived at the Zea Marina base in Piraeus in good spirits.

May 25, 2018
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When Offshore Sailing School first got involved with the Leukemia Cup Regatta in 2009, Offshore Sailing School’s founders Doris and Steve Colgate had three inspirations: Steve’s step-father lost his battle to leukemia In 2014, Doris and Steve watched one of their very best friends fight a losing battle to acute myeloid leukimia (AML), a form

May 15, 2018
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This was the second time that Colgate Sailing Adventures conducted a flotilla cruise on Sunsail catamarans, sailing around Belize’s beautiful waters. And it was definitely a huge success for all that participated. As always, this Belize sailing vacation started with a lively Meet and Greet party at the host resort, and this year plans were

December 8, 2017
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BVI CRUISING COURSE PIONEER DISCOUNT Ever since Hurricane Irma roared through the beautiful British Virgin Islands on September 5, 2017, with over 200 mph winds, we anxiously waited for the day when we could announce, “We Are Back!” In December 2017 we resumed our very popular Offshore Sailing School Live Aboard Cruising course at The Moorings

December 2, 2017
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Sam Hahn of New York City recently returned to Offshore Sailing School on Captiva Island, Florida for the Fast Track to Offshore Passage Making course – our highest level cruising course. He found it “the most challenging course, but also the most rewarding course!” Want to try it? Here’s what he wrote to Steve and Doris