img70331For families looking to progress quickly from beginner to ready-to-cruise,
and enjoy a great family vacation at the same time, Offshore Sailing School
now offers an exclusive Private Family Fast Track Adventure at South Seas
Resort, on Captiva Island, Florida.

This exciting new opportunity includes three days of instruction aboard
award-winning Colgate 26's and three days of private cruising instruction
aboard a sleek Hunter 380, capped by a three-day live aboard cruise without
the instructor aboard. During the live aboard portion of the adventure,
families cruise the Gulf of Mexico to the hideaway isle of Cabbage Key,
isolated Cayo Costa, Charlotte Harbor and romantic Boca Grande.

"This is a rewarding family vacation that which will provide a unique bond
for years of confident sailing and cruising enjoyment," said Offshore President
and COO Tom Tilinski. " Sailing offers the opportunity to reflect on the
important things in life and to enjoy a true freedom that is hard to match
any other way, especially now."

The nine-day package, based on a family of four, starts at $3494 per person
and includes Offshore's complete three-day Learn to Sail course, complete
three-day Bareboat Cruising course, three-day Live Aboard Cruise, US Sailing
certification, seven nights accommodations ashore at South Seas Resort,
hotel taxes, service charges, welcome party and graduation party. With
limited availability, demand for this course is high. To lock in dates
for a Family Fast Track adventure, call Offshore Sailing School at 800-221-4326
or visit