Act Now for These Deals
advantage of special boat show savings for a limited time on the full
line of Beneteau cruising or Beneteau First performance yachts. Get
details from any Beneteau dealer or log on to the Beneteau USA website.
Colgate 26 Sailboats
a Colgate 26 Family Sport Boat, the popular trailerable sailboat, and
take 10 percent off the base price of $43,500, the extras, and the
delivery. Order and deposit deadline is February 28, 2009.
1: Buy a new pedestal or upgrade your existing one from tiller to wheel
steering and gain up to $250 in merchandise credit. Deadline is
February 28, 2009. Offer good only on purchases made directly through
2: Buy a demo wheel used at Edson's boat show displays throughout the
previous season at a drastic discount. Includes larger and carbon fiber
Florida Sailing & Cruising School
Graduate from any liveaboard cruising course of three days or longer and receive a Weems & Plath clock or barometer.
Gill North America
$150 worth of Gill merchandise and get a free Gill dry cylinder
bag-fully taped and waterproof-worth $30. Deadline is Dec. 29, 2008.
marine plumbing company based in Newport, Rhode Island, offers its 10,
20, 30 winter sale: 10 percent off all marine tanks; 20 percent off all
hose; and 30 percent off waste discharge pumps. Deadline is May 2009.
Taking orders on-line.
Horizon Yacht Charters
with Horizon from at any of its Caribbean bases-B.V.I., Antigua, St.
Martin, Grenada-and save. Take 15 percent off charters of 7 nights or
longer from February 15, 2009, to April 5, 2009. Sail 10 nights for the
price of 7 from July 10, 2009, to October 31, 2009.
Karma Yacht Sales
can create their own "cash off or choose your customizations" package
on selected Beneteau and Alerion Express models in stock and Karma
Yacht Sales of Chicago, Illinois, will pay for it. Deal includes new
Beneteau 31, 40, 43, 46; Beneteau First 36.7; and Alerion Express 33.
Deadline is February 28, 2009. www.karmayachtsales.com
Offshore Passage Opportunities
a North American crew networking service since 1993, slices $99 off
full active membership cost and offers a trial membership for $100.
Deadline is April 1, 2009.
Offshore Sailing School
15 percent off the cost of any of Offshore's Total Learning Vacation
Packages in the British Virgin Islands or in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Take another 5 percent off the cost if you pay in full at the time of
enrollment and course date is at least 60 days later. Discounts apply
through January 28, 2009, in Florida (with some restrictions) and
through March 2009 for B.V.I. courses (with some restrictions).
SailTime, the fractional yacht ownership and membership program, and
either take 15 percent off "getting started" fees or enter yourself in
a drawing for a weeklong sailing vacation for two in the Spanish Virgin
Islands aboard a Hunter 36. Deadline is December 31, 2008.
South African catamaran builder offers a 10 percent discount off the
sale price of the Sea-Tribe 870, a 29-foot epoxy resin infused
production cat. Deadline is January 31, 2009, or the last day of the
Miami International Boat Show & Strictly Sail (February 16, 2009).
Southwest Florida Yachts
in the charter company's 25th anniversary celebration with a free extra
day of cruising on trips of three days or longer during the high season
through April 30, 2009. Take two extra days on trips of three days or
longer from May 1, 2009, to December 14, 2009. Deadline is December
a Technautics holding-plate refrigeration system and take 15 percent
off-a savings of $420 on the new CoolBlue system. Offer is valid from
December 1, 2008, to February 28, 2009.
charter company in Punta Gorda, Florida, offers one extra day on all
five- and six-day charters from January 4, 2009, to January 31, 2009.
Charter two weeks or more and receive a 10 percent discount on the
second and additional weeks. Take an ASA-licensed liveaboard course any
time in January 2009 from the company's sailing school and get a 10
percent discount (minimum of two people).