New in 2014: Now offering ASA 103/104 combined courses on Lake Minnetonka.

Join our Special New Year's Celebration in Southwest Florida!Island Spirit Catamaran
Join Northern Breezes' Captain Perry Phillips for a "Captain with Cook" adventure to celebrate New Year’s in the warmth of Southwest Florida aboard “Sun Spirit,” an Island Spirit 400 Catamaran. It can be a Family and Friends, or people can sign up individually or as couples.
Ft. Myers, Florida. Captain Perry Phillips: Link to Bio
December 28, 2014-January 3, 2015
Price Reduced:$1,995 couples / $1,095 single Click for more info.
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Here at Northern Breezes, we offer a large variety of fantastic sailing experiences.  From basic keelboat courses at many Twin Cities lakes, youth camps for the younger set to Advanced Coastal Cruising Offshore in the Caribbean or Lake Superior. Vacation sailing for the whole family, Charters, we offer something for most.

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The Northern Breezes Sailing School board is advised by U.S. Olympic Head Coach, Gordy Bowers, and is certified by the American Sailing Association. Over
725,000 ASA certifications have been awarded. Principal is Captain Thom Burns, publisher of Northern Breezes Sailing Magazine and Sailing Breezes Internet Magazine. Thom and lead instructor Captain Steve Burns are Instructor Evaluators for American Sailing Association. Thom is also a US Sailing-certified instructor.

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