Captain Olsen

Sailing requires an in-depth knowledge in all aspects of navigating the waters, this is my passion.

- Captain Craig Olsen 

Captain Craig Olsen, a native of New York, and early retiree moved to Miami in 2002 and purchased a beautiful Island Packet traditional sailing boat, the Star Dancer.


Craig Olsen is a 100 Ton Coast Guard Captain and he has over 30 years of experience sailing. The Captain has sailed extensively and spent three years on the Star Dancer in search of all 700 islands in the Bahamas.


Craig is also a boat mechanic and technician. He worked for a charter boat company for 6 years and is well-experienced in operating and repairing power boats of all types.


We offer sailing lessons to sailors of all ages and experience. The Star Dancer is equipped with a Cape Dory 10 sailing dinghy (available upon request) for sailing lessons. You can learn to sail or just enjoy the sailing with a charter experience.


The Star Dancer is a 35-foot Island Packet designed for world cruising. The sailing vessel has 2 cabins, a salon, head and is fully equipped with a refrigerator, freezer, BBQ and all the essentials. It also comes with an inflatable dinghy with outboards and 2-person crew for a full service charter boat experience.


From day charters, to overnight trips and sailing lessons, you can experience a taste of paradise on this well-equipped cutter rigged sail boat. The Star Dancer offers a classic sailing experience with its beautiful understated ambiance.


For sailing lessons, give us a call

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