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We are very excited to have received so much interest in our spring 2022 CANSail Instructor Clinics.   There are only a handful of spots left in our CANSail 1-4 Technical Clinics and Coach Boat Safety Clinics for the season. You can check clinic availability here.   To service this unprecedented demand, we would like to offer CANSail Instructor clinics this Fall. To better understand what our community needs, we...

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Canada Summer Games Trials are complete! ⛵ Congratulations to the following sailors that qualified to represent BC:   29er Female: Grace Poole & Jessica Hirschbold 29er Male: Colin Gilley & Matt Young Radial Female: Victoria Coady Laser Male: Tim Mendham   Spring Dinghy Champs at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club saw some very breezy conditions on Saturday with gusts to 30 knots. It was second of 2 Trials Regattas for Canada Summer...

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Cost: $300.00 + tax for each sailor Dates: 2022 Dates & Locations have been announced! Week 1: July 4-8 Ladysmith Community Marina – Registration here. Week 2: July 11-15 Ladysmith Community Marina – Registration here. Week 3: July 18-22 Page’s Resort & Marina, Gabriola Island – Registration here. Week 4: July 25-29 Ford’s Cove Marina, Hornby Island – Registration here. Week 5: August 1-5 Sproat Lake Landing Resort, Port Alberni – Registration here. Week 6: August 8-12 Sproat Lake...

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When SailGP Season 3 commences on May 14 in Bermuda, it will mark an historic moment for Canadian sailing. Canada’s first-ever fully professional sailing team will be on the start line with an all-star crew onboard the leading-edge F50 foiling catamaran. Since the beginning of the year, Phil Robertson, Driver for the Canada SailGP Team, has been trialing and training a curated selection of Canada’s top...

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BC Sailors competed at the US Sailing ODP regatta at the Alimitos Bay Yacht Club.  This event was the Canadian qualifier for the World Youth Sailing Championships in The Hague, The Netherlands July 8-15 2022. Congratulations to BC Sailors who won the Canadian spot at this regatta: Kite Foil (Foiling Kiteboard) Nathan Pearce 29er Male Colin Gilley & Matt Young 29er Female  Claire Ramsey & Natasha...

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POSITION: Multiple positions available for Mobile Optimist Sailing School Instructors   Full job description and details here.   BC Sailing is seeking experienced and self-reliant instructors to run MOSS programming around the province for varying week positions. Applicants must be between the ages of 16 and 30 and eligible to receive the Canada Summer Jobs Grant.   Minimum qualifications required: Trained (certified preferable) CANSail 1 & 2 Instructor or Higher Standard...

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2022 Frozen Assets Regatta - Royal Victoria Yacht Club Results Here   US Open Sailing Series - Clearwater, Florida Fillah Karim: Silver Medal ILCA 7 Results Here   2.4mR CanAm Series CanAm#3 Edge Sailing Midwinters - Charlotte Harbour Yacht Club Bruce Millar: 3rd Place Results Here   View Upcoming events in our Master Dinghy Calendar Here!...

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Sail Canada On Deck: Isabella Bertold   Isabella Bertold launched her Next Gen Legacy Fund in January. “On Deck” discussion with the former National Team member from Vancouver, BC.   Congratulations on this initiative! How did this idea come to you?   I guess the idea had been a long time in the making. I have been sailing since the age of five and from that small start in Optis, I’ve...

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