Regatta Tag

The West Vancouver Yacht Club (WVYC) held its annual 2-weekend Regatta this month (Opti weekend 1 and Double-handed/ILCA weekend 2), hosting over 240 sailors from BC, Alberta, and Washington.   Both weekends were a success with every fleet completing 8-10 races. Weekend 1 had light to moderate conditions. Weekend two brought intermediate conditions with waves which both challenged racers as well as created opportunities to excel. The...

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The 2022 Whistler Regatta will be held on August 27-28 on Alta Lake!   The Whistler Regatta is an annual provincial event that attracts participants from all over British Columbia. The Whistler location is known for beautiful vistas, flat water and windy conditions. This year fleets will include Laser, Laser Radial, Laser 4.7, Optimist White, Blue , Red and Green. 420's and RS Fevas. Whistler Sailing Pirates...

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Waves Regatta 2022 Royal Vancouver Yacht Club      June 17th-18th, 2022 Event Page Here!   Note to competitors The BC Covid-19 Guidelines will now allow visitors, gatherings and competitive sport events to take place in accordance with ViaSport and BC Sailing guidelines.  Accordingly, WAVES 2021 will proceed as planned. As previously noted, this year WAVES will be an exclusively on-water with no shore gatherings, banquet or prizegiving.  Our pricing structure reflects...

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April 23rd & 24th, 2022 - Register Here!   What's in a name? Alex Marshall was father of the Kitten Class, a 15 foot centreboard sailing dinghy designed by John Winslow and built in 1918. For ten years the Kitten Class was the popular dinghy for racing sailors in Vancouver. Cedric and Norman Gyles were among the best skippers in the Club competing in this class. However,...

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The Cascadian Convoy long distance race is a qualifying race for the VanIsle 360 International Yacht Race and the Vic Maui International Yacht Race.  The event is part of the Vancouver Island Racing Series.    UPDATES: 13 Sept 2021 Registrants needing overnight moorage before and/or after the race can take advantage of a special rate at the Victoria International Marina . They have requested special event permission for under 50'...

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2021 Pumpkin Bowl Regatta 22nd Annual Pumpkin Bowl Regatta October 16-17 & 23-24 2021! WVYC is excited to host this post-pandemic regatta in our “new normal” format–running over two weekends to provide the optimal racing experience for all fleets. The Optis will run the weekend of October 16-17 and the Lasers and Double-Handed will race the following weekend, October 23-24. Event Page Here Registration Link Here  ...

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Bluenose Regatta – November 6th and 7th 2021   Bluenose is scheduled for the 2021 season, we will be following COVID-19 Public Health Office restrictions including masks on while inside. All participants must adhere to KYC and Provincial COVID protocols     Bluenose is an event for the following classes: 29ers, 420s, RS Feva, Laser Full Rig, Laser Radial, Laser 4.7. Other participating fleets include 505 and Cal 20, and Optimist classes...

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