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Renowned for delivering outstanding lakefront, year-round sports and social programming for all ages. As Canada’s largest fresh-water marina, with over 4000 members the Kelowna Yacht Club has been building careers since 1945.  In fact, we pride ourselves on creating an exceptional Member and public experience thanks to an equally exceptional team. We know that our staff are vital for the success of the Club, which is...

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We are seeking a qualified race coach to help our Laser, C420 and Optimists athletes develop skills and to nurture their passion for the sport of sailing.    Full Job Description Here!   Specific Responsibilities:  Coaching athletes to improve their sailing and racing abilities  Promote the philosophy of sport for life  Association membership promotion and participant recruitment  Communicate program requirements with athletes regularly  Respond to...

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Team Canada to Participate in the First-Ever Women’s America’s Cup in 2024   History will be made in October 2024 when Canada sends a team to race in the first-ever Women’s America’s Cup in Barcelona, Spain. After 137 years as a men’s-only sport, women will compete for their own America’s Cup trophy led by Vancouver’s Isabella Bertold, Canada’s top female racer who ranks second in the world. Team...

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Team BC brought home three Gold in the ILCA 6, 29er Female, 29er Male and a 5th in the ILCA 7 at the 2022 Canada Summer Games in Niagara! 🥳   Results: 🥇29er Female 1st place, Grace Poole & Jessica Hirschbold 🥇 29er Male - 1st place, Colin Gilley & Matt Young 🥇 ILCA 6 - 1st place, Victoria Coady ⚓️ ILCA 7 - 5th place, Tim Mendham   Huge thank you to...

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Team BC Kicks off the 2022 Canada Summer Games!   Sailors from across Canada head to Niagara-on-the-Lake Sailing Club, in partnership with the Dalhousie Yacht Club;  to compete in the 2022 Canada Summer Games! The Canada Games, held every two years, alternating between summer and winter, are the largest multi-sport event in the country and represent the pinnacle of interprovincial/territorial sport competition.  The Sailing competition is being held...

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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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