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Senior JTP Sailing Instructor and Adult Lessons Instructor   Full Job Description Here!   The Royal Vancouver Yacht Club (RVYC) is one of the world's premier yacht clubs and the finest in Canada. Our mission is to promote yachting, seamanship, and fellowship among current members and those who share our values of tradition, sportsmanship, and community service, among many others Responsibilities: Coaching Adult Sailing Lessons in Elliots and Capris part-time...

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Position: Sailing Director Location: West Vancouver Yacht Club, West Vancouver, BC Canada   Are you passionate about sailing and fostering a love for the sport in others? West Vancouver Yacht Club (WVYC) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Sailing Director to lead our sailing programs and initiatives. Located in the picturesque setting of West Vancouver, WVYC is a vibrant community of sailing enthusiasts dedicated to promoting the sport...

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Martin 242 Crew Night Vancouver - Come and Race Martin 242s March 27, 2024 - Royal Vancouver Yacht Club   Every year the Vancouver Martin 242 Fleet holds a meet and greet at the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club to enlist those interested in racing on these One-Design sailboats. If you have mastered the basics of sailing and would like to try racing, or if you are an experienced...

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Head High Performance Coach - Royal Vancouver Yacht Club The Royal Vancouver Yacht Club (RVYC) is one of the world’s premier yacht clubs and has a strong tradition of competitive sailing to the World and Olympic level. Our mission is to promote yachting, seamanship, and fellowship among current members and those who share our values of tradition, sportsmanship, and community service.   Full Job Description Here!   The Head Coach...

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Sailors and Race Officials are invited to attend AN INTRODUCTION TO UMPIRED RACING  morning ashore & afternoon on-the-water clinic, at  Royal Vancouver Yacht Club Jericho clubhouse – Saturday February 10, 2024 with Advisor & National Umpire Rick Hatch    Topics to be presented will include:  Umpiring fundamentals; selected match racing rules; the match racing pre-start;  videos with role play dialogue by attendees; umpire boat positioning, dialogue, and  decision making; and...

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Royal Vancouver Yacht Club hosted a “Championships of Champions Regatta” October 21-22, 2023 .  This invitational had teams from Seattle and Victoria; and included 5 past Olympians.   The regatta was sailed in 13 Elliot 6M’s owned by Royal Van YC with teams of 3. After 12 races, the Seattle team of Dalton Bergan, Jen Morgan, and Lindsay Bergan edged out Ross Macdonald, Jason Rhodes and Alex...

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The West Vancouver Yacht Club (WVYC) proudly and successfully hosted the 2023 Canadian Opti National Championships, bringing over 90 skilled sailors from across Canada representing their provinces and 14 yacht clubs.   This event highlighted Canada's largest one-design fleet, nurturing young racers aged up to 15. Beyond competition, it forged lifelong friendships and shaped Team Canada representation (Opti Class) for 2024 global regattas. The week featured exciting fleet...

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Come and try sailing a VX One at West Vancouver Yacht Club’s Sport Boat Try-It Day, 1-4pm on April 30, the day after the WVYC/VARC Collingwood Channel race.   The VX One is a 19’ sport boat. Sailed by teams of two or three, it is fast and responsive: finding crew to race with is easy. With a large comfortable cockpit, intuitive controls and light line loads,...

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