Special Event: Canada’s Celebration of Sailing with Olympic Team Send-Off
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Special Event: Canada’s Celebration of Sailing with Olympic Team Send-Off

Jun 25, 2024 Join us this year as we celebrate with an official send-off to Canada’s 2024 Olympic Sailing Team! This occasion marks the pinnacle event of the season for Sailing in Canada where our nation’s high-performance sailors of past, present and future will reunite with each other and welcome guests to celebrate outstanding performances…

Lilly Rainham Earns Top Female North American at ILCA NA Championships
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Lilly Rainham Earns Top Female North American at ILCA NA Championships

Jun 13, 2024 ILCA 6 sailor Lilly Rainham from the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron in Halifax earned the prestigious title of Top Female North American at the ILCA North American Championships held in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts last week.  This event serves as a qualifier for the 2025 ILCA World Championship. Lilly’s success comes at a pivotal moment…

Halifax Had It All! Passionate Crowds, Close Calls, Near Misses and a Capsize for Australia
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Halifax Had It All! Passionate Crowds, Close Calls, Near Misses and a Capsize for Australia

Jun 11, 2024 Canada won a race adding to the home team’s exciting Halifax showing at Canada’s first SailGP event but it was Emirates GBR which weathered the storm, rising to the top of fleet racing to go head to head against France and ROCKWOOL DEN in the three-boat showdown. The winners battled through some…

Written in Partnership with North Sails: More than 140 Boats Expected for Chester Race Week
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Written in Partnership with North Sails: More than 140 Boats Expected for Chester Race Week

Jun 11, 2024 Chester Race Week is one of those events you always want to put on your calendar. With a long history and competitive classes, sailors flock to small town Chester for the four day racing spectacle; which is of course, accompanied by lively post racing socials, in true East coast style. Over 140…

2024 Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame Inductees Announced
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2024 Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

Jun 11, 2024 The Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame, Sail Canada and the Great Lakes Museum are pleased to announce the 14 individuals who are part of the class of 2024 that will be inducted into the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame.  The induction ceremony will take place Saturday, October 5th, 2024, at the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club,…

Canadian in Women’s Kiteboarding to be Determined Following 2024 Formula Kite World Championships
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Canadian in Women’s Kiteboarding to be Determined Following 2024 Formula Kite World Championships

May 15, 2024 An additional athlete, this time in women’s kiteboarding, will qualify to be nominated for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games Canadian Sailing Team following the 2024 Formula Kite World Championships to be held this week, May 14-19 in Hyères, France. The 2024 Formula Kite World Championships will be the second and last competition that…