Registration Now Open for PCYC’s Premier Youth Sailing Events!
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Registration Now Open for PCYC’s Premier Youth Sailing Events!

Apr 17, 2024 Port Credit Yacht Club (PCYC) proudly opens registration for two of its largest annual sailing events: the 65th Steerers’ Invitational and the 23rd Four Sisters Open, sponsored by driveHG.ca. Building on many years of success, PCYC anticipates welcoming more than 500 sailors including Optimists, ILCAs and double-handed C420s and 29ers to compete…

Meet Our First Selected Olympians: Georgia and Antonia
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Meet Our First Selected Olympians: Georgia and Antonia

Apr 3, 2024 Georgia and Antonia Lewin-Lafrance, National Team sailors in the 49erFX, are so far the only ones guaranteed a spot to compete for Canada. That will change this week when the final selections are made via the Princess Sofia Regatta. The Lewin-Lafrance sisters are going to the Princess Sofia in Palma, Majorca as…

AkzoNobel’s Awlgrip Launches 3D Colour Visualizer
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AkzoNobel’s Awlgrip Launches 3D Colour Visualizer

Apr 3, 2024 Awlgrip®, the renowned yacht brand under AkzoNobel, introduces a revolutionary 3D Colour Visualizer on its website https://www.awlgrip.com/colors. The innovative and industry leading tool is designed to empower boaters and applicators by simplifying their journey to find the perfect colour for their boat. Boat owners, applicators, boatyards and builders now have at their…

Additional Canadians to Qualify to be Nominated for Paris 2024 Olympics at the 2024 Princess Sofia Regatta
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Additional Canadians to Qualify to be Nominated for Paris 2024 Olympics at the 2024 Princess Sofia Regatta

April 3, 2024 The Road to Paris 2024 continues for Canadian sailors at the 2024 Princess Sofia Trophy Regatta, now underway in Palma, Spain, as additional athletes will qualify to be nominated for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games in predetermined events at that competition. As of today, Canada has qualified as a country in four…

North Opens Victoria BC Loft

North Opens Victoria BC Loft

Mar 20, 2024 North Sails has opened a new loft in Victoria, British Columbia. Spearheaded by local experts Stuart and Joy Dahlgren, and supported by their expert team of sailmakers, they seamlessly integrate into North Sails Canadian operations. Located on picturesque Vancouver Island, the new North loft, in the purpose built 5,700 square foot facility that…

Nova Scotia’s 49erFX Crew Antonia and Georgia Lewin-LaFrance Qualify to be Nominated for Paris 2024

Nova Scotia’s 49erFX Crew Antonia and Georgia Lewin-LaFrance Qualify to be Nominated for Paris 2024

Mar 20, 2024 Antonia and Georgia Lewin-LaFrance from Chester, NS, qualified to be nominated on Canada’s Paris 2024 Olympic Games sailing team in the 49erFX class following the results they posted at the 2024 49er and 49erFX World Championships which ended on Sunday in Lanzarote, Spain. Holding the 16th spot following the races held on Friday,…

Sailing Shorts: March 6 2024

Sailing Shorts: March 6 2024

Mar 6, 2024 Wrapping-up the final leg of the 2023-24 sailing season, the University of Victoria sailing club cruised to victory to become national champions at the Canadian Intercollegiate Sailing Association’s National Keelboat Match Racing Championship from Feb 22-25, 2024. Hosted by the UVic sailing club in partnership with the prestigious Royal Vancouver Yacht Club,…

49er and 49erFX Set to Kick Off at the 2024 World Championships
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49er and 49erFX Set to Kick Off at the 2024 World Championships

Mar 6, 2024 Three Canadian teams in 49er and two others in 49erFX will compete at the 2024 49er and 49erFX World Championships, March 5-10, in Lanzarote, Spain, which are be the first of two competitions that will serve as the qualification process for Canadian teams towards the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. Canada earned an Olympic…