Jan 19, 2022

SinC Wendy Loat 400Wendy Loat at the J24 Worlds in 2018

The Board of Directors of Ontario Sailing are pleased to announce that, as selected by the Past Presidents of Ontario Sailing, Wendy Loat is this year’s recipient of the “Presidents’ Trophy” for 2021, recognizing her outstanding contribution to the development of sailing in Ontario.

Wendy has been a long-time National, Regional and Club Judge. She is current Chair of Sail Canada’s Training & Certification Advisory Committee and Co-Chair of Ontario Sailing’s Appeals and Judges Committees. The trophy was presented virtually at Ashbridge’s Bay Yacht Club’s yearly New Years Levee. Thank you for everything you have done for our sailing community Wendy!

At the 2019 ILCA 4.7 (Laser) Worlds

SinC Ontario Sailing Wendy Loat Honour 400













Silver medal for Andre Deseau of West Van YC

Close to 40 young Canadian sailors were in action last weekend for the Midwinters West competitions held in California.

At the ILCA-NA Midwinters West held at Marina del Rey, Andre Deseau was the top Canadian with a second-place finish in the ILCA 4 class. The athlete from West Vancouver Yacht Club had a strong last day with a 4th, 1st and 3rd position, allowing him to climb from third to second spot.