City of Kingston Regatta of the Year Award Past winners

This award is in place to recognize a regatta whereupon all aspects of race management have resulted in an overall organizational success. The following criteria must be met.

a) The regatta should be an event of provincial, national or international status held between the award year

b) The regatta will have been a well co-ordinated and orchestrated event.

c) Key criteria for this event includes: overall achievement of the event objectives, the level of community involvement, positive feedback from participants, including sailors, coaches and officials.

d) The regatta will have met Sail Canada expectations with reference to the use of certified officials. This is an important phpect of promoting and increasing the overall regatta management skill development.

e) Applications for the award must include: notice of race, sailing instructions, any relevant forms used, names of the presiding race officer, social program, press coverage, and any other relevant information, including supplementary comments from competitors or officials.

f) In order to be eligible for this award, clubs or associations must be members in good standing with Sail Canada.

2021 FOILKingston/FORK by Kingston Yacht Club
2020 Lunenburg Welcome Back Regatta, by the Lunenburg Yacht
2019 Shelburne Yacht Club; Albacore International Championship and Kingston Yacht Club; Blind Sailing Worlds
2018 RCYC; Sail Canada Youth Championships
2017 Jeux Canada Games; Gimli Yacht Club
2016 Mobility Cup; Pointe Claire Yacht Club & Association québécoise de voile adaptée
2015 RCYC; Pan American Games
2014
2013
2012
2011 IFDS Worlds; Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron
2010 Royal St. Lawrence Yacht Club – Canadian Optimist Dinghy Championships
2009 Kingston Yacht Club – 2012 Shark Worlds
2008 Royal Hamilton Yacht club and Burlington Sailing & Boating Club – Rotary Mobility Cup 2011
Sturgeon Lake Sailing Club
2007 St. Margarets Sailing club – 2009 Nautel Laser World Championships
2006 Pointe Claire Yacht Club and Association Québecoise de voile adaptée – Mobility Cup
2005 CORK / Sail Kingston – Volvo ISAF Youth World Sailing Championships
2004 Wabamun Sailing Club CYA Youth National Championships
CYA 16 & Under Western National Sailing Championships – Wabamun SC and Calgary YC
2003 Optimist Canadians, Royal Hamilton Yacht Club, ON
Mobility Cup
2002 Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship, Lunenburg, NS
2001 Chester Yacht Club, Chester, NS

  • Rolex
  • Helly Hansen
  • Gallagher Skippers' Plan
  • BMO Sail Canada MasterCard
  • Government of Canada