As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak rapidly evolves in Canada, we are all now facing unique challenges. While things are very difficult at this time, we have gathered a page with various resources for you to reference to ensure your well-being and provide support as best we can.
The Sail Canada staff remains available to answer any questions by email or phone, please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any concerns.
Sail Canada updates and resources
How to stay updated
Canadian Olympic Committee Waiver Templates
The Canadian Olympic Committee has produced template waivers that can be used by organizations within the Canadian Sport system. These documents can be modified and branded appropriately for club and school use.
Own the Podium
Transport Canada Updates
- COVID-19: Physical distancing and safe boating for Canadians
- COVID-19: Guidance for Canadians using marinas and boat launches
- COVID-19: Safe boating for Canadians to reduce the burden on emergency responders
- COVID-19 guidance posters for marine transportation
- COVID-19 measures, updates and guidance for marine transportation issued by Transport Canada
Provincial Sailing Association Updates
- BC Government Support for small businesses Announcement
- Return to Sport Communication – May 15th
- BC Parks
- BC Centre for Disease Control
- Sport BC Update
- More to follow
Newfoundland and Labrador
Resources available from World Sailing
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Government Subsidies Available
Services available for your members & groups
Jumpstart – Individual Child Grants – help for eligible families to enter their children into your CANSail Programs
Jumpstart – Community Development Grants – for Sail Canada Schools to help with delivery of CANSail Programs
Helly Hansen’s Quantity Discount Program for Sail Canada member groups – teams, staff, event volunteers
Check back frequently for more information, we will update this document as regulations are passed.