#GoSailing

July 31st-August 1st, 2021

 

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Canadians will be invited to discover the joy of sailing or to enjoy their favourite sport this summer, particularly over the

weekend of July 31st and August 1st as Sail Canada, in collaboration with the Provincial Associations, sailing clubs and schools across the country, will stage various initiation activities during the 2021 #GoSailing days.

The events will be held in accordance with the public health and social measures that will be in place due to the COVID-19

pandemic.

Organizations who are looking to take part in these #GoSailing days can record the activities they are planning on July 31 and August 1. They have until July 20 to do so.

More details >

Activities

Family initiation to sailing
A total of 350 sailing clubs and schools from across the country will be invited to organize initiation activities as well as family sailing expeditions. Check out the calendar >
Everyone #GoSailing on the road to Tokyo

Record your time online

Canadian sailors will be invited to cheer for the Canadian Olympic Sailing Team by collectively sailing for a total of 1,500 hours, which represent the 12,000 km distance that separates Ottawa from Tokyo if one were to travel in a straight line between the two cities at an average speed of 5 knots. Sailors will be invited to record their time online and Sail Canada will make frequent updates over the weekend on the number of hours logged in through its social media.

Drawing contest 

> Download the sailboat
> Send it back to us at communications@sailing.ca
Youngsters will be invited to draw the sailboat of their dreams on a new page for kids that will be available on Sail Canada’s website.

Tools

Calendar of events >

MANITOBA

Silver Harbour Sailing Club
Arborg

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!

Contact
Kurt Jenzen
2046422203
janzen.m@hotmail.com
http://www.silverharboursailingclub.com/Silver_Harbour_Sailing_Club/Introduction.html


Falcon Sailing Club
Falcon Lake

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!

Sharlene Telles-Langdon
2042983603
sharlenenetl@gmail.com
http://falconyachtclub.ca/


Gimli Yacht Club
Gimli

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails! Fun Regatta! Boat Tours! Boat Rides!

Adam Reeder
2048994706
adam.reeder@me.com
https://gimliyachtclub.com/


Pelican Lake Yacht Club
Ninette

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!
Pelican Lake

Susan Baird
2042902062
Susan.Baird@investorsgroup.ca
http://www.pycmb.ca/contact-us/


Pinawa Sailing Club
Pinawa

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!
Pinawa Sailing and Rowing Club, Pinawa, MB

Kim and Nushi Reimer
204 340 6683
kimandnushi@gmail.com


Gull Lake Yacht Club
RM of St. Clements

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!

Braden Pierce
2042321831
bradenpierce@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/958333084262903/


Victoria Beach Yacht Club
Victoria Beach

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails! Fun Day of SAILING!

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
3 Club races
VBYC Clubhouse

Sunday, August 1st / Dimanche 1er août
Sunset keelboat sail
VBYC Clubhouse

Contact
Brad Scott
204-228-2929
vbyccommodore@gmail.com
https://vbyc.ca/


West Hawk Lake Sailing Club
West Hawk Lake

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!
West Hawk Lake Sailing Club

Contact
Paul Krestanowich
204-479-7100
paul@hollandfinancial.ca
https://www.facebook.com/whlyc/
info@whlyc.ca


NOVA SCOTIA

Hubbards Sailing Club
Hubbards

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
We will be hosting a ‘Bring a Friend Sailing Day’ to encourage our 2021 registered sailors to spread the love of the sport with their buddy’s!

Contact
Kaleigh Lang
902-818-5586
Kl546910@dal.ca
@hubbardssailingclub


ONTARIO

Barrie Yacht Club
Barrie

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Here at the Barrie Yacht Club, we are excited to be providing an opportunity for the community to discover sailing! We will have volunteers taking participants out sailing in a fun, safe environment. There will be a barbeque and sailing-related activities on shore. Everyone ages 7 and up are invited to participate so bring along your family and friends to experience the wonderful sport of sailing!

Sunday, August 1st / Dimanche 1er août
Here at the Barrie Yacht Club, we are excited to be providing an opportunity for the community to discover sailing! We will have instructors-taught lessons and volunteers taking participants out sailing in a fun, safe environment. There will be a barbeque and sailing-related activities on shore. Everyone ages 8 and up are invited to participate so bring along your family and friends to experience the wonderful sport of sailing!

Morgan Dauphinee
7057284440
manager@barrieyachtclub.com
barrieyachtclub.com


Black Sturgeon Sailing Club
Black Sturgeon Lake

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – as many SAILS on the water at one time!
Black Sturgeon Sailing Club

Phil Burns
2042283313
phil.burns@nbc.ca
http://www.bssailingclub.ca/


Zig Zag Yacht Club
Lake of the Woods

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet & Sunday, August 1st / Dimanche 1er août
Laser District 4’s Championships, Picture Perfect Event!
Lake of the Woods – Zig Zag Yacht Club

Contact
Stu Starkey
780-966-4344
commodore@zzyc.ca
https://zzyc.ca/


LOWISA
Lake of the Woods

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Picture Perfect Event – the Sailing Club with the most Sails!

James Welby
2042238598
welbys.furniture@shaw.ca
https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lowisa.org%2F%3Ffbclid%3DIwAR1fIKf78oCem1kdpCvfpk6dwBjv52wTdWoQz_vpraMk8wtfEKEaTG1kSwM&h=AT1cw9Ntcu7_6fUDlrGcCN6x-pO0HbMh4uNr7UgoOgIHfT9zPMHFw-4rbwZ7gejbi0ChVArtPkusgYkUYvHsddtYbli-aRU67YABMoTzhS3UYPqtkXYTXyG61huwRipIXdBFyA


 

Sail Parry Sound
Parry Sound

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
2nd race of our Member Race Series on July 31, we will log the participants sailing hours that day during the race, we will also log our sailing school students hours sailed the week leading up to July 31.
Sail Parry Sound

Michelle Deaust
4167046404
manager@sailparrysound.on.ca
@sailparrysound Twitter, Facebook and Instagram


 

QUÉBEC

Club de voile Drummondville
Drummondville

On offre des cours de voile à toutes les fins de semaine de la saison. Nous avons aussi eu des initiations à la voile pour 21 Scouts de Drummondville les 10 et 17 juillet 2021. De plus, deux grosses journées d’initiation à la voile sont planifiées pour 50 jeunes d’un centre communautaire de la région les 29 juillet et 3 août 2021. Club de voile Drummondville

Dominic Chapdelaine
8198170144
dominic.chapdelaine@outlook.com


École de voile Sansoucy
Pointe-Calumet

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Nous organisons nos journées Portes ouvertes le 31 Juillet. Pour l’occasion, venez faire des tours de catamarans avec nos membres, profitez de notre super plage privé, participez à nos activités surprises et rejoignez nous pour notre Tiki bar estival à partir de 16h00. Au programme: Foodtruck, Spectacle en live à partir de 19h00 et bar sur la plage!
150, 27e avenue, Pointe-Calumet, J0N 1G1

Contact
Evelyne Noiseux
450-472-8042
ecole@voilesansoucy.com
Plus de détails : https://www.facebook.com/voilesansoucy


Défi Internationnal des Jeunes Marins
Québec

Saturday, July 31st / Samedi 31 juillet
Le Défi International des Jeunes Marins est fier d’offrir gratuitement, des excursions d’initiation tout le long de l’été sur des yoles de Bantry, des embarcations traditionnelles à rames et à voiles.

Cette activité est ouverte à tous. Elle a pour but d’offrir une expérience en équipe de découverte du fleuve qui conjugue plein air et exercice physique dans une atmosphère amicale.

Chaque sortie est animée par un responsable qualifié, qui dirige la manœuvre, et accueille jusqu’à douze participants.

Yatch Club de Québec : 1225, boulevard Champlain, Québec, Canada

Guillaume Dallaire
418-9072073
guillaume@defijeunesmarins.com
Yatch Club de Québec : 1225, boulevard Champlain, Québec, Canada
https://www.defijeunesmarins.com/sorties


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