Sail Canada’s Offshore Group monitors and promotes Offshore Racing activities in Canada. Membership is currently Guy Perrin (ON), Richard Hinterhoeller (ON), David Sutcliffe (BC), Diane Reid (ON), and Mike Evans (NS). The Sail Canada Offshore Group is represented on the World Sailing Oceanic and Offshore and Special Regulations committees.


Sail Canada also accredits Personal Survival Training organizations and instructors in Canada.

Sail Canada recommends that offshore race organizers use the Offshore Special Regulations, and, where appropriate the Sail Canada Prescriptions to the OSR.

Stability Screening for Monohulls

For information about offshore sailing in your area, please contact your Provincial Sailing Association 

The Sail Canada Offshore Group can be contacted via