Chisholm Trophy for Excellence in Race Management Past Winners

This award, donated by the Ontario Sailing Association, was established in 1993. Emblematic of excellence in race management, the Chisholm Trophy recognizes the club or association responsible for the regatta with the best-managed races during the time frame of the award year. The winner is selected on the basis of the quality of race management. The following criteria must also be met:

a) The regatta must be a provincial, national, continental or world championship event held in Canada.

b) The minimum number of races as prescribed in the sailing instructions must be completed.

c) The Race Committee Chairperson must hold a valid Sail Canada Race Management certification.

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

e) Applications for the award must include; notice of race, sailing instructions, any other relevant forms used, names of the presiding race officer, as well as any supplementary comments from competitors or other officials (i.e. jury).

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CORK; 4.7 and Radial Youth Worlds
not awarded
J24 World Championship; Port Credit Yacht Club
Canadian Optimist Championship; Ashbridge’s Bay Yacht Club
CORK / Sail Kingston; Laser World Championships
Shark World Championship; National Yacht Club
Not awarded
Gimli Yacht Club – Craig & Ross CYA Youth National Championships
St. Margaret Sailing Club – 2011 Trihedral CYA National Sailing Championships
not awarded
Royal Victoria Yacht Club – CYA Canadian Youth Championships
Lunenburg Yacht Club – Canadian Optimist Championships
CORK / Sail Kingston – Volvo ISAF Youth World Sailing Championships
Royal Victoria YC & Canadian Forces Sailing Association – Esquimalt Squadron Fireball World Championship
8 Metre World Championships – Royal Canadian Yacht Club
Europe/470 NQR (Lord Reading/Royal St Lawrence)
Cornish Hen Open Regatta
Volvo Youth Sailing ISAF World Championship, Lunenburg, NS
Canada Games Committee
Toronto Sailing and Canoe Club, ON
Association Nautique de la Baie de Beauport, QC
Central Okanagan Sailing Association, BC
Lunenberg Yacht Club, NS
Dartmouth Yacht Club, NS
Hudson Yacht Club, QC
Beaconsfield Yacht Club, QC
Royal Lake of the Woods, MB            

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  • Gallagher Skippers' Plan
  • BMO Sail Canada MasterCard
  • Government of Canada