Sail East Kicks off in Lunenburg!

Sail East Kicks off in Lunenburg!

Thursday July 26th 2018 - Kingston, ON

 

Sail East is underway at the Lunenburg Yacht Club in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia. Sailors in the Laser, Radial, 4.7, C420, I420, 29er and Optimist fleets have arrived for the 4 day event July 26-29th). Competitors have gathered for some on water training before racing starts on Saturday.  A new element of the training days includes Team Racing for sailors in the Optimist, Radial and 420 fleets. There are sure to be some strong competition and good races!

 

With sailors and coaches from New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland registered, it is sure to be a great event. Sailors who come out on top will be competing for prizes provided by Sail Canada partner, Helly Hansen.

 

Stay tuned for results through the weekend!

 

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