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Canada Day – 2016

By |July 10th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Canada Day – 2016

Canada Day is one of the most popular race days in the HSC calendar and this year was no exception as we had 8 boats on the water for a total of 4 races. We had a good steady 6 knot breeze out of the east and almost flat water for the racing, perfect […]

Spring Surf Regatta 2016

By |June 10th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Spring Surf Regatta 2016

The club hosted the first ever HSC Spring Surf Regatta.  At first light, the yard was packed with optimist dinghies waiting for the racing to begin.

The committee boats were readied.

The racers rig their boats

 

The marks go out

 

Final race instructions on the beach

Laser start

Optimist start

End of the day-retrieving the duty boats

De-rigging the boats for the […]

Community Day 2016

By |June 10th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Community Day 2016

Hollyburn Sailing Club opens its doors for West Vancouver Community Days!

Citizens and sailors alike are welcomed!

Music was provided by Constantin and Steve.

Roy Sets up Gracie Too outside of the fence

Past Commodore, Commodore and Past Past Commodore and one lucky member are the parade contingent

Thank you to all who visited Hollyburn Sailing Club on Community […]

Sentinel Boys Club Walkathon

By |June 1st, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Sentinel Boys Club Walkathon

At Sentinel Secondary School, The Boys Club organized a Walkathon for June 1st to raise awareness for the Syrian Refugee Crisis. The Boys Club Network walked past the Hollyburn Sailing Club, from the Ambleside Youth Centre to John Lawson Park and back, covering a distance of 5 km. The purpose is to raise awareness […]

HSC Spring Surf Regatta – June 4/5th 2016

By |June 1st, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on HSC Spring Surf Regatta – June 4/5th 2016

The 2015 HSC Spring Surf Regatta, hosted by the Hollyburn Sailing Club, will be sailed off the shores of West Vancouver. In late spring, the North Shore is known for its consistent fresh and reliable breezes. Winds are generally light in the morning and gradually building into a fresh Westerly inflow wind in the […]

Olympic Sailor’s Report

By |May 24th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Olympic Sailor’s Report

Coach Boat Christening – June 19th

By |May 24th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Coach Boat Christening – June 19th

The HSC Sailing School invites you to the launching of our new instructor boats. Please join us on Sunday June 19th at noon for the christening ceremony.

Co-op Report

By |April 18th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Co-op Report

The HSC Co-op recently inspected the sailboats, kayaks and paddleboards in our fleet and we have a number of boats to give away to any member who might be interested in fixing one up for themselves.  We have a windsurfer, a Laser and a Tasar.  Free for the asking! If you are interested, please […]

News from the latter part of 2015

By |February 26th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on News from the latter part of 2015

Congratulations to three members of the HSC Race Team for their outstanding performance in the BC Circuit. The Circuit is a year-long event that ends each fall. There are various stops throughout the province where sailors  accumulate points based on their performance and fleet size. In November three of our racers received awards at […]

Dundarave Festival of Lights

By |February 26th, 2016|Spreader|Comments Off on Dundarave Festival of Lights

Thanks to Jill Thompson, Don Smith and Richard Howard for decorating the HSC tree in Dundarave.