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New Year, New Executive for 2019

By |January 3rd, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on New Year, New Executive for 2019

From 2018 members of the year (Matt Humer and Maciej Sobczyk) to Happy New Year! Here are your new executive members for 2019.

Commodore, Matt Humer

Vice Commodore, Don Smith

Rear Commodore, Trevor Lumb

Staff Captain, Erika Molby

 

 

Race Team, Jonah McKinnon

 

Training Officer, Ethan Plato

 

 

Junior Commodore, Ben Humer
 

Junior Commodore, Kavi Gandhi
 

Staff Captain, Jennifer Parkinson-Dow

Kayak Captain, Maciej Sobczyk

Communications, Steve […]

Hollyburn Sailing Club decorates for Christmas

By |December 2nd, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on Hollyburn Sailing Club decorates for Christmas

This year HSC had two Christmas trees to decorate!!!

Our Port/Starboard tree at the Dundarave Festival of Lights, Forest of Miracles tree:

 

And our festive Clubhouse Christmas Tree:

 

As our former Staff Captain Ken Parr says:

Ho Ho Ho,

Excellent job Mike for organizing our Dundarave lighting… and making our amazing woody and life-ring ornaments!!  Also, big thanks to […]

Club Champs Race Results

By |November 5th, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on Club Champs Race Results

The wind and the waves were cranking Sunday, Nov 4th and top racers competed in a series of 4, while the rest of us sat on shore…Here are the results.

 

New Scoring System! New Results for Summer Series #2, #3, #4

By |July 20th, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on New Scoring System! New Results for Summer Series #2, #3, #4

New Co-Op kids kayak and SUP Rack

By |July 2nd, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on New Co-Op kids kayak and SUP Rack

Co-Op Captain Rueben Schulz organized a work party Saturday, July 2nd to build a new Co-Op kid’s kayak and SUP rack.  Rueben asks that you (Please!)  return the kid’s kayaks and SUP’s to the new rack when done.

 

A big THANK YOU to Co-Op Captain Rueben Schulz and Past Commodore Mike Bretner for the build.

Thanks!  Thanks!  […]

Life Guard Certification at HSC Beach.

By |June 15th, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on Life Guard Certification at HSC Beach.

Getting ready for summer.  Friday, June 15th, 2018.  Lifeguard certification happens at Hollyburn Sailing Club beach.  Ocean Ambassadors programme in background.

Spring Dinghy Cruise: Circumnavigating the Sechelt Penninsula

By |June 13th, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on Spring Dinghy Cruise: Circumnavigating the Sechelt Penninsula

May 25 – June 1, Hollyburn members Rueben, Antje, Heather and Dan circumnavigated the Sechelt Penninsula in their 11- foot Mirror Dinghies. The annual Commodores Cruise included a successful transit of Skookumchuck Narrows at the North end of Sechelt Inlet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Squamish to HSC paddle & row.

By |June 9th, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on Squamish to HSC paddle & row.

For the Full story and all the pictures, see the next edition of “The Spreader”.

On the long weekend in May, over three days, three intrepid Hollyburners paddled and rowed from Squamish to HSC in Ambleside.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

but, I save a Zebra Swallowtail Butterfly and row it to shore.

 

 

I set Gwragedd Annwn’s anchor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We do have a problem, […]

HSC hosts 2018 Spring Surf Regatta

By |June 9th, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on HSC hosts 2018 Spring Surf Regatta

 

READ MORE FOR THE RESULTS:

 

More photos and commentary in the next “Spreader”

New BBQ Brush arrives for the 2018 BBQ season

By |June 3rd, 2018|Spreader|Comments Off on New BBQ Brush arrives for the 2018 BBQ season

The Club gets ready for Community Days and the 2018 grilling season.

 

 
All members are reminded to clean the BBQ after use.  Please check the propane tank(s) before using and fill any empty ones. If the propane tanks are empty, you can get them filled at the Petro Can at 15th & Marine, two blocks from […]