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2019 Sailing School Fee Schedule and course dates

By |July 30th, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on 2019 Sailing School Fee Schedule and course dates

All courses are ten days (two weeks) long

Heritage Clubs Games

By |July 30th, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on Heritage Clubs Games

The Hollyburn Sailing Club is proud to be one of the “Heritage Clubs” in West Vancouver co-sponsoring the games.

The games begin at the Lawn Bowling Club, the entrants are then “Piped” over to the Tennis Club for Tennis and Sailing skill challenges. There is a BBQ lunch and a no host bar.

Money […]

Race Results June 23rd 2019

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A light wind first race of the series ended in a steady 8 knot breeze for the last 2. Congratulations to Phil and Tom, Ben and Travis : )

Rueben gets the spinnie upJung Mi Screams byPhil and Tom horizon job

West Vancouver Secondary School Sailing Programme ends for this year.

By |June 20th, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on West Vancouver Secondary School Sailing Programme ends for this year.

The West Vancouver Secondary School (WVSS) team recently wrapped up for the year. We had a lovely BBQ the last day to celebrate and reflect on a successful season. It was wonderful to introduce a slightly older crowd of kids (14-18) to the sport of sailing. Every single one of them had overwhelmingly positive […]

Ch’ich’iyuy canoe event at Hollyburn Sailing Club

By |June 17th, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on Ch’ich’iyuy canoe event at Hollyburn Sailing Club

On Friday, June 14th, 2019, Chris Bigland of the West Vancouver Police, Squamish Nations Cultural Ambassador Wes Nahanee, Alison Wood of Ocean Ambassadors Canada, Volunteers from Ch’ich’iyuy canoe event at Hollyburn Sailing Club Credit Union and the Hollyburn Sailing Club hosted students from Britannia Secondary School in East Vancouver to a […]

HSC Kayak Events update

By |June 17th, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on HSC Kayak Events update

HSC Kayak Events Update

Sunday June 23rd, Summer Solstice flotilla to Granville Island for Brunch. Meet at the club at 9am. Launch 9.30 SHARP. Paddle to Granville Island.  Brunch at 11am. Return to Club […]

Race Results June 9th

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Congratulations to Tom and Phil in their 29er, Grayson single handing a Feva and Ben in a Laser Radial and everyone else who came out. Thanks to Race Committee Cameron Rawlinson for a great day on the water. Next race is set for June 23rd at 1:00 p.m.

Local Voices

By |May 31st, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on Local Voices

Hollyburn Sailing Club member Norah Corbet speaks about building a Sabot at HSC.

Date: June 5th, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Venue

Welsh Hall, West Vancouver Memorial Library […]

May 26th Race Results

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Congratulations to first place finisher Henrik Parker in a Laser Radial, followed by Phil and Tom in second place in 29er and Josh and Ben in third place in their 29er. Thanks to Rueben and Antje for hosting as race committee and to Matt for setting the marks out.

Pitt Lake Paddle (&Row!)

By |May 21st, 2019|Spreader|Comments Off on Pitt Lake Paddle (&Row!)

Four paddlers, one rower/sailor leave the rain of Vancouver and paddle & row into the sunshine of Pitt Lake

Leaving the rain behind.

Heather and I arrive at the Grant Narrows boat launch. It is $15 for me to launch Gwragedd Annwn and free for car-topped kayaks. Paddlers get all the breaks. I […]