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Unique and Ancient Glass Sponge Reefs of Howe Sound presented by Sheila Byers

By |April 1st, 2019

7:00 PM

Monday, April 15, 2019. Hollyburn Sailing Clubhouse 1326 Argyle Avenue, West Vancouver (parking at Ambleside Beach)

Saving the Sea of Glass! Glass sponge reefs are ancient, sensitive structures that are as fragile as glass due to an internal skeletal framework made of silica. Glass sponge reefs off Haida […]

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Spring Celebration

By |March 25th, 2019

Happy Spring Tides Everyone! Vernal Equinox 2019 Paddle/Sail/Row, Saturday, March 23

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Not Just Sailing! NS Art Crawl features HSC Artists!

By |February 17th, 2019

Art Crawl 2019, featuring Hollyburn Sailing Club Artists/Sailors. The Club is open for Viewing.

Everyone is welcome!

Hollyburn Sailing Club Artists ready for the 2019 Art Crawl.

Trevor Lumb sets up his paintings.

Tracy-Anne and her work.

Tyke, relaxed as always, welcomes Art Crawl guests.

Former Commodore, Norah, and her photographs.

Louise and her work.

Art Crawl veteran and HSC Art […]

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New Year, New Executive for 2019

By |January 3rd, 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 […]

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Hollyburn Sailing Club decorates for Christmas

By |December 2nd, 2018

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 […]

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Club Champs Regatta

By |November 13th, 2018

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Club Champs Race Results

By |November 5th, 2018

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.

 

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

By |July 20th, 2018

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New Co-Op kids kayak and SUP Rack

By |July 2nd, 2018

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!  […]

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Life Guard Certification at HSC Beach.

By |June 15th, 2018

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

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