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New Port Metro Sailing Limits

By |November 6th, 2017

The portion of English Bay South of the Club is part of the Port of Vancouver and is an active shipping channel.

All HSC members must observe the following limits:

Do not sail or paddle south of a line (1) from the North Tower of the Lions Gate Bridge and the Capilano Light, or East of […]

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Fall Equinox Paddle – 2017

By |October 2nd, 2017

On September 23, 14 paddlers set out from the Hollyburn Sailing Club to celebrate the changing of the season. It was a warm, fall afternoon with flat water, prefect for a paddle to Dundarave. At Dundarave we rafted the flotilla together and toasted the changing of the season.

Fall has arrived, but the colder weather […]

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Sucessfull Wooden Boat Show 2017

By |September 22nd, 2017

Congratulations to all volunteers and participants in the 2017 HSC Wooden Boat Show; this was the seventh Show and once more you showed the many visitors what a wonderful community based facility we have at the Hollyburn Sailing Club.

The wooden boats attracted a lot of attention from the visitors but there were so many […]

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New BBQ arrives at HSC

By |July 23rd, 2017

Hello fellow members. On Thursday, July 13th, the Executive voted to purchase a new replacement BBQ.

We bought the same unit as did the West Vancouver Legion, a new Grill Chief Propane Party Grill. It is Stainless Steel with a cooking area of 1 000 sq.in. This will be big enough for everyone to use […]

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Summer Sail Training – 2017

By |June 28th, 2017

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Wallace Island

By |June 5th, 2017

Last week (May 23-28), three Mirror dinghies set out from Cowichan Bay and circumnavigated Saltspring Island. During the trip we visited Conover Cove on Wallace Island.

In the past, Wallace Island hosted a resort with cabins, a few are still standing. One cabin is covered and filled with signs, and some burgees, from visitors. We […]

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New Fevas

By |May 5th, 2017

The Hollyburn Sailing Club received two new RS Fevas for the Junior training program and a new RS Vision for the Co-op fleet.

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Streamkeepers-2017

By |April 24th, 2017

HSC hosts Streamkeeper annual gathering.

 

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New Year’s Day Sail – 2017

By |January 3rd, 2017

January 1st, 2017 is a beautiful day.

The 2017 Season awaits!!!

The Commodore leads the way for 2017 sailing season!!!

Happy New Year Hollyburn Sailing Club Members.

I, Commodore Mike, was the first sailing boat out on the water for the 2017 Sailing Season.
A warm welcome to the racers who braved the post snowpoclypse to come to the […]

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Festival of Lights Paddle 2016

By |December 23rd, 2016

On December 17th, 9 paddlers and sailors (rowing) put Christmas lights
on their boats and multiples warm layers on their bodies to paddle to
Dundarave for the Festival of Lights bonfire.

After circling in front of the beach, we landed and visited the HSC
Christmas Tree, warmed up in the big tent, listened to some music, and
had some […]

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