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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 Fivas

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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Wooden Boat Show 2016 – a great success

By |September 12th, 2016

To all the volunteers who made the 2016 Wooden Boat Show such a great day:
If the objective of the Wooden Boat Show was to raise the level of public awareness of the club, AND to have some fun, I think to day was a great success. Fortunately we had great weather today, sunshine, but […]

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Michael Lewis

By |August 16th, 2016

The Hollyburn Sailing Club notes with regret the passing of West Vancouver Counselor Michael Lewis, who has died after a short illness at the age of 66. Michael was the Guest of Honour at our 2014 Sail Past, and we wish to express our condolences to his family, and to the Mayor and Counselors […]

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Canada Day – 2016

By |July 10th, 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 […]

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R2AK 2016 – Team Coastal Express passes Seymour Narrows

By |July 3rd, 2016

Team Coastal Express passed through the R2AK Seymour Narrows checkpoint at 6:23pm, pst.

Congratulations to team Coastal Express.

Next checkpoint, Bella Bella.

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