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Annual General Meeting

By |November 17th, 2020

Sunday November 22, 2020 @ 11:00 a.m. via Zoom. Calling all members!

To attend the meeting, you must pre-register here. Registration closes on November 21 at 11:00 a.m.

Click here, for more information and the entire AGM Package including all documents.

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Fundraising to purchase West Ballenas Island

By |November 1st, 2020

Hello All, Our own Mel Turner, Chair of the HSC Civic Committee is also the Secretary of the Elder’s Council for Parks in BC.

The Council and others are fundraising to purchase West Ballenas Island.

Please help the BC Parks Foundation and the Council of Elders for Parks in BC to preserve West Ballenas Island for […]

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2020 Annual General Meeting

By |October 30th, 2020

Notice of Special Resolutions and Annual General Meeting

Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

11:00 am

Meeting held via Zoom Webinar

Proposed bylaw revision motion details available at clubhouse and by email to membership by November 1, 2020.

Virtual meeting invitations and full details for attendance, participation & proxy voting will be provided.

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Missing Coop SUP

By |October 12th, 2020

If you have any information about the Missing Coop SUP, please let Rueben know at: coopcaptain@hollyburnsailingclub.ca

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Race Team Sunday at the Club

By |September 20th, 2020

The Fall 2020 Race Team practicing at the Club.

The team has been split up to adhere to Covid-19 protocols. No more than 50 students and instructors in a group.

To get on the Race Team, contact our Fleet Captain at: fleet@hollyburnsailingclub.ca

Or our Training Officer at training@hollyburnsailingclub.ca

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Mirror Dinghy Cruise 2020

By |August 21st, 2020

Hi everyone,

Here’s more information on the now globally famous west coast dinghy cruise. Dates are still the same Aug 28 to Sept 6.

The plan is to launch from Lund and sail with all our gear to the Copeland Islands. These islands are in a Provincial Marine Park.

We set up camp on the Copelands. There […]

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Message from Transport Canada’s Office of Boating Safety and Vancouver Open Water Swimming Association

By |July 28th, 2020

Transport Canada’s Office of Boating Safety and Vancouver Open Water Swimming Association would like to remind all boaters to operate their vessels safely, in accordance with the law and the principles of safe boating practices. Irresponsible boating activity could endanger the boater, passengers, and other water way users. In warmer weather boaters should to […]

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Seen at the Club…

By |July 25th, 2020

Covid-19 compliant boaters at the Hollyburn Sailing Club. Masks worn in the yard. Rubber gloves for disinfecting. Small family “bubble”. Social distancing. ALSO: PFDs, sun protection, bailer, and communications device in waterproof bag. Note the disinfection station (grey object in background).

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Sailing School running at top speed.

By |July 21st, 2020

July, 2020. The Hollyburn Sailing Club Summer Sailing School is running at top Covid-19 compliant speed.

Our Training Officer, Our Instructor Staff and the Club Executive worked all spring on making the Sailing School Training Programme Covid-19 compliant.

We developed a Training Program Safety Plan and posted it for all Instructors, Students, Staff, […]

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Stave Lake Paddle and Mount Robbie Reid hike

By |July 19th, 2020

Maciej is considering kayaking and hiking camping trip for the long weekend in the beginning of August with the following agenda:

July 30th (Thursday) –evening – load kayaks at HSC.

July 31 (Friday) – early morning drive to Stave Lake.

Paddle approx. 30 km to end of Stave Lake and camp at the abandoned loggers camp (it […]

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