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May Long Weekend notice to boaters from the Canadian Armed Forces, Canada Border Services Agency, Canadian Coast Guard, Indigenous Services Canada, Parks Canada Agency, RCMP, Destination BC, Emergency Management BC, and the United States Coast Guard.

By |May 14th, 2020

Recreational boaters asked to avoid unnecessary travel May long weekend

Recreational boaters and operators of non-motorized watercraft in British Columbia are being asked to avoid unnecessary travel, continue to observe public health guidelines, and proceed with common sense and good judgement if they choose to go on the water over the May long weekend […]

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Message to Boaters from the Canadian Coast Guard

By |April 27th, 2020

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Carol Thorbes Passing.

By |April 23rd, 2020

We are sad to note the passing of a valued member of the HSC community, Carol Thorbes. Many members will remember Carol for her enthusiastic participation in club activities, both on and off the water, and for her entertaining contributions to the Spreader. Carol sailed a Mirror and was also an early and active member […]

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Adult Race team goes Virtual!

By |April 8th, 2020

Hello Adult Racers,

I hope everyone is doing well in these insane times. Truly. We can’t stop the fact that we are in a pandemic, but we can control how we use this time. Whatever perspective you take on this situation is up to you. Personally, I’d like to look back in two months from now and […]

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Reading for staying at home!

By |April 8th, 2020

WoodenBoat magazine sent this email to one of our members who is a wooden boat nut… We hope you enjoy reading this free digital edition of WoodenBoat Magazine. while staying at home.

Dear Friend of WoodenBoat,
 
In response to the COVID-19 worldwide pandemic, and to help
ease […]

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HSC Clubhouse closing April 5th.

By |April 3rd, 2020

Message from Jennifer Parkinson-Dow, Commodore

Dear Members:

After careful consideration, the Executive Committee has agreed to temporarily close the Club for the health and safety of our members and our community.  We are all being asked to stay at home over the coming weeks so we trust this measure this will not significantly impact you. 

The […]

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Notice to Members from the Office of Boating Safety, Pacific Region

By |March 29th, 2020

Attention Recreational Boaters and Marine Community Members:

Please do your part to prevent the spread of COVID-19:

COVID-19 is a serious health threat, and the situation is evolving daily. Canadians, including those who are recreational boaters, should continue to think ahead about the actions that they can take to protect their health and safety, and prevent […]

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Covid 19 update, March 23, 2020

By |March 23rd, 2020

Dear Members and Sailing Program Users,

We take the health, safety and welfare of our
members, staff and of the general public who interact with our facility
seriously. To do our part to help contain the spread of COVID-19 we are closing
the Hollyburn Sailing Club clubhouse effective until further notice.  All programs and room bookings scheduled through […]

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Covid 19 update March 23, 2020

By |March 23rd, 2020

STOP!

COVID-19

Clubhouse Closed

(washroom use only allowed)

Hollyburn Sailing Club is committed to the safety and well-being of our members. It is up to everyone to work together to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Measures in Place:

Limit personal interactions with other people. Practice physical distancing: Maintain a minimum of 2 meters (6 feet) between yourself and […]

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Member Access- COVID-19 Update March 19th, 2020.

By |March 19th, 2020

     

To our members,

The COVID-19 situation is ever evolving and requires quick action and cooperation.  At Hollyburn Sailing Club, we are committed to the safety and well-being of our members, visitors and the general public and are closely monitoring the recommendations of public health authorities.

We
encourage all users of our facility to follow advice from public […]

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