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Kelsib

  Found this great poster in the archives. It’s going to be great to see this boat racing in our Fleet . She’s a 2 time Canadian Championships Winner 2008 & 2011. The Lowdon Family tradition will be a great addition with Bob Lowdon at the helm...

Janet Stamper Spring Series Race Day 2

  8 boats on the start line ! What a great day. It was a tricky, shifty day with light to moderate winds. Race 1 for the day took 59 minutes for the first boat to finish. The winds picked up a bit from there but so did the easterly shifty winds veering to south...

Janet Stamper Spring Series Day 1

Wow ! .. what a great day for racing . Beautiful sunshine and a great breeze of 5 to 10 knots westerly. Saint Patrick’s day to boot. We had 5 boats at the start line and it was pretty tight racing with all of us vying for the favored committee boat end. We had a...

Blue Nose Regatta

Oct 27 was Day 1 of the KYC Blue Nose Regatta with unseasonably warm weather and with that the doldrums.  We raced all points of the compass and the Race Committee did a fantastic job, considering the multiple course changes. We managed 2 races Saturday with Magical...

Canadian Championships 2018

July 7th and 8th .. 2 days of Cal 20 racing at it’s best. After a challenging first day of light to no winds we completed 3 races with Pinnical finishing the day with a 2 point lead. We all gathered for a great feast at KYC joined by the other fleets that were...

Janet Stamper Spring Series 2018

It was the final for the Spring Series but many more races to follow throughout the year.The first 2 races we had 5 – 10 knot winds but the 3rd race was a real drifter floating along watching the windex casually dance around the masthead.  The winds were those...

KYC / Janet Stamper Spring Series – Race Day 2

It was a great day for racing ! Many close finishes throughout the day with good starts being the key to winning. The first 2 races had a pronounced line bias favoring the pin end. The RC adjusted for that for the remainder of the races and it got pretty tight after...

KYC / Janet Stamper Spring Series – Race Day 1

Sunday Mar. 18th was the first race of the KYC / Janet Stamper Spring Series. We started off with a little pre start rain and as if by magic and the will of the sailing Gods it vanished at the start of the race. We had 5 boats out for the start and finished 5 races....

Janet Stamper Series 2017 Awards Night

On November 18th we had a great windup dinner party and trophies were presented. ( See December issue of The Hailer ) This year we awarded the Sportsmanship Trophy . This is a trophy we don’t give out every year but are proud to have presented it to Colin &...