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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 &...

Blue Nose Regatta

Congrats to 1st Place  Magical – Kerry and Andrea Brann , 2nd Place  Pinnical  – Ted Sharplin and Dani Genossar, 3rd Place ( camera shy ) Tyranical – Kent Wickens and Oliver Young. We enjoyed some of the warmest weather for the end of October since...

Boat Donation

Our Cal 20 Fleet 38 as well as Kitsilano Yacht Club has had the great pleasure of receiving a donated Cal 20 from Mary Welsh. Mary was our guest at the KYC August General Meeting where she was introduced to the membership and many were intrigued by the fact she had...

Cal 20 Canadian Championships 2017

Welcome all Cal 20’s. You are cordially invited to join us racing July 8th and 9th for The Cal 20 Canadian Championships – Hosted by The Kitsilano Yacht Club. This will be the 21st annual event for this Regatta and promises to be a great weekend of racing....

Janet Stamper Spring Series – Day 5

Race Day 5 was a tricky light wind day resulting in a few DNF’s. Pinnical and Classical were the winners for the day with Pinnical getting the tie breaker. The Spring Series overall was a dry one as in ( not to be confused with no alcohol ) there was no rain to...

Janet Stamper Spring Series – Day 4

What a great day of racing. The winds where averaging 10 knts from the west and sunshine all day. We had 6 races. Classical found a weak link in it’s rigging after race 2 that broke at the bottom of the forestay. The mast was on it’s way down but the for...

Janet Stamper Spring Series – Day 3

There were 6 boats on the start line with an average of 10 knot winds from the south east. Racing was really tight with many close finishes. Really good observance of the rules today and it left very little excitement at the mark rounding’s. Which is a good...