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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...

Janet Stamper Spring Series – Day 2

What a day ! We had sun / clouds we had rain ( just a little ) and a little hail and best of all we had wind. The easterly winds varied in directions as they forced their way through Vancouver’s structural landscape and out to the bay. Race PRO Andy did a great...

North U Racing Rules and Tactics

On March 4th at Kitsilano Yacht Club there will be a great course put on by North Sails ( North U – niversity ) This is a great way to start improving our knowledge of the rules and learning the smarts to winning races. www.northu.com B there or B square...

Cal 20 Fun

  CAL 20 FUN Cal 20 Racing Season is about to begin ! Time to start prepping our boats and selves to go faster. An interesting thing about Cal 20’s is you can modify so many things to gain that competitive advantage. Lighten to the minimum weight, refinish and polish...

KYC Fall Series / Fleet 38 Championships

  Cal 20 Fleet Championships and Blue Nose Regatta. Sunday started out as a drifter. The sun was shining and it was a t shirt and shorts kind of a day. The postponement was lifted finally as the wind started to fill in with a north westerly. We got 2 races in...

Cal 20 Canadian Championships 2016

We had a great regatta held in conjunction with the Kitsilano Invitational on July 9th and 10th. Over the 2 days we had great weather and moderate south easterly winds with a few shifts scattered throughout the course just to keep things interesting.  The dinner on...