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Ontario Sailing Awards!
Nominations are NOW open 


Ontario Sailing is now accepting nominations for the Ontario Sailing Annual Awards.

Do you have a deserving recipient in mind?  Click below for a nomination package and have your voice heard.  The deadline for submissions is Monday, November 17, 2014.  Awards will be presented at Ontario Sailing's Annual General Meeting on Sunday, January 18, 2015. 

Below is a list of the 2013 award winners.  Congratulations to all!
Annual Award Name
Gill North America Sailor of the Year
Lee Parkhill 
Hans Fogh Developing Sailor of the YearAdam MacDonald
Fogh Marine Youth Sailor of the YearMatti Muru
Female Junior Sailor of the YearOlivia Mew
Joanne Abbott Female Sailor of the YearBrenda Bowskill
Angus (Bud) Roulstone Leadership AwardRobert Frost
GAM on Yachting Award of Excellence
GAM on Yachting Award of Excellence 
Gary Howard
Canada Summer Games Team
Regatta of the YearGHYRA
Presidents' AwardIrene McNeill

** Remember, the deadline for nominations is Monday, November 17th, 2014.  


For a complete list of Previous Award Winners, click here.

2014 Annual Workshop

Sponsored by:  Fogh Marine

Saturday November 22nd, 2014
Port Credit Yacht Club
8:30am registration

Topics will include:
Keynote Speaker: "Get out on the Water" - a first contact program for sailing and rowing programs aimed at all ages assuring that the highest quality, safety, instruction, and mentorship are offered to new participants in communities throughout Ontario.

*** Yacht Club Stream ***
Topics will focus on best practices, increasing participation, and keeping current

*** Sailing School Stream ***
Topics will focus on how to improve the quality of programs, how to maintain a safe learning environment, and how to increase participation.

Registration is $90 plus HST per person and includes lunch.


For more information, please visit the Ontario Sailing website.

Club Judge Seminars


Saturday November 15th, 2014

Nepean Sailing Club


Saturday, November 22nd, 2014

National Yacht Club


Attendance at the seminar and the successful completion of the test are the first steps to fulfilling the requirements for certification as Club Judge, valid for 4 years. It is intended that once an individual successfully passes the test as part of this seminar they would make an application for Club Judge certification or re-certification. Please note that registration MUST be done in advance of the seminar.

Registration is for MEMBERS of Ontario Sailing only.  For a complete list of Ontario Sailing Member Clubs, please refer to the "Members & Services" section of our website at www.ontariosailing.ca.

Participants should bring a 2013-2016 Racing Rules of Sailing book, note pad and writing implements.

For more information, please visit the Ontario Sailing website.

Instructor Courses

At present, Ontario Sailing is offering the following instructor courses:



Spring instructor courses will be listed on the Ontario Sailing website in early January 2015.  CLICK HERE for a current list of upcoming courses ... be sure to check back often as courses fill up quickly ... DON'T BE DISAPPOINTED!  


Ontario Sailing has Moved

After 17 years, the Ontario Sailing Office has moved from its long-time home on Guise Street in Hamilton to 70 Unsworth Drive, Unit 17, Hamilton ON L8W 3K4.


Our phone numbers, fax numbers, and email addresses remain the same.


If you're in the area, drop by and say hello! 


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