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NEWS BLOG
Coming soon to a harbour near you: a really great cruising kitty and one absolute lion!Our F45 is well underway with the interior fully formed.  These are lightweight machines from the mind of legendary designer Ian Farrier.Latest factory update.... READ MORE >>
It all starts today - the VICTORIA FLOATING BOAT SHOW in the inner harbour (which certainly beats the other, non-floating... aka sinking... boat show!)We're down on the Aquila 44 and the Hanse 47 - so we've got monohulls, multihulls and power and... READ MORE >>
More than we asked for!  A band of merry mentorors and mentorees set off yesterday afternoon for a sail to polish those skills and blow off a few cobwebs. Conditions were near perfect... starting off in windier conditions that moderated, there... READ MORE >>
What a SPECTACULAR EASTER event!  We had 11 boats - power, sail, monohull and multihull - all cruising the glorious Gulf Islands together.  The rain gods stayed away for almost the entire trip, with the exception of the bonfire.  We did get the... READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
Most  folks have heard of our world famous Butchart Gardens. Many don't know it is located only a leisurely afternoon sail from our base in Port Sidney!  Sail around the Saanich Peninsula, past some of the most beautiful scenery you might ever... READ MORE >>
1992 VICTORIA-MAUI : 4 BOATS LOSE THEIR RUDDERS US Coast Guard Cutter tows the Swan yacht “Rocket J Squirrel” from the middle of the Pacific back through the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. The cutter proudly carried the yacht’s ‘war... READ MORE >>
GREAT VIDEO ~ need to dock better? ~ give us a ring! READ MORE >>
~ as SHAKESPEARE would have phrased it ~ to OWN or NOT TO OWN, that IS the question ~let's face it, nobody woke up in this morning & said:~ "gee honey, last night, I dreamt of renting a boat" ~there is a dream that circles around OWNING the... READ MORE >>

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VANCOUVER
18.0C, East Winds - 12.9 km/h
Partlycloudy
POWELL RIVER
20.0C, NNW Winds - 12.9 km/h
Partlycloudy
SIDNEY
15.0C, East Winds - 6.4 km/h
Partlycloudy

UPCOMING EVENTS
EVENING social SAIL june 28
Tuesday, Jun. 28, 2016

take advantage of the longer daylight hours and have a great time sailing...

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