NEWS BLOG
JOHN has been part of the sailing club for a few years now ~ having been a regular at FRIDAY NIGHT RACING, & needing a release from the accounting job, a suggestion came his way to do a series together at a higher level with a consistent... READ MORE >>
~Advanced Navigation Courses Coming Up~A truly great navigator uses all the tools available to monitor where they are and where they are going.Courses at this level focus on the different tools, and how to bring them together.The format allows you... READ MORE >>
flotillas are fantastic opportunities to cruise in company with other boats   ~ travelling with a group gives you the comfort of safety in numbers, & a platform to meet people with similar nautical interests ~   the generally relaxed... READ MORE >>
As a member of the office staff here at Cooper Boating, I decided it was high time I learned how to sail.I managed to get myself into a Crew Course, and it was a blast! Very patient and knowledgeable instructors, plus beautiful weather and a great... READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
the tale of HMS FRIDAY, commissioned to dispell the fear of setting sail on a FRIDAY ~ only to confirm the fear... is an urban myth -you'll see from wikipedia, that the story is really one of those legendary hoaxes, but sailors are a superstitious... READ MORE >>
do you know about FUEL RETURNS? this story of the most expensive cinnamon buns on the planet will certainly help you remember - lessons can be expensive - these are on someone else's dimeONCE upon a time, in a marina far, far away (powell river),... READ MORE >>
what a CHALLENGE ~ friends who won't head out on the water with you ~it may be possible to convert them ~ a worthy cause for certain, but just in case, you might consider a different strategy ~even WORSE ~ friends who say they will join you on a... READ MORE >>
it’s all about having fun, but ~ alas ~ fun comes in different flavourswe organize some great chances to cruise together inshore & there’s room for ‘newbies’ & old salts aliketrue, any time a couple boats head in the same direction,... READ MORE >>

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VANCOUVER
11.0C, Variable Winds - 3.2 km/h
Partlycloudy
POWELL RIVER
9.0C, West Winds - 9.7 km/h
Partlycloudy
SIDNEY
8.0C, WSW Winds - 8.0 km/h
Partlycloudy
UPCOMING EVENTS
SUNDAY SAIL oct 5
Sunday, Oct. 05, 2014

have a great time sailing with the club on SUNDAY OCT 5 - we will head into...

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