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Legendary designer Ian Farrier has just announced that latest catamaran design headed for BCwe're so glad this cat is out of the bag!! READ MORE >>
Join us for our season-opening festivities coming up APRIL 11th 11-5 PM at Cooper Boating, Granville Island (1832 Mast Tower Rd., Vancouver)!Boats will be open for viewing *PLUS* free boat rides and informative clinics will be offered throughout... READ MORE >>
SAILOR PRICING = the wind is free & everything else should be! ~ we run periodic classes off season to add value to our memberships ~ these sessions are normally for MEMBERS ONLY ~BUT - we say "WHAT OFF SEASON??... CHECK OUT THIS WEATHER!!"  ~... READ MORE >>
~ we are delighted to announce the addition of a late model, low hours SILVERTON 34 CONVERTIBLE at our VANCOUVER LOCATION ~we don't yet have a name for this new vessel, but she will be deployed in both bareboat charters & our recreational... READ MORE >>
BOATING TIPS AND TRICKS
~ 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 >>
~ some of us are self admitted wimps ~put another way, we do not ALWAYS want to layer up & face the elements ~cruising off season need not be uncomfortable ~ turn on the furnace, open a door & let the gazebo-like canvas structures allow... READ MORE >>
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 >>

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VANCOUVER
5.0C, NW Winds - 6.4 km/h
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POWELL RIVER
3.0C, WNW Winds - 6.4 km/h
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SIDNEY
3.0C, Variable Winds - 3.2 km/h
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UPCOMING EVENTS
EASTER BUNNY flotilla
Friday, Apr. 03, 2015

we're in full swing preparing for this epic 'hop' through the...

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