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NEWS BLOG
Do you know which of our three bases is in a place labelled the "Least Polluted City" as confirmed by the Guinness World Record folk?  Well, you might be surprised it's that mill town we love as Powell River.  Check out all the scientific data... READ MORE >>
The whole story is fascinating and takes a little while, but let's let the pictures and results speak for themselves.  Our JIB SET sailing club rescued the legendary local race boat HARWAR on JULY 2 and in not long over a single month, transformed... READ MORE >>
Ask anyone who's done a big adventure and they will always credit the people who helped get them there. We've been uniquely positioned with a collection of boats, instructors and a compulsively helpful shore and dock crew.   It all comes... READ MORE >>
Our very own Alegria is off on her way to Maui in the 50th year of the VIC MAUI race.  Owner Eberhard Heinzemann and Navigator Tom Wahl are both Cooper instructors who sailed the race in 2014.  The rest of the crew comes from our community here... 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
14.0C, ESE Winds - 19.3 km/h
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POWELL RIVER
11.0C, ENE Winds - 9.7 km/h
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SIDNEY
13.0C, Variable Winds - 3.2 km/h
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UPCOMING EVENTS
THANKSGIVING flotilla
Saturday, Oct. 08, 2016

THANKSGIVING FLOTILLA join our cruise to THETIS island and SILVA bay...

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