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Youth sailing at PCYC
Youth sailing at PCYC
Where friends set sail
Youth sailing at PCYC

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Youth sailing at PCYC

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Download the PCYC COVID-19 protocol here: 

 

 

Junior Sailing School cancelled for 2020.

To ensure the health and safety of participants, employees, and Club members in the context of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the Pointe-Claire Yacht Club has decided to cancel all Junior Sailing School programs for summer 2020. Full refunds will be granted to all who have paid their registration fee’s.


This is an extremely difficult decision because the Sailing School is very popular, highly attended and appreciated by parents, participants and instructors alike.


Thank you for your understanding

Any questions? email us at: Sailing School

 

2020 Shark World Championships  Cancelled

It is with disappointment that we must announce the cancellation of the 2020 Shark Worlds which was originally scheduled for June 2020. Following the postponement announced in March we have been monitoring the progression of the Covid-19 situation and looking for solutions to numerous issues that it created in the context of running the regatta. It was important to the committee that we would be able to offer competitors an event that would support great racing and social activities. It’s these aspects which make a worlds event complete and memorable. It became clear many of the critical issues were impossible to manage and so this decision has been made. We hope all Shark sailors can get on the water soon and look forward to inviting you again to Montreal in the coming years.

 

 

GNS Racing

‘Good Neighbour Series’

The Good Neighbour Series is a shared effort of Beaconsfield, Pointe Claire and the Royal St. Lawrence Yacht Clubs. Its purpose is the promotion of mid-week, evening races for all types of boats primarily using PHRF handicapping. 

Races take place on Tuesdays at 6:45PM  and Thursdays at 6:40PM.

In normal times these races are followed by the Sailors' Suppers at the club which is a (can't miss) part of the evening where competitors debrief over a delicious meal and an assortment of refreshments. This post race gathering on the patio and/or in the dining room is an opportunity to compare notes, discuss tactics and maneuvers (the ones that worked and those that went wrong!), make new friends and recruit new crew.  However, due to the current Covid-19 situation Sailors' Suppers are not being offered.

If you are a boat owner and participating for the first time, you must register at SLVYRA (St. Lawrence Valley Yacht Racing Association):   GNS Registration

Registration & Results can be found here:  https://slvyra.com/

 

 

Click here for more information on crewing and crewing under the latest Covid-19 government guidelines: https://pcyc.qc.ca/en/fleet/crew

 

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PCYC Weather

PCYC at Weather Underground

Did you know that the PCYC weather station uploads to Weather Underground?

Click here to get to PCYC on Weather Underground.

Weatherlink

We recommend that you create a free account at weatherlink.com.

Once logged in select the station Pointe-Claire Yacht Club.
There is also an app for your cellphone, called Weatherlink 2.0 by Davis Instruments.

Now that you have your login, download the app on your phone and login.

Weather & Water Links

Click here to view historic cumulative weather data Cumulative Weather Data


Note:

  • Wind readings between NW and NE should be considered understated due to obstructions in the offshore direction.
  • To get an indication of truer wind speeds take note of the High value seen at the bottom of the Wind Speed indicator.
  • Gusts of wind are often measured more accurately.
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Upcoming Events

07 Jul 2020;
12:00AM
DNS Series 1
09 Jul 2020;
12:00AM
DNS Series 2
10 Jul 2020;
12:00AM
TGIF race
11 Jul 2020;
12:00AM
SAILPAST
14 Jul 2020;
12:00AM
DNS Series 1

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