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About Jericho Sailing Centre

Vancouver’s low cost ocean community centre for small naturally powered water craft.

25th Annual Jericho Iron Classic This Saturday May 27

Canoes have been launching from this shore now known as Jericho for 3,000 years. The next epic canoe launch of the ages is this Saturday’s 25th annual Jericho Iron Classic outrigger canoe race. Six person outrigger canoes will race in … Continue reading

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Jericho Wavechaser Paddle Series Thursday May 25

The Jericho Wavechaser is a 9 race series running every second Thursday from May 11 to Aug 31 off the beaches at the Jericho Sailing Centre.  The races are open to all levels of paddlers in outrigger, SUP, surfski, and … Continue reading

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Jericho Folk Club Tuesday Evenings

Little Mountain Trio Little Mountain Trio rocks. Besides their great playing on bass, guitar and mandolin, and beyond the deft three-part harmonies – not counting the infinite variety of the band’s repertoire – it’s the slick and twisted musical arrangements … Continue reading

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Register for a Jericho School Program

Flocks of new dinghy sailors, windsurfers, paddlers and rowers will take to ocean this spring through Jericho Sailing Centre’s affiliated schools: For more info on ocean school programs at Jericho migrate over to the Schools page or click on the … Continue reading

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Join a Jericho Affiliated Club

One of the best ways to enjoy recreational ocean access on Vancouver’s largest playground is to join one of the community based clubs based out of the Jericho Sailing Centre. These low cost, not for profit, volunteer driven organizations provide … Continue reading

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Weekly Jericho Racing Series

Tuesday Nite Racing Every Tuesday evening from May 2 – September 5  First start 1815H Sunday Racing Every non-regatta Sunday from May 14 – September 17 First start 1230H For Jericho Racing Sailing Instructions cruise over to: http://jsca.bc.ca/racing-schedule/jsca-sailing-instructions/ For a … Continue reading

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Jericho Folk Club Tuesday Evenings

The Jericho Folk Club presents  Laurie Cameron on May 16 Hailing from Scotland, Vancouver has been songwriter Laurie Cameron’s home away from home for the last two years. Her debut album, The Girl Who Cried For The Boy Who Cried … Continue reading

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English Bay Safety Seminar – Next one June 5

The English Bay Safety Seminar was developed for users of the Jericho Sailing Centre to help keep them safe at play on the waters of English Bay. The seminar covers basic water safety fundamentals along with user specific information drawn … Continue reading

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Jericho Beach Shoreline Clean-up May 28

Join us to help cleanup Jericho Beach on Sunday, May 28 from 1300-1500H. Litter is bad for waterways. Cleanups get you outside and into your community while creating positive change and awareness on the trash we produce. http://shorelinecleanup.ca https://www.facebook.com/events/391556977897386/

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Season Opener Jericho Wavechaser Paddle Series Starts Thursday May 11

The Jericho Wavechaser is a 9 race series running every second Thursday from May 11 to Aug 31 off the beaches at the Jericho Sailing Centre.  The races are open to all level of paddlers in outrigger, SUP, surfski, and … Continue reading

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This Saturday @ Jericho Jericho Sailing Centre OPEN HOUSE & Sailpast May 13

Jericho Sailing Centre OPEN HOUSE Saturday May 13 Noon-1600H  The annual Jericho Sailing Centre OPEN HOUSE is on Saturday, May 13 from Noon-1600H. Bring your landlubber friends, co-workers, neighbours and relatives down to the Centre on that day to check … Continue reading

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Wetsuit Recycling Bin @ Jericho

Did your smelly old wetsuit shrink over the winter? Are you planning on discarding it for a newer, more fashionable, better fitting model? If so, don’t send it to the landfill. Our new Administrative Assistant, avid sailor and determined recyclist, … Continue reading

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