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About Jericho Sailing Centre

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

Safety Notice Don’t Get Caught Out in the Dark

  If wind fuels your craft, you must be aware of the time of sunset as the wind frequently shuts off abruptly within the last hour of daylight. Sailing dinghies are required by law to carry a paddle for this … Continue reading

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Safety Notice – Keep a Sharp Lookout When Leaving/Approaching Shore

The Day of the Longboat takes place on Saturday 0800-1730H and on Sunday 0900-1630H. The 8-boat heats will start from the shore between ramps #2 & #3 every 5 minutes or so and return to the shore between ramps #1 & #2 after completing … Continue reading

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This Weekend @ Jericho: 30th UBC REC Day of the Longboat

Some say the ancient human settlement at Jericho was called E’eyoughmough. Long before the Jericho Sailing Centre, the Jericho Beach Air Station or Jerry’s Cove logging operation; long before the fresh water stream flowing into the tidal estuary below the … Continue reading

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JSCA AGM October 24

Jericho Sailing Centre Association Notice of Annual General Meeting Tuesday, October 24 at 1900H The Jericho Sailing Centre Association’s 44th Annual General Meeting will be held Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 1900H in the English Bay Room of the Jericho … Continue reading

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Jericho Folk Club Last one for 2017 September 26

The Jericho Folk Club Tuesday Evenings in the Surf & Turf Room @ Jericho     To listen to a sample of what we might expect go to http://www.jerichofolkclub.ca Doors open 7:15 with a Fiddle Tunes Session Open stage 8ish followed by another session Feature Act 9ish … Continue reading

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Penguin Cup Racing October 8/15/22

After this weekend’s UBC Sailing Club Open Regatta, sailors will make way for 2 weekends of UBC REC Day of the Longboat, prior to the Penguin Cup Racing Series commencing on the the second Sunday in October for 3 straight Sundays. Penguin … Continue reading

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MacSailing End of Summer Clearance Sale!

Up to 70% off Zhik, Helly Hansen & Sperry Topsider sailing gear!! We will be on site at the Jericho Sailing Centre weekends from 12-6pm for pick ups! Visit this link to see stock remaining: MacSailing Bargains MacSailing 604-224-SAIL info@macsailing.com www.macsailing.com

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Jericho Pier Renewal Concept Design Questionnaire

There was a great turnout last Saturday to the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation’s Open House for the Jericho Pier Renewal to view the concept drawings and share ideas with planning staff, consultants and Commissioners. Don’t worry if you … Continue reading

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Safety Notice Don’t Get Caught Out in the Dark

  If wind fuels your craft, you must be aware of the time of sunset as the wind frequently shuts off abruptly within the last hour of daylight. Sailing dinghies are required by law to carry a paddle for this … Continue reading

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UBC REC Day of the Longboat – Next Two Weekends

The largest event on our annual schedule, the UBC Rec Day of the Longboat launches from the Jericho Sailing Centre over the next  2 weekends. More than 300 ten person teams (that’s 3,000+ paddlers) will get a one hour orientation … Continue reading

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JSCA AGM October 24

Jericho Sailing Centre Association Notice of Annual General Meeting Tuesday, October 24 at 1900H The Jericho Sailing Centre Association’s 44th Annual General Meeting will be held Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 1900H in the English Bay Room of the Jericho … Continue reading

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Jericho Folk Club Tuesday Evenings Through September

The Jericho Folk Club Tuesday Evenings   in the Surf & Turf Room @ Jericho     To listen to a sample of what we might expect go to the Folk Club website Doors open 7:15 with a Fiddle Tunes Session Open stage 8ish followed by … Continue reading

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