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About Jericho Sailing Centre

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

Penguin Cup Race Series Starts This Saturday

  Spring Penguin Cup Racing Series March 31, April 8 & 15  1230H     The first Penguin Cup race of 2018 will be this SATURDAY March 31st.  The following 2 Spring Penguin races will be held on Sundays.  For more … Continue reading

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UPDATED Registration Method for Parking Passes

Pay Parking will be in effect in Jericho Beach Park from April 1 through October 31. Hourly rates will be $3.25; daily rates will be $11. There is a new provider for parking passes called Honk Mobile thru which season passes … Continue reading

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Jericho Stewardship Group – Monthly Volunteer Work Parties

The Jericho Stewardship Group is a registered non-profit organization comprising residents, students, naturalists and other non-profit groups, that works with the Vancouver Park Board to restore and encourage the natural habitat of Jericho Beach Park. Our main activities include: removal … Continue reading

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Jericho Rescue Team Training Course

The Jericho Rescue Team is looking for current JSCA members who are physically fit, confident, experienced sailors, windsurfers, paddlers and/or rowers and are interested in further developing their seamanship and water safety skills, to volunteer to assist their fellow boaters. … Continue reading

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Message from the Vancouver Board of Parks & Recreation Vancouver On Water Survey – Closing Date March 16

The Vancouver Board of Parks & Recreation is developing an on-water recreational strategy for naturally powered watercraft. They are seeking input from all users city wide. The JSCA is asking all users of the Jericho Sailing Centre to participate in … Continue reading

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World Water Day March 22: “Sea of Life” Film Screening & Discussion

“Sea of Life”  Film Screening and Discussion  March 22, 2018  In celebration of World Water Day, the SPEC Waste Committee and Jericho Sailing Centre will be screening the award-winning documentary Sea of Life, by Julia Barnes. The film will be followed by … Continue reading

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2018 JSCA Fees Due April 1

Spring is about to be sprung again in Vancouver, so don’t forget that your 2018 Jericho Sailing Centre Association Membership and Storage fees are due April 1, 2018. Payments can be made by cash, cheque, debit or credit in person during … Continue reading

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Ahoy Vancouver Ocean Lovers! This Saturday @ Jericho 1030-1400H Vancouver Park Board OPEN HOUSE

The Vancouver Board of Parks & Recreation is developing an on-water recreational strategy for naturally powered watercraft. They are seeking input from all users city wide. The JSCA is asking all users of the Jericho Sailing Centre to participate in … Continue reading

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Jericho Rescue Team Training Course

The Jericho Rescue Team is looking for current JSCA members who are physically fit, confident, experienced sailors, windsurfers, paddlers and/or rowers and are interested in further developing their seamanship and water safety skills, to volunteer to assist their fellow boaters. … Continue reading

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UFO Off Point Grey Identified

That Unidentified Float Object 800M NW of Point Grey is not some sort of new fangled yellow submarine, it is a wave energy testing device, installed last week by NeptuneWAVE. If it works as planned it will generate more energy … Continue reading

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World Water Day March 22: “Sea of Life” Film Screening & Discussion

“Sea of Life”  Film Screening and Discussion  March 22, 2018 In celebration of World Water Day, the SPEC Waste Committee and Jericho Sailing Centre will be screening the award-winning documentary Sea of Life, by Julia Barnes. The film will be followed by … Continue reading

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Snow Cats at the Jericho Sailing Centre

A reminder to folks to check your boats regularly and mind your step in these conditions as it is often icy in these sorts of conditions. If you have a photo that may be of interest to users of the … Continue reading

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