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Message from the Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation

The Vancouver Park Board is looking for your feedback about On Water: Vancouver’s Non-motorized Watercraft Strategy. Help us imagine the future of canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and more for Vancouver’s waterways! We would like to share our upcoming open house and workshop … Continue reading

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STORM SEASON: Batten down your hatches!

Every “off season” vicious wind storms rip through the Jericho Sailing Centre compound looking for loose tarps, boat covers and poorly stowed gear. When they find a loose tarp they can turn a docile hibernating boat into a flying projectile … Continue reading

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Winter Launch Log

Members who launch from the Jericho Sailing Centre at this time of year are encouraged to stop in at the Jericho office and fill out the Winter Launch Log which outlines your float plan to let people here know you … 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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2018 JSCA Invoice Discount Deadline in 2 Weeks

Invoices for your 2018 JSCA Membership and Storage fees were sent out back in January. The invoices are not due until April 1, however, you will receive a 2% discount if you pay before February 28, 2018. For your convenience Visa or MasterCard … Continue reading

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Jericho Stewardship Group – Monthly Work Party SUNDAY

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 Paddling Club Outrigger Canoe Blessing this Sunday

We are very honoured to have Uncle Boy Chun Fook, Auntie Brenda Chun Fook, and Uncle Paul Aio from the Kikaha o Ke Kai Outrigger Club join us and perform the blessing ceremony for our new Unllimited OC6. This will be … Continue reading

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PNWORCA Coming to Jericho This Saturday February 17

The first official on water event of 2018 kicks off from the Jericho Sailing Centre Saturday, February 17 at 1100H as the Jericho Paddling Club hosts the Vancouver leg of the Pacific North West ORCA (Outrigger Racing Canoe Association) series. The race … Continue reading

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STORM SEASON: Batten down your hatches!

Every “off season” vicious wind storms rip through the Jericho Sailing Centre compound looking for loose tarps, boat covers and poorly stowed gear. When they find a loose tarp they can turn a docile hibernating boat into a flying projectile … Continue reading

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2018 Vancouver Boat Show – Volunteers Wanted

The 2018 Vancouver Boat Show will take place from January 17-21, at BC Place Stadium. The JSCA will have an informational display at the show and is looking for JSCA member volunteers to crew our booth. It’s a great way to … Continue reading

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2018 Jericho Sailing Centre Event Schedule Up

The 2018 JSCA Event Calendar is now up on the Jericho Sailing Centre website. All of our regular programs: Sunday Racing, Tuesday Nite Racing, Jericho Wavechasers, Rookie Racing & English Bay Safety Seminars are back on board along with fixture regattas: Flights of Spring … Continue reading

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Help The City of Vancouver Document Sea Level Rise

The City of Vancouver is asking for your help to document king tides and rising sea levels this December & January to test their flood prediction models. Follow these three easy steps to help: Visit their sea level rise StoryMap to find … Continue reading

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