This weekend Sept. 13 & 14 Jericho is hosting 2 great events.
The Wavechaser Paddle Series Grand Finale on Saturday the 13th and the UBC Sailing Club Fall Open Regatta, on the 13th and 14th. Please see below for more info.
Wavechaser Paddle Series races have been held every 2nd Thursday (between the Big Chops) this season. The Thursday program completed on August 28 but paddlers are invited to participate in the Grand Finale on Saturday, September 13 at 1000H.
Registration can be done in person at the Jericho Sailing Centre office between 9:30- 1000H on race day or online @ http://jracing.org/ . The entrance fee is $5 for guests, or free for JSCA Members (new members welcome $96 annual membership). There will be a short course and a long course accompanied by a safety boat, with video replay and paddle pros onhand in the Sailor’s Lounge after racing.
Many thanks to our event sponsors for providing ample draw prizes and to our fantastic volunteers, especially: our paddling technical team Laci Bujdos & Tim Gale of Kauai Outrigger; Marlene Bujdos and Margarite Bujdos, her supporting crew on the BBQ; and the Jericho Rescue team for on water safety support.
Grande Finale Saturday Sept.13 @ 1000H
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UBC Sailing Club Regatta, Sat/Sun September 13th/14th
On September 13th/14th, the UBC Sailing Club is having a regatta to finish off the season. Registration will start Saturday the 13th at 8:30am and run until 10:30am at Jericho. The regatta will be $40/person, which will include food after the races on Saturday night. We will be sailing the FJ’s, Lasers and Vanguards so come prepared! It will be a great time and an awesome way to show off all the sailing you’ve been doing over the summer (or a great way to get back on the water)! Check on our Facebook page for more updates as the regatta approaches!