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Winter Storm Season is Here!

Hi folks, we had a few boats tip over in today’s breeze. Please be sure to come down to check your craft as the winter storm season is fully upon us.

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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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2019 Jericho Sailing Centre Event Schedule Up

The 2019 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 … Continue reading

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Charitable Giving? Consider Donating to the Disabled Sailing Association Accessible Floating Dock Project

The Disabled Sailing Association of BC, in partnership with the City of Vancouver, Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation and Jericho Sailing Centre, are embarking on a joint initiative to renew the aging Jericho pier and build a new, accessible … Continue reading

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2019 Vancouver Boat Show – Volunteers Wanted

The 2019 Vancouver Boat Show will take place from February 6–10, 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 … Continue reading

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Frank Wolf – Stories from an Adventurer – Nov 21 @7pm

You won’t want to miss Frank’s presentation of his expedition ‘Maskwa Nanook’, an 1800 km, 44 day journey by canoe from Saskatchewan to Nunavut at the Jericho Sailing Centre on Wednesday November 21 at 7pm. Hosted by the Jericho Paddling … Continue reading

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Safety Notice: Caution Slickery Ramps

Algae grows very quickly on objects in the inter tidal zone and the Jericho Sailing Centre ramps are no exception. Predominantly higher water levels and far fewer resources at this time of year (and through the winter) make it a … Continue reading

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Be Safe: Cold Water Recreation Requires Extra knowledge

Here are some things they must know about cold water ocean recreation: Appropriate Attire – Dress for Cold Water Immersion The water temperature is well below the level where it is safe to recreate without a proper (no shorties) wetsuit or … Continue reading

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Winter Launch Log Season

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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Bon Voyage Andy

The Jericho Sailing Centre Association joins many in the Vancouver sailing community mourning the loss of our dear friend, Laser Fleet Captain, Programmes Committee Chair, race committee chair and all round good fellow, Andy Hunt, who passed away, surrounded by … Continue reading

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JSCA 2019 Annual Fleet Planning Meeting – November 27

Racers, whatever your class, the annual Fleet Planning Meeting is where we lay out the first draft of the 2019 JSCA Event Schedule. Over this past year the Jericho Sailing Centre Association was involved in 81 on water event days … Continue reading

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November 11 Remember the Jericho Beach Air Station

  The bells that now toll here are wind whipped stainless halyards ringing a forest of anodized aluminum sailing dinghy masts; but it wasn’t always that way. Department of National Defence Building 13, now known as the Jericho Sailing Centre, … Continue reading

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