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Volunteers Wanted – JSCA @ MEC Paddlefest Saturday June 15

We are looking for current JSCA members to crew an information table at MEC Paddlefest on Saturday June 15 from 1000H-1500H. There will be many paddlers and prospective paddlers at Paddlefest who are interested in all the facilities, programs and services … Continue reading

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2019 MEC Paddlefest This Saturday, June 15

What’s better than online shopping for paddling equipment? MEC Paddlefest at the Jericho Sailing Centre this Saturday, June 15 from 1000H-1500H. Actually hold paddles in your hand to compare the feel. Take a new SUP or kayak for a test … Continue reading

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This Weekend @ Jericho Jericho Classic Regatta – June 1 & 2

The annual Jericho Classic Regatta takes place this June 1 & 2 weekend. A longtime fixture on the sailing dinghy regatta circuit in the Pacific Northwest, the Classic often draws racers from throughout BC and Washington State. For more info … Continue reading

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2019 MEC Paddlefest June 15

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English Bay Safety Seminar – the evolution of safety June 3

Not long after the invention of the first boat, thought to be about 900,000 years ago, came the first concept of water safety. Experience can be a stern master and as human beings evolved at the helm they learned valuable … Continue reading

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Jericho Paddling Club Iron Race – May 25

Canoes have been launching from this shore now known as Jericho for more than 3,000 years. The next epic canoe launch of the ages is the annual Jericho Iron Classic outrigger canoe race this Saturday, May 25. Six person outrigger … Continue reading

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English Bay Safety Seminar – the evolution of safety

Not long after the invention of the first boat, thought to be about 900,000 years ago, came the first concept of water safety. Experience can be a stern master and as human beings evolved at the helm they learned valuable … Continue reading

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This weekend @ Jericho Andy Hunt Celebrational Regatta – May 18-19

 This weekend we celebrate the life of an inspirational volunteer and racer. Andy Hunt was an avid Laser racer with a remarkable volunteer spirit which he shared generously with the sailing communities of the Jericho Sailing Centre, Kitsilano Yacht Club, … Continue reading

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Cold Water Recreation

There are many people, particularly Stand Up Paddlers, launching from Jericho Beach these days who are new to cold water ocean recreation. Here are some things they must know about: Appropriate Attire – Dress for Cold Water Immersion The water … Continue reading

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English Bay Safety Seminar – the evolution of safety

Not long after the invention of the first boat, thought to be about 900,000 years ago, came the first concept of water safety. Experience can be a stern master and as human beings evolved at the helm they learned valuable … Continue reading

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Spring Sail Racing @ Jericho

Sunday Racing – 1230H Every non-regatta Sunday through September 1 *racing will start at 1300H May 5 due to the Vancouver Marathon  Tuesday Nite Racing – 1815H every Tuesday through September 3 May 18/19     Andy Hunt Celebrational Regatta     June … Continue reading

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Andy Hunt Celebrational Regatta – May 18-19

We lost an inspirational volunteer and racer last fall. Andy Hunt was an avid Laser racer with a remarkable volunteer spirit which he shared generously with the sailing communities of the Jericho Sailing Centre, Kitsilano Yacht Club, Hollyburn Sailing Club … Continue reading

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