Fostering the Sailing Ecosystem in St. Margaret’s Bay
Earlier this year, the St. Margaret’s Sailing Club (SMSC) in Glen Haven, Nova Scotia, played host to Olympic and National laser-class sailors from across North America to train in their waters and pass their knowledge and experience on to local youth in turn.
“Sail Canada came down and they trained what they call ILCA (International Laser Class Association), which is lasers. They brought their team here and they trained out of St. Margaret’s Sailing Centre, and they did that for two ...
Promoting Sailing Across Atlantic Canada
Sail Canada Programs Well Utilized by Participants
From learning to sail in a dinghy to officiating at world class events, Sail Canada training programs are an anchor for clubs across the country.
“Every member club is impacted by the Sail Canada programs,” said Frank Denis, executive director of Sail Nova Scotia in an interview. “Some use all. Some just use race officials or junior sailing. All of them offer some form of their programs.”
Denis said Sail Canada puts together ...