2008 Sailing School Reunion – 10AM, Sunday July 13th!

Sailing School

A student information sharing morning (10AM) on Sunday July 13, 2008 is being offered to all 2008 BSSC Sailing School students. Important safety and technique items necessary for all sailors to know will be covered, followed by a lunch break and the opportunity to learn how to rig the club boats and go for an afternoon sail. For more imformation please visit the Sailing Lessons Page of this website!

John Barry, Commodore

Eb’s Sunset Series of Races – Final Results!

Racing

After 8 fun filled weeks of competition the series has come to an end and the victors awarded there loot!  Thanks to Eb’s Source for Adventure for sponsoring prizes! Congratulations to skip Kristine Coons and crewmate Ilia Rudnitsky for winning the Overall division and skip Kendal Ross with crewmate Jordan Guillon for winning the youth division.  Both winning crews were racing 29ers.  This represents a first for the sunset series in recent history with both divisions being won by double handed crews.  Standings are posted below and on the Regatta Page of this site.

Overall Trophy:
1. Kristine Coons and Ilia Rudnitsky in the 29er
2. Ben Pickford in a Laser
3. Sydney Byrns in a Radial
4. Paul Ross in a Laser
5. Pat Byrns in a Laser

Youth Trophy:
1. Kendall Ross and Jordon Guillon in the 29er
2. Tanis Byrns in a Byte/Radial
3. Payton Byrns in a Laser
4. Ilia Rudnitsky in a Laser
5. Ellen Byrns in an Optimist

Cumulative Sunset Series Results to June 18

Racing

The cumulative results for the sunset series of races up to June 18th are posted on the Regatta page.  Only one evening of races left for competitors to improve their ranking!  Awards will be presented immediately after racing Wednesday June 25th.

BSSC.ca Introduces a Video Gallery!

General Information

BSSC.ca has introduced video capability to the website. Videos can be accessed through the Photo Gallery Page. Currently there is a 9 minute movie posted documenting the start and first upwind leg of the third race of the Laser Western Canadian Masters Champs that took place at BSSC Saturday June 14/15. If you couldn’t make it out to the lake, but would like to see some of the action have a look at this video!

Also take a time out and have a look at some of the photos that have been posted. This includes pics from all the racing events as well as the club spring cleaning. You might just find yourself in some of them! Otherwise please feel free to send to us any photos or video footage from around the club that you’d like to have considered for posting!

Sunset Series Update…

Racing

Racing this past wedensday saw good winds, albeit they a little shifty. Thanks to Patty Coons and Leigh Campbell for running races. Results are posted on the Regatta Page of this site. This leaves only 1 Wednesday evening of races to improve your overall standing in the series! Awards will be presented immediately after racing on the 25th. Weather forecast looks good!