CBSC Sailor of the Month – May 2016

We are pleased to announce a new feature on our web page called Sailor of the Month!  In an effort to share personalities and their sailing experiences with other CBSC members we will recognize individual(s) and ask them a series of questions relating to sailing. Our inaugural Sailor of the Months is Shaina Friedman – a great choice to…

CBSC Keelboat Spring Series Wrap Up

The CBSC Keelboat Spring Series concluded on May 7.  Congratulations to Frank Denton and Tenacious crew for securing the victory!  Thanks to Tom Gornall for providing the following write up. Our Spring Series of keelboat racing is a series of 6 races spread over 3 weekends and began on April 17th, concluding on May 7th. For…

RVYC Spring Dinghy Championship Regatta

The Royal Victoria Spring Dinghy Championship Regatta was held last weekend and was well attended by Comox Bay Sailing Club sailors. The final standings for our sailors are very impressive in large fleets.  A big thanks to Alex Brown for coaching our sailors at the event and for the following write up. The Comox Bay Sailing Club…

Wills Marine Parking Lot Event – April 9

The Comox Bay Sailing Club was pleased to participate in the Will’s Marine Parking Lot sale event on April 9. We setup a table and sold hot dogs and drinks to raise money for the CBSC Race Team.  Glenn Wills also held an auction and donated the proceeds (approximately $800) to our Club – thanks Glenn!…

CBSC Spring GM and Membership Drive

Good Day CBSC Members and Friends, Another year of sailing is upon us and we are pleased to invite you all to the CBSC 2016 Spring General Meeting and Membership Drive! The short General Meeting will be followed by dinner and a presentation from Nick Ward, who will share his experience of an Atlantic crossing…

Round Denman Island – Keelboat Update

What an epic weekend on the water! Seven competitors from the Comox Bay Sailing Club participated in this year’s edition of the Round Denman Island Race on September 12/13 weekend – and the weather and racing conditions were perfect!  It was probably the last blast of summer sailing conditions for 2015, and over the two days I…

Sail Canada – Sail West Regatta!

Good Day Sailors! What a weekend it was for the Comox Bay Sailing Club and all the athletes who came far and wide to participate in Sail Canada’s Sail West Regatta!  I’m proud to report that the regatta was a resounding success on all fronts, and Comox is now recognized by many as a destination for…

Keelboat Update – Single Handed Race

Good Day CBSC Members! 5 boats participated in an eerily smokey single handed race yesterday in 5 to 8 knots of wind.  Congratulations to Frank Denton and Tenacious for the win!  Dreamscape did not participate but was able to capture some nice pictures of the racing fleet.  You may enjoy the unique perspective of some…