Round Denman Race

The CBSC Round Denman Island keelboat race was held on September 10/11 weekend with 8 boats participating. On Saturday the fleet raced to Deep Bay via Lambert Channel, which was followed by a fun BBQ and drinks hosted by DBYC at their dock clubhouse.  On Sunday the fleet raced back to Comox via Baynes Sound. It…

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…

VI360 – For the Kids!!!

That is big kids and little kids alike! As your Commodore, I’m proud and very happy to mention that this was a tremendous weekend both on and off the water for the Comox Bay Sailing Club! Not only were we the host Club for the 10th running of the Van Isle 360, but we also…

2015 Algerine Passage Keelboat Race

The following update of the Algerine Passage Race was provided by Tom Gornall, CBSC Keelboat Racing Director. Thanks Tom for a great report! — This years edition of the Algerine Passage race was a drifter against strong tides and upwind all the way. Nine boats in total participated.  Two from Deep Bay – these were…

CBSC 2015 Keelboat Spring Series

The CBSC Keelboat Spring Series consisted of 6 races with the final races having finished last weekend. Congratulations to Nyaak (1st), Tenacious (2nd) and Celerite (3rd) for a well sailed series! Click here for the the individual and final series results. Here are some pictures of fun and action from Dreamscape!

CBSC Spring Series 1 and 2

The 2015 CBSC Keelboat Spring Series Races 1 and 2 were held last Sunday.  After a brief postponement the wind finally came in and the first race was started in light conditions. Crews were challenged with a variety of wind conditions – the first race was held in about 8 knots and the 2nd race saw…

Champagne Cup – 2015

Six keelboats braved the somewhat blustery and challenging conditions in the Comox Bay Sailing Club 2015 Champagne Cup!  Wind blew about 40 knots all through the night and eased to between 10 and 15 knots for most of the race – resulting in lumpy and challenging sailing conditions.  Nyyak, Andiamo, Dazed and Confused, Tenacious, Hagar…