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  • April 20, 2015
    It's that time of year again - the sun is shining bright and the Summer 2015 Boating Season is just around the corner! This year, make sure you practice safe boating by following these simple guidelines for safe fueling procedures. Fuel spills are a major cause of marine pollution and must be avoided wherever possible through planning and careful operation.  Moore your boat securely to prevent spillage Shut off all engines Send all...
  • April 13, 2015
    The Royal Victoria Yacht club's 72nd annual Yacht Race is coming up next month from May 23rd to May 25th. All Yacht owners and operators are invited to participate in this week long event starting May 21st along Victoria's beautiful Inner Harbour coast. Food and beverages will be available for all racers and general public at the Swiftsure Centre's new location at "The Steamship Grill and Bar." The Notice of Race (NOR) for...
  • March 31, 2015
    Shawn Dunand, owner of Vela Yacht Sales in Victoria BC, is pleased to announce that he will be teaming up with Freedom Marine (#1 in Canada for boats sold 35'-120'). Shawn is a well known verteran in the industry and is recognized for his integrity, hard work and consistently delivering quality results. As the board director of the BC Yacht Brokers Assosciation and owner/operator of Vela Yacht Sales in Victorai BC for 7 years, Shawn...
  • March 10, 2015
    Every year at UBC, a team of over 60 passionate students passionate programming students come together to help design and build a fully autonomous sailboat. The UBC student team has won the International Robotic Sailing Regatta Competition for the third year in a row, giving them the confidence that their sailboat is ready to take on the ambitious trip of sailing across the Atlantic Ocean. The project started in summer 2013 and is set to launch...
  • March 09, 2015
    Every year the Maritime Museum of BC located in Victoria hosts a Massive Marine Garage Sale. All proceeds of this event will help fund the museums outreach programs including the “Kid’s Outreach” and “Adult/Seniors Outreach.” Outreach programs are designed to bring history to life, creating a fun place for members to engage, learn and explore. Classes, seminars and programs are offered throughout the year. This year...
  • February 26, 2015
    A recent change in regulation by Transport Canada to allow small pleasure craft vessels to dump their sewage within one nautical mile from shore, down from three nautical miles under the current regulations has raised concerns amongst both the Vancouver Park Board & Vancouver Coastal Health. The regulations were originally looked into by Transport Canada with the consideration that some of the smaller vessels were not licensed or certified...

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