About RVYC Sailing Programs
RVYC Sailing Program Mission Statement
Sailing programs at RVYC provide adventurous, inclusive and quality programs for the community.
We value sportsmanship, excellence and sailing for life.
About the RVYC Sailing Program
The Royal Victoria Yacht Club has one of the highest quality sailing programs in the country. Recognized by Sail Canada as Sailing Program of the Year in 2011 and 2012. We follow Sail Canada's CANSail program and offer a full range of programming from Opti Wet Feet, CANSail 1 - 6 and the Spinniker and Trapeze as well as our unique courses Intro to Skiffs, Intro to Keelboat and the Salty Sisters courses for Kids, Youth and Adults
At the helm of the RVYC Sailing Program is our award winning Coach and Sailing Program Coordinator, Stephen McBride. Stephen is assisted by Sail Canada certified coaches Jenn Grierson, Delani Hulme Laurence, Erik Van Der Pol Hannah Stevens, Taylor Cartwright and Ian Elliott with high standards of safety and skill in teaching sailing and racing.