Glenmore Sailing Club


Where are you located?
Calgary, Alberta

What programs do you offer?
LTS Youth Summer Camps
Wednesday Night Racing
Youth Race Team
Monday Night Training
Learn to Race Courses (free)
Pickup Crew List (community engagement – free)
Club Boat program
establishing collegiate sailing in Calgary
Family Fridays
Donate your Boat program (Thanks Sail Canada… we received two donated boats in 2017)
New in 2018 (575 youth capacity, 48% filled) – Scouts Canada Introduction to Sailing
New in 2018 – Warrior Sailing (free for active military and veterans)

What are your operational hours?
The sailing season is short, we’ll sleep in the winter… Kinda like bears. Call or email any time… we’ll respond.

What does a normal season look like?
May 1 – Oct 31
Wednesday Night Racing is the staple of the Club (May 2 – Sept 12, 2018)
Then we switch to Sunday afternoon Series until Oct 28.
A few weekend regattas.
Youth Summer Sailing Camps
“First Wednesday” social every month in the off season
We’ve been known to tailgate before Wednesday Night Racing

Do you have any events planned for 2018?
Heaps. Racing, Recreation, Education, Social Events, Community engagement events

What is a fun fact about you?
Highest sailing club in Canada
Largest fleet of SanJuan 21 keelboats in North America (technically, in the world)

What makes your club/school different than others?
We’re a niche sport, in an unlikely location.

How do you get people excited about sailing?
2019 is our 60th anniversary… we have developed 60 Aspirational Goals with events and programming leading up to and beyond our anniversary year

What is the best way to contact you?

Social Media

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