Schooner Cove Yacht Club
Racing on Vancouver Island
SCYC hosts a racing program based at Fairwinds Marina. Racing is the best way to learn about the intricacies and joy of sailing. Our inclusive racing program welcomes all kinds and ages of sailors, from experienced racers to novices. Enjoy the camaraderie, fun and exhilaration of yacht racing! Our skippers and crew compete locally and at other racing events in BC, Washington and Oregon.
- Club Races & Rallies during winter, spring and fall (handicapped and non-handicapped)
- Wednesday Evening Summer Fun Racing – ideal for sailors who like to race, or want to learn, but don’t want to get too serious about it
- June Regatta featuring the BMW Lasqueti Island Race. This regatta offers competitive racing and draws boats from Vancouver Island and Lower Mainland
- September Fleet Regatta with the focus on fun
Cruise with Us!
Enjoy cruising the eastern waters of Vancouver Island, including Desolation Sound, the Broughtons, the Gulf Islands, the San Juan Islands and Peuget Sound with organized cruises through membership with the club. SCYC has cruising stations at Genoa Bay Marina, Ladysmith Maritime Society Marina(LMS), Gorge Harbour Marina, and Otter Bay Marina & Resort (Pender Island). Members also enjoy reciprocal privileges at over 50 yacht clubs. A list of these yacht clubs is available in the Members Area along with a description of each.
Club Cruises are offered in spring, summer and fall. Join one of the cruises and explore the anchorages and marinas along the coast and enjoy the amazing camaraderie that SCYC is known for. The annual January 1st Sea Lion Cruise is a great way to kick off the new year. If you’re new to the area or new to boating, cruising with members offers a safe and friendly introduction to the coastal waters and to people with a shared passion for boating.
Become A Member
Join our club. Let us know if you have any questions!
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