Round Denman Island Keelboat Race

The annual Round Denman Island Keelboat Race was held last weekend. The race was a study in contrasts.  Saturday was a gear-buster with SE winds and gusts occasionally exceeding 30 knots in Lambert Channel.  The waves refracting off the southern tip of Denman Island introduced some very large and confusing seas which were especially challenging…

Sailors of the Month – April / May 2017

Good Day CBSC Members! I am very pleased to announce our sailors of the month for April and May 2017. I have watched William Howard and Owen Cruikshank develop as sailors over the last few years and both of these boys are great examples of how a young sailor can progress through the sport of…

VI360 Update

Good Day Sailors, The Van Isle 360 is well underway and as I write this the fleet is sailing slowly northward from Port Hardy to eventually arrive at Winter Harbour. It’s a bit of a slow go right now and at this rate the bulk of the fleet will be arriving through the evening and…

CBSC Dock Expansion Complete!

Good Day Sailors! The CBSC Executive is very pleased to announce the completion of our dinghy dock expansion project!  We are now renting 2 slips immediately adjacent to our current dock and shed in which we have constructed a massive floating dock! This new space is already proving to be useful not only as rigging…

CBSC Delivers at RVYC Kitten Cup!

Comox Bay Sailing Team attended the Kitten Cup regatta this past weekend with entrants in the Optimist and 420 fleets.  On the first day of the regatta with blustery winds a large portion of the Optimist Fleet stayed on shore out of the wind and rain but not Jack Griffith and Rachel Anderson.  These two…

CBSC – April 2017 Update

Good Day CBSC Members! It seems early but with all the action in the Club already I thought a brief update on our activities and plans for 2017 was in order! In a nutshell 2017 is poised to be a very exciting year for the Comox Bay Sailing Club! As many of you are aware…

CBSC Sailor of the Month – August 2016

CBSC August Sailor of the Month is Nate Bell! Nate started with the Comox Bay Sailing Club several years ago as a young sailor and has spent a great deal of time this past summer coaching for the Race Team.  Nate has been a very important part of our Club through his mentorship of the…

CBSC at BC Summer Games

The BC Summer Games were held in Abbotsford between July 21 and 24, and the Comox Bay Sailing Club was well represented by the following sailors! Rachel Anderson – Optimist William Howard – Optimist Shaina Friedman – C420 Jessica Reynolds – C420 Nate Bell – Coach Nate Bell has provided the following write up for…