Racing

Rookie Racing Seminar – May 5th, 2015

Rookie Racing Seminar – May 5th, 2015

Racing

Details available here: http://vrcracing.ca/rookie-racing-seminar/ Read More »

Single Handed Seminar!

Single Handed Seminar!

Racing

Ever considered entering the VRC Single-Handed Anything Goes race?  How about the RNSA Single-Handed race to Nanaimo?Or maybe you just want to feel comfortable single-handing while you’re cruising our local waters?Ever seen the little man on the big red boat, aka Trevor Salmon and Manana, racing single-handed and wonder how he does it?Now is your chance to learn!Join us Tuesday April 28tht a... Read More »

Southern Straits 2015 Recap

Southern Straits 2015 Recap

Racing

VRC Skippers and Yachts represented our club proudly at the 47th Annual Southern Straits Yacht race.  Twenty yachts from VRC, more than any club besides the host WVYC, braved the elements on four different courses starting early on Good Friday morning.  The forecast was for strong Easterly winds for the start with the breeze dying off in the afternoon and overnight then building again Saturday, th... Read More »

Polar Bear – Dec 21st

Polar Bear Series / Racing / VRC

The rain stopped, the fog burned off and we even got a little wind for the December 21st Polar Bear races. We had another great turnout with about 30 boats and their crews coming out. What a great way to wrap up 2014. The race committee set a QC, freighter, finish course for all divisions for the first start. Div 3 and 4 started first with a shorter course, with Div 1 and 2 starting 5 minutes late... Read More »

Racing Photos Available on the VRC Yachting Flickr Feed

Racing Photos Available on the VRC Yachting Flickr Feed

Ken & Barbie / Polar Bear Series / Racing / Remembrance Day / SHAG / VRC

That’s right, there’s plenty of photos of all the racing action available on our Flickr Photostream.  Photos are uploaded after every race (well usually a few days after), so check back often to see the great photos taken by Ian Cameron (Corra Jane) and Melissa Alfreds (from aboard the committee boat). If you have photos of your own that you’d like to share, please contact Fleet ... Read More »