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Kitsilano Yacht Club
Vancouver's Neighbourhood Yacht Club since 1934

Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

Continuation of Thursday Night Keelboat Racing

Since Kitsilano Yacht Club's first announcement that we will be continuing the Thursday night Spring Series Keelboat races formerly operated by False Creek Yacht Club, we have learned more about the series, the skippers and its ethos and we have decided to make this series inclusive for everyone to participate. 

The series will take place from May 3rd to June 14th. 
Notice of Race, Sailing Instructions and Registration available here.

Thursday Evening PHRF Races

Prices will be as follows:

Included in membership for KYC skippers
$105 for all 7 races paid in advance
$20 per race 

Registration is required a day in advance of each race.

See you on the water!

Thursday Night Dinner and Club One Design Racing

Dinner registration is now closed.

24th of May is the Queen’s birthday – if you don’t give us a holiday, we’ll all run away!
Run away to KYC for the evening and have a mini holiday by the water.  Royalty will be envious of us – we have water sports, great company, our beautiful location on Kits beach, a delicious Nelly’s dinner, and it’s Welcome New Members night!

Main course choice 1:
Grilled Pork Tenderloin Medallions with Pineapple Salsa
Main course choice 2:
Sweet Chili-Lime Grilled Chicken Breast with Creamy Cucumber Salad

Vegetarian main course choice:
Pesto Pasta with Lemon, Spinach, Edamame, and Toasted Almonds
All dinners served with Potato Croquette, side salad, and bun
White Chocolate Mousse with Berries
The cost is $20.00 per person, cash.
Register by 5p.m. on May 22nd and please include your choice of main course. Click the Book Dinner Now! button.
5:30p.m. – the bar will be open
7:30p.m. – dinner will be served - (Sunset is 9:01)
Looking forward to seeing you at the club!

Kitsilano Yacht Club was founded in the summer of 1934 to foster amateur yachting on English Bay in Vancouver and encourage competition at the highest level. The club is home to many active one-design sailing fleets, including the Star, 5O5, Martin 242, Melges 24, Lightning and Cal 20 and outrigger canoe and SUP racing teams. 

We run a Thursday night and Sunday afternoon race series and host several regattas. In 2016, we hosted the 5O5 Canadian Championship.  The 2017 Kits Invitational Regatta was also Cal20 Canadian Championships, Lightning PNW District Championships, and 5O5 Western Canadian Championships.  September 2017 saw us host the 6M Oceana Cup Regatta as part of the lead-in to the  6M World Championships held at RVYC.

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