Scholfield Series – Race #2

2017-10-26T18:35:17+00:00 September 14th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

for this wednesday racing, winds were light at 3-5 knots SW. The starting line was right in front of the club, leading to multiple tacks up to buoy AM92.
This is particularly fun and strategic course for these conditions. It was a fantastic racing night, adorned with a beautiful sky. Two races still remains to be contested in the Series

Twilight Series – Race #3

2017-10-26T18:35:18+00:00 August 26th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

In strong westerly winds from 12 to 23 knots, it was a fight from beginning to end between leaders Youp, Born to Run and Andante.
The three competitors took the lead at various times in the F-A-F-B-F course. Boats were dangerously close to one another on the last leg, which was full downwind. In the end, it was only a 7-second

Course du rhum results

2017-10-26T18:35:18+00:00 August 19th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

Westerly winds between 10 and 15 knots. The route from Marshall Bay to Saint-placid Bay and back to Marshall Bay. A-H98-A. A long run of 3:31 for the leader with the other competitors not too far back. The southwesterly wind allowed several to get to the H98 without tacking and return to Marshall Bay without gibing. Ideal conditions for our

Twilight Series – Race # 2

2017-10-26T18:35:19+00:00 August 17th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

This wednesday the winds were varying from 5 to 12 knots in a westerly direction, with a course F-CAD-F-C. The starting line was favoring so much a starboard start that all boats were stuck around the committee boat. A few “up-up-up” were heard, leading to three false starts for “Born to Run”, “Youp” et “Pinch”. It was a superb race

Summer series – Race #3

2017-10-26T18:35:19+00:00 July 27th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

The course was F-C-D-F-A, with winds varying from 5 to 10 knots in a westerly direction. The preferred starting tack was towards the committee boat. Very nice come-from-behind by “Nemo” to catch up and eventually lead “Youp” at the first reach between buoys C and D. Nemo even used his passing lights when right behind “Born to Run” all along the

Summer Series – Race #2

2017-10-26T18:35:19+00:00 July 20th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

The race took place right in front of the club, allowing the racers to get a little wind as a torrential rain fell on the other side of the bridge. In the lastminute before the start, a 45-degree change in wind direction was responsible for a monster traffic jam around the committee boat. Several boats that were in the clear

Spring Series – Race #3

2017-10-26T18:35:20+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Regatta 2015, , Résultats de courses|

Since there was no wind on the other side of the bridge, the last race of the spring series took place right in front of the club.A simple course close-reach followed by a run (S-W-S-W) allowed for one full race before the wind completely died down around 8pm. In spite of a lesser wind, there were challenges such as having

Spring Series – Race #2

2017-10-26T18:35:20+00:00 June 29th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

This wednesday saw a few storms and 45 minutes of sometimes torrential rain before we could start the race. It finally started at 8pm, at buoy “C”. The wind being light and the start late, Felix drew a course accordingly C-A-C-A, being a bit of a lesser distance than usual. To make matters worse, conditions changed

The annual Bill Marshall race

2017-10-26T18:35:21+00:00 June 26th, 2017|, Résultats de courses|

The annual Bill Marshall race took place in fantastic conditions, with winds varying from 6 to 15 knots, WNW at first, switching to SW towards the end.
A problem with the engine of Rose de Borée, our committee boat, led to the use of a “gate” start (rabbit start).

Adrénaline, a boat from Oka, finished first

Results – Rhum race

2017-10-26T18:35:22+00:00 September 22nd, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

It was on a beautiful late summer day with a ESE light breeze that we finally held the last postponed regatta of the year.  10 sailboats crossed the starting line between our “B” mark and Ile aux Tortues to head towards the eastern “No Wake” buoy of the Oka marina, rounding it to starboard, then on to our “F” mark

Results – Scholefield Series – Race #1

2017-10-26T18:35:25+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

Scholefield first race of the series , starting at 18:30 as planned and a few minutes later it was already beginning to turn our lights . Hey yes ! the days are becoming shorter and it takes full advantage of the last weeks that we have left. Starting tight enough on a line very well adjusted by the committee boat

Results – Evening series – Race #3

2017-10-26T18:35:26+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

West winds, 3 to 6 knots, with a starting line being favored at the committee boat. The course    was completed in less than an hour by the leaders. With the earlier sunsets, make sure you check your lights before departure, for within a few weeks we’ll be racing in the dark! Again all the participants had a wonderful time

Results – Evening series – Race #2

2017-10-26T18:35:26+00:00 August 4th, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

Vent léger de 2 à 3 Nœuds du Sud.  Pour ces conditions de vent, le comité de course a décidé de déplacer le parcours dans la baie de Vaudreuil, en face du club.   Les conditions de vent étaient plus intéressantes dans cette zone qu’au nord du pont où un calme plat semblait couvrir l’ensemble du lac.   La courte

Results – Evening Series – Race #1

2017-10-26T18:35:26+00:00 July 29th, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

It was a wonderful evening for the first race of the evening series at the Club. Light winds with ups and downs from 3 to 5 knots West . A ” flat sea ” (with a few waves ) allowed to perform a tack on virtually every headers . The departure line favoured a starboard tack at the port side

Results – Summer series – Race #2

2017-10-26T18:35:27+00:00 July 15th, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

A heat wave evening freshened by a variable wind from 4 to 10 knots South West. The wind started stronger, peaking to 15 knots. Usually buoy F is the windiest part of the course, in fact for all of the Lake of Two Mountains. Therefore, it is advised not overrely on the wind at this place to make last minute

La course Bill Marshall

2017-10-26T18:35:27+00:00 July 3rd, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

Un vent Nord Ouest de 25 à 40 Noeuds a permis à quelques audacieux de braver des conditions de vent extrêmes dignent des Quarantièmes rugissants. Je n’exagère pas, il fallait un minimum de compétences pour garder le contrôle de sa monture. Un parcours estropié à la pointe Cavagnal avec une bouée K qui est devenue soudainement virtuelle a quand même permis à

Spring series – Race #4

2017-10-26T18:35:27+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|Régates 2016, Résultats de courses|

For the last race of the Spring Series we got a NO wind from 7 Kn to 10 Kn at the start, ending at 2Kn at the finish. The starting line  favored the committee boat. The Course F-D-B-F-C is completed in 1:30 and allowed us to experience an interesting range of conditions. The race ended with very light wind to