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Scouts Sailing Games

  • September 08, 2018
  • 09:00 - 16:00 (EDT)
  • Glenmore Sailing Club

Registration

(depends on selected options)

Base fee:
  • Welcome to the Scouts Sailing Games
  • Welcome to the Scouts Sailing Games - includes lunch
  • Welcome to the Scouts Sailing Games - includes lunch

Registration is closed
The Scouts Sailing Games will have TWO fleets...
  • The GREEN fleet is for youth who are new to sailing, and
  • the GOLD fleet is for those that have been in a boat.
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The Green Fleet is open to all Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers who have not sailed before.
Participants will complete their Level 1 Scouts Sailing Badge requirements. (except for blowing bubbles in the water and jumping into the water wearing a PFD - City bylaws don't support swimming in the Glenmore Reservoir)


Green Fleet Schedule
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The Gold Fleet is open to all Beavers, Cubs, Scouts, Venturers and Rovers who:
  • participated in an Introduction to Sailing Course
  • participated in a Youth Summer Camp
  • have previous sailing experience
  • These participants do not have a

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Saturday's Scouts Sailing Games Schedule AT
THE ALTERNATE SITE (on the east side of the Glenmore Reservoir, near the Big H)

Registration 8:45 - 9:10 am

Opening 9:10 am

9:30 am - 11:30 am
Fleet A - On shore activities
Fleet B - On the water sailing

11:30 am - 12:45 pm lunch

1 pm - 3 pm
Fleet A - On the water sailing
Fleet B - On shore activities

Closing at 3:15 (approx)

We will determine the sailing order of the two fleets (Gold and Green) at the event.

On Shore Activities

  • sailing related skills and games

Sailing

  • Close to shore short course racing (non-traditional, fun courses)
  • Each race around the course below has a target time of 10-15 minutes
  • Easy viewing from shore
  • Instructors on the water to ensure everyone is having fun


Sailing Rules 

  • Safe and fair sailing is the spirit of the day.
  • Starboard tack has right of way over other boats
  • Leeward boat has the right of way over a windward boat
  • Inside boats have the right of way at marks
  • Minor contact that doesn't cause damage to boats is ok
  • Contact that causes damage to another boat is not ok
  • Contact with the race committee platform in not ok
  • Instructors on the water may require a boat that has committed an infraction to complete a 360 degree penalty turn.
  • There are no protests. 
  • The above rules modify the Racing Rules of Sailing.

Club Location:
8601 24 St SW
(South Glenmore Park) - view map

Our facility is fully wheelchair accessible, including showers in the change rooms.

Mailing Address:
Box 72107, Glenmore Landing PO
Calgary, Alberta T2V 5H9

Phone: (403) 238-2044

Building / Maintenance Issues:
Call (403) 803-8201 or email us

Wind Forecasts

Connect with us:

Contact the Board

Racing fleets at the club:
SanJuan 21s (website and Facebook)
Fireballs (Fireball Alberta)



Thank you for the Amateur Sport Grant to purchase boats and equipment for our youth sailing program. 



Community Sport Partner

Member of

Sail Canada
Alberta Sailing Association