Glenmore Sailing Club
Looking for a venue for a private function? Our Clubhouse is a unique venue for your special occasion and is available for rent.  For more information, please visit our Clubhouse Rental page. 

Recreational sailor?
Interested in learning more, but want to "wade" in? Introducing our NEW Social Membership - $50 lets you eat and drink at the club (Wednesday and Friday nights), participate in our Friday fun sailing and coaching, and try your hand at up to two club racing outings.

Enrolled in Glenmore Sailing School?  Got a boat stall at Glenmore Park? 
Give us a try! We're offering 50% off full membership levels to first time members enrolled at the Sailing School and to boat stall owners. Contact for details.
Looking for Volunteer Credits? We rely on volunteer participation to keep the club fun and inclusive. Earn up to $100 back on next year's membership by earning credits. Go to the Volunteer Calendar to find an activity that suits your talents.


Calgary Yacht Club – Endurance Race - Aug 9, 2014CYC is hosting an Endurance Race on Saturday. We are looking for six teams of adventurers to participate in a fun, informal event. If you are GSC, or Newell, get a crew together and join the challenge. Teams are made up of four people, who race a laser and a 420 for six hours. See information below and contact me to register or answer questions. Beyond that, if you want to volunteer, let me know as well.

CYC provides the 420s...

So call your good buddies, make a team, and let me know.

Cheers, and happy sailing.

Art Buitenwerf

Calgary Yacht Club – Endurance Race

Aug 9, 2014.

Information/ Registration Email: Phone:403-560-7001

Purpose – To create an event where competitors race and socialize through the event and allow members to mix into teams of variable abilities/ages and support integration of the membership. In addition, to allow friend and extended families to be able to support the event with racing set very close to the club.

The race for 2014 will be six hours long. In future years, we may extend.

Rules-Racing Rules of Sailing will apply, more or less. Decision of the Race Committee will be final. Protests to be heard at midnight, in the middle of the lake. No boats allowed.

The Event. – The event will be run for teams of 4. For 2014, max 6 teams. Each team will be required to race one laser and one 420 continuously for six hours.

Briefing 10:00, Boat allocation 11:00 boat set up and practice race
start 12:00 finish 18:00 Course – The course will set up adjacent to the club and will have short legs of of approximately 400 meters allow for all of the action to be viewed from the yacht club lawn.

The pit area for changing crews or repairing boats will be between the two pontoons. The start area will be from the North pontoon and this will be the base for the race officer and lap counter. A simple triangular course will be used. A race official will be based in the pit area and the teams and crew changes will be monitored to
ensure every team member completes at least 60 minutes sailing in each type of boat. Equipment & Staffing undefined (also called Volunteers) undefined. We need seven people.

Email to register!!!

- Race officer, Lap Counter and Pit Official 4 people
- Safety Boat - Driver and Crew
- Mark Boat – DriverundefinedMarks will be mostly stationery for the event.
- 3 turning marks and outer limit mark
- 6 X laser and 6 X 420
On Shore
- Lap counter updated every hour, Camp fire, BBQ,Seating on the lawn, Lawn games

Prize giving at 19:30.

Food to be potluck style for awards presentation. –Bring your own meat, and bring something to share. All questions, registration, volunteering: email Ph: 403-560-7001

VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED TO host Fridays, RC Wednesdays, September Blender Regatta, Fall Regatta and Sunday Fall Series

Fridays are a great opportunity to host your family, colleages and friends at your club while earning your volunteer credits (3 credits/volunteer spots per night). Please note that you'll need to register as a team (i.e. we have set it up so that there is only one registration necessary - thinking this is more convenient for everybody). Our PRO has been excellent - so you can count on all the support you need to run the Races.

Dates still available:

August 29

WNR Dates Still available (3 credits/volunteer spots per night):

August 20

September 3

Fall Regatta

September 13 (9 spaces left)

Sunday Fall Series

September 21

September 28

October 5

October 12

Thanks for your support!

This coming Friday Family Fun night will be hosted by Darin McBeath and the police boat !  The Theme is Hawaiian so don't forget to dress up with your Lei on...


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

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

Phone: (403) 238-2044

Wheelchair Accessible
Our facility is fully wheelchair accessible, including showers in the change rooms.
Glenmore Reservoir Weather:
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