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Hubbards Sailing Club

CANSail 5 & 6

The CANSail 5 & 6 program is offered in two-week sessions. Each program runs Monday to Friday both weeks, from 9:00pm to 4:00pm. Here are the session dates for 2018:

  • July 2 -13
  • July 16 - 27
  • July 30 - August 10
  • August 13 - 24

This program offers instruction for three types of boat - Optimist and 420 (available from HSC), or Laser (supplied by the sailor)

The Optimist - for sailors under 15 years of age

Participants must have Coach approval. Sailors will work on refining boat handling skills, tactics, and strategy. This team's goal will be to travel to local and possibly out of province events representing HSC. Sailors will receive Optimist specific coaching from a race team coach. Regattas may fall on weekends and will require support from parents/guardians for team travel.

420 & Laser - for sailors up to age 18

The Race Team will work on refining boat handling skills, tactics, and strategy. This team's goal will be to travel to local and possibly out of province events representing HSC. Sailors will receive Laser and 420 specific coaching from a race team coach. Regattas may fall on weekends and will require support from parents/guardians for team travel.  

Cost for Participants

  • $445.00  (HST charged on 420 and Laser classes) -  for each two-week session (includes use of HSC boat)
  • $16 - Annual Sail Nova Scotia fee (we remit this fee on your behalf)
  • $30 - Annual HSC Junior Membership fee. This fee is waived if you hold a Family Membership
  • Bringing your own boat? Deduct $50 per session
  • Planning to participate in regattas?  Add the Sail Canada Membership fee of $32.00