2019 Event Schedule

Here is a downloadable copy of the 2019 BLSC EVENTS SCHEDULE as of 14th April. Print and put up on your fridge!! (Warning: there may have been changes since April 14, please see below for up-to-date details.)

 




May

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    SUNDAY RACES, 2pm, STARTING DATE 5th MAY

    We will race every Sunday afternoon (except 10th and 23rd June) starting in May and ending September 16th. Remember, the water is cold in the early months of the year - wearing a wetsuit is a good idea. BBQ after first Sunday at approximately 4:30pm

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    WEDNESDAY RACES, 6:30PM, STARTING DATE 8th MAY

    We will race every Wednesday afternoon starting in May and ending September 11th. Remember, the water is cold in the early months of the year - wearing a wetsuit is a good idea. BBQ after first Wednesday at approximately 8:30pm

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    SUNDAY 12th, Mothers Day (Intro to Racing Day postponed to June 2)

    Racing as usual.

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    Friday 17th to Monday 20th May OMDA Weekend

    The Mirrors are here again, camping and racing, and of course our Sunday races will be run as normal.

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    Friday 31st Membership Renewal Deadline

    Member ID number and blue BLSC 2019 sticker must be on all boats.

  • June

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      SUNDAY 2nd - PRO Training before racing 10am

      All racers should attend, and non racers who have volunteered to run races.

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      Weekend 8th-9th Y Flyer Regatta - CANCELLED

      Contact Race Captain.

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      Saturday 15th COMMODORE'S WELCOMING WINE AND CHEESE 7-9PM

      EVERYONE is invited to this fun social event, especially new members. Come and meet your fellow sailors and if you would like, get paired up with a mentor who you can ask about the club, sailing, etc. Enjoy Blues music.

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      SUNDAY 16th FATHERS DAY

      Bring Dad to the club, watch the races, use the BBQ.

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      Wednesday 19th Longest Day BBQ after evening racing

      It is a tradition for the racers to stay after the racing on a Wednesday closest to the longest day to enjoy an informal BBQ.

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      SUNDAY 23RD The Wellington Cup

      To be held at Guelph Community Boating Club. ALL welcome to attend. No racing at BLSC. (Rain date June 30th.)

    • July

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        MONDAY 1st - Canada Day - Family Day

        All members invited to sail, join in or watch the races, followed by music, a BBQ, and ice cream! View Fireworks from the dock at sunset.

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        MONDAY 8th start of casual cruising and paddling

        Come ready to set off at 7pm for a non-competitive evening on the water in your sailboat, SUP, kayak, or canoe. Every Monday evening until August 26th.

    August

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      Sunday 25th COMMODORE'S CUP and DINNER.

      Junior regatta at 12 noon if any participants. Winner is awarded the Junior Trophy and ALL participants get prizes. Our usual Sunday races still count towards the Sunday Series, but in addition the winning boat this day is awarded the Commodore's Cup. Afterwards at approximately 5pm there will be a dinner catered by Fergies at which ALL CLUB MEMBERS are invited. Mexican music, food and fun.

    September

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      Friday August 31st to Monday September 3rd OMDA Weekend

      The Mirrors will be here again, camping and racing, and of course our Sunday races will be run as normal.

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      Wednesday  11th. Last Wednesday racing. BBQ afterwards. 6:30pm

      We will be running out of both ramp and daylight and this final Wednesday racing is often cancelled, watch our Twitter feed and/or our FaceBook page to see if it's a go or not.

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      Sunday 15th Last Sunday racing. 2pm BBQ afterwards.

      If there's wind and we can still launch the boats (sometimes at this time of year the water has dropped too far) the racing will be on. Watch our Twitter feed and/or our FaceBook page to find out.

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      Saturday 28th Club Closing Work Party. 9am - 1pm

      All members are asked to come and pack the club up for the winter - docks in, tables stacked, garbage collected, the clubhouse tidied away, etc. There will be the usual refreshments and lunch - please bring a salad or a dessert to share.

    October

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      Sunday 20th Fall General Meeting 2pm

      We look forward to seeing you to celebrate the season's events and discuss club business, oh and finally hand out some well deserved racing trophies.
      To be held at 21 Imperial Road South Guelph, the West End Community Centre Room 2 at 2pm.

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    Special Note

    Events marked *** have not been finalised and/or confirmed.

    Contact the relevant member of the executive for more information.