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Final VARC results for the 2018 season are available here

VARC Sailor Survey for 2018 can be found here

Volunteer of the Year

Without volunteers, sail boat racing in Vancouver would not exist. It’s that simple. So many people volunteer hundreds of hours to make racing in Vancouver and our VARC series the success that it is. We, at VARC, are very grateful to all of them and a big shout out and thank you to you all! But each year, one person stands out in the crowd. This year, for us at VARC, it is Jennifer Ross. Below is a list of what Jenn has volunteered for, and educated herself in for the sailing community. Thank you does not seem enough for someone who is so dedicated…..but…..thank you Jenn, for your hours of dedication to educating yourself, and volunteering so that we all can enjoy what we love to do in this amazing place, racing our sailboats in Vancouver.
 
VRC Executive – Race Officer
VARC Board as co-Club Rep

VARC Races
– PRO Southern Straits (WVYC)
– PRO VRC Summer Regatta
– PRO Howe Sound Regattas (Sport and VARC)

VRC Races/Series
– RO Polar Bear Series
– RO Ken & Barbie
– RO SHAG

Other Regattas/Series:
– RO Hobie Division 4 Championships
– RC volunteer several 2017-18 Snowflake races
– RC volunteer two WVYC Wednesday evening races

BC Circuit
– Chief Judge (PC) BC Championships (and RC volunteer Opti & Green Opti courses)
– Chief Judge (PC) Whistler Regatta (and RC volunteer Finish Line)
– Judge (PC) Kitten Cup (injured, so no RRS42)
– Judge (PC & RRS42) WAVES Dinghy Regatta
– Judge (PC & RRS42) Pumpkin Bowl

Canadian Optimist Championships
– Chief Judge (PC & RRS42)

 
Jenn’s most recent personal development: Advanced race management course delivered by Sail Canada (done just days ago)
 
(Jenn was unable to attend our VARC Awards celebration at WVYC as she was at the AGM for Sail Canada as the VRC rep)

2018 Events


RVYC Fraser River Lightship
September 29
Results (ORC)
Results (PHRF)


WVYC Howe Sound Regatta

September 15
Results


DCYC Deep Cove Regatta

September 8-9
Results


TCYC Vancouver – Shenzhen Challenge 
(English Bay Scramble)
August 11 – 12
Results (Scramble)
Results (Sunday)


SOAR
July  27-29
Results


VRC Summer Regatta
July  14-15
Results

Waves Keelboat Regatta Weekend
June 23-24
ResultsMartin Marine Round Bowen Race
June 9
Results


Halibut Bank/ Popham Island Race
April 28
 Results


RVYC Day Race
April 14
Results


The 50th Annual Southern Straits
March 30 – April 1 
Results

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