Skippers, there are some great crew available on the Crew Bank!

NSC’s Crew Bank is a wonderful resource for skippers looking for crew, whether you’re short for weeknight or weekend racing, or looking for someone to join you for a leisurely afternoon or evening sail. This year, there seem to be a lot of great crew interested in getting out on the water, but surprisingly, it seems many skippers are not taking full advantage of this resource. more…

Pssst … Racers, want in on a few good secrets?

There’s an old joke that goes, “How do you keep a secret from racers?” “Put it in the Sailing Instructions.” Nowhere does that seem to be more true than in Ottawa! The 2017 Sailing Instructions were published on NSC’s web site back in April, along with a list of the major changes, but one would think the information contained therein were classified secrets, known only to a privileged few. more…