NSC’s COVID-19 Posture & Policies

Based on the rapidly degrading COVID infection rate situation in Ottawa, physical separation requirements have been increased to 3 metres/10 feet while on NSC premises. It is highly recommended that members, staff and service providers wear masks at all times outside. Gatherings of members in the yard, outside of immediate household members, remains strictly prohibited. more…

Yard Access During Provincial “Stay at Home” Order

As of 8 April 2021, members who wish to access the NSC yard to prepare their boat are required to fill out and submit this mandatory online form within 24 hours before their planned visit. In order to comply with Provincial regulations, members, and all persons accompanying them, must fill the form each day (24 hour period) they plan to be in the yard. Access cards are required. more…

Race Registration is coming

Due to the fluid nature of COVID restrictions, we are not quite ready to open registration for our Interclub race program. Monitor this space, and we’ll be sure to let you know when registration is open. Plans for the 2021 racing season have been underway for 6 months; assuming that Ottawa moves out of the red zone, our expectation is that our racing program will look very similar to that of September, 2020. more…

2021 Dock Top Replacement Project – Completed

This year’s dock top demolition has been completed in record time over the 20/21 March weekend. A and X dock mains are now having new stringers and decking installed over the next month. A big “Thank You” to all the hard working members who came out. Well done to all of you!!! No further volunteer work parties are required for this Spring.

2021 Crew Bank is Now Open

The NSC Crew Bank is now open for those looking for crewing spots, and for skippers/owners looking for crew. Whether you’re new to town, new to the club, or just looking for something different, the Crew Bank is a great way to connect with like-minded sailors looking for someone with whom to sail. more…