Fleet Quarterly Report – Fall Q4 2016

Well Frostbite Sunday racing has ended and the annual club haul-out has begun, drawing to a close another super NSC sailing season on the Ottawa River! Time for the final fall 2016 report on club sailing activities.   It certainly has been a particularly active and engaging season for the member’s organised sailing program this year. more…

Fleet Quarterly Report – Summer Q3 2016

It’s towards end of August and as the Commodore’s update noted, our club is vibrant with member activity across the board. Whether we’re day sailing, cruising overnight, sailing in a club event, or simply messing around with boats, sailing and boating at NSC is alive and well. more…

The Summer Equinox: August Update from Your Board

Tuesday August 2 was the midpoint of our Boating Season, halfway between Launch and Haulout. Our “Summer Equinox”. Our Club is vibrant: social events, fundraisers, regattas, racing and members simply enjoying themselves and their boats. Your Board is beginning the process of looking ahead to 2017 with budget and strategic plans. For now, a few updates: more…

Race Committee Volunteers Needed

RC volunteers are needed in September and October, particularly on Thursday evenings, and Sunday afternoons in October. If you haven’t yet done your RC duties, please sign up on-line. If you have raced regularly this season and you don’t do any RC duty before the end of the year, per SI 21.12, you will not be allowed to register in 2017 until you sign up for RC Duty. more…

Construction Notice to NSC

Beginning July 2016, the City of Ottawa will begin construction work in the Crystal Beach Community. To see how this will affect the entrance of the Club please review the City of Ottawa Notice.

Crew Table added for Wednesday dinghy & catamaran racing

The Crew Table is the place to pick up a ride on a race night. Skippers will often look for crew if they are short. All members are welcome, but we extend a special invitation to new, and potential, members to try this out. New for 2016: for Wednesday dinghy and catamaran racing, a Crew Table is in the tent next to the sailing school. more…