Register today for the National Conference


Sept 7, 2016

Register today for the National Conference

It’s that time again and a FINAL reminder that if you have not registered for the National Conference and AGM in Vancouver the COST will be INCREASING from $230 to $260 AFTER September 12, 2016 so please be sure to register TODAY!

Also, don’t forget to book your tours when registering and take advantage of the optional lunches offered on Thursday and Friday that anyone can attend for $50 per person.

Conference website:

On-line Registration:

Vancouver Registration Form:|K=242679
And while you are at it, don’t forget to make your hotel reservations before the cost increases September 25, 2016.

National Conference in Vancouver, October 25 to 29, 2016
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel
1088 Burrand Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9
Group Reservations: 800-663-9255

Be sure to mention Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons
Run of the house Single room rate is $175 per night

See you in Vancouver!
Tracie Berekoff, P
CPS-ECP National Conference Chair


Related Articles

New Boats: Beneteau Oceanis 34.1 – A Sleek, Good -Looking Delight To Sail

By Katherine Stone

There is nothing more that I enjoy than being with friends and messing about in boats. Messing about in brand-new boats on a champagne sailing day on Lake Ontario at the beginning of the summer doesn’t get any better. To have the new owner, Helmuth Strobel and Anchor Yachts dealer Pancho Jimenez aboard made it even more special, as they can also speak to what they truly enjoy about the boat. We keep our own boat in a harbour that has a long waiting list for boats over 35 feet, so this little gem would definitely fit the bill and feels like a much bigger boat. True to the spirit of the 7th generation Oceanis line, the 34.1 is built in Poland and replaces the 35.1. It is 1,000 lbs lighter, 14 cm narrower and has 29% more sail area.

Read More


Telegraph Cove—from Resource Community to Tourist Delight

Text and photos by Marianne Scott

Telegraph Cove is a small indent situated on Johnstone Strait in the Salish Sea, 15nm southeast of Port McNeill and near Robson Bight, famous for its orca-rubbing beaches. The village has experienced many iterations with a long history—the harbour once served as a summer camp for the Kwakwaka’wakw who fished and hunted here beginning about 8,000 years ago. Many of their descendants still live in the area.

It’s a hopping place in the summer—winter only caretakers remain on site.

Read More