October 14, 2016

ELECTRONIC NAVIGATION ESSENTIALS COURSE (TORONTO)

Saturday November 19, 2016  0930 - 1630

Humber Bay Sailing Centre
Trying to decipher and get the most out of all your electronic instrumentation to navigate and avoid collision? Chart Plotter, Electronic Charts, GPS, AIS,...

September 18, 2016

We are very excited about heading out for an extended period again. Vancouver and British Columbia have been amazing, but it  is time to wander again. We will take one last look at the west coast as we first head north to Kodiak, Alaska and the Aleutian Islands for a s...

January 25, 2016

In 1995 Ken and Carol made a plan to construct a boat and sail world-wide. They are now living that dream! Share their experiences in this inspirational, light hearted account of how they initiated their plan and brought it to fruition. Ken had sailed most of his life,...

January 18, 2016

The Vancouver Boat Show begins on Wednesday, January 20 and runs through to Sunday January 25. Once again they will be conducting their FREE educational seminars every day. Ken will be speaking on a number of topics, once each day..

A couple of new topics have...

January 3, 2016

 

 The Toronto Boat Show begins on Saturday January 9 and runs through to Sunday January 17. Once again they will be conducting their FREE educational seminars every day. Ken will be speaking on a number of topics starting on Monday January 11, and then daily until Janu...

November 18, 2015

Thirty five years ago I entered the construction industry, owning a company for most of that time. In the early days, I would walk on certain jobsites and cringe. Quite often, a single 10” wide cracked and splintered plank would be spanning an open staircase with a tra...

November 6, 2015

 

We have had many sailors ask us about our COB prevention method on Voyageur 10.10. It is quite difficult to describe accurately, so me made this video. We did it at the dock because of the difficulty to film it properly while underway.
The most important design featur...

September 21, 2015

Our schedule of courses for summer 2016 is almost finalized.Courses will take us along the coast of British Columbia, Haida Gwaii and Vancouver Island.

 

 It will be completed and posted by October 1, 2015.

We are also putting together the schedule for 2017 which will inc...

July 13, 2015

We have been having an incredible trip so far this summer on leg1, making our way north from Vancouve, through Cambell River, Seymour Narrows and Johnstone Strait.We stopped at Alert Bay for some R&R, hiking and checking out the Totems.Calvert Bay was not on our list o...

May 1, 2015

In all aspects of our lives, communicating is an essential skill that we use to make friends, build relationships and carry out everyday functions at work and play. Everyone has their individual style of communicating, some people being more effective at it than others...

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