Race Team

The RNSYS Race Team represents the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron at local, regional, national and international regattas. In recent years members of our team have competed in the World Youth Championships, in Olympic Class regattas and at many national championships. Through support of racing, the Squadron hopes to help develop sailors who will go on to represent Canada at major championships around the world.

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General information:

  • Participants MUST be Junior Members of the RNSYS 2019 RNSYS New Member Package and Application Form
  • Team members must supply their own boats (some charter boats available - please contact Coordinator of Sail Training for further information).
  • Sailors must provide approved PFD
  • Coaching at selected regattas is included in the program price. A detailed regatta schedule will be provided following registration


Course descriptions:

For detailed information, including schedules and costs, contact Agustin Ferrario at [email protected] 

Singlehanded racing: For Laser and Laser Radial sailors, this team provides training and competition opportunities across the region. 

2019 Laser Race Team Schedule  2019 Radial Race Team Schedule


Optimist racing: An introductory racing program for those with some Optimist sailing experience.  

2019 Opti Race Team Schedule


420 race programSailors with White Sail 3 or higher will enjoy this course that introduces them to basic doublehanded racing skills. 

2019 i420 Race Team Schedule


2019 Race team fee structure Download your copy of our fee structure.

2019 Race Team Fees pic

July 4 World Champs BBQ



Sponsors of the Marblehead to Halifax Ocean Race 2019:

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