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CORK/Sail Kingston Annual General Meeting April 2nd 2016/Assemblée générale annuelle de CORK/Sail Kingston sur le 2 avril

CORK welcomes all sailing enthusiasts to attend the CORK/Sail Kingston Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Saturday April 2nd at the Kingston Yacht Club (1 Maitland St).

There will be a social gathering/light lunch at 12 noon, followed by the AGM which will start at 1300 hours.  The CORK Board looks forward to see you there!!

Please contact the CORK office for more information, sail@cork.org and 613 545 1322

CORK accueille tous les passionnés de voile pour venir à l’Assemblée générale annuelle de CORK/Sail Kingston  le samedi 2 avril au Kingston Yacht Club (1 rue Maitland).

Il y aura un petit déjeuner/ social à 12:00, suivie par l’Assemblée générale annuelle qui débutera à 13 heures. Le Conseil d’administration de CORK aimerais vous y voir !

SVP, contacter CORK pour plus d’informations….sail@cork.org, 613 545 1322

Notice of Race CORK 2016/Avis de Course CORK 2016

Spring is almost here and it is time to get ready for racing this summer!

Please check out the draft notices of race for 2016 CORK Regattas and the J/22 World Championships being hosted out of Portsmouth Olympic Harbour this summer via the CORK Event Page.  At this time you can also register as a competitor or volunteer.

Come join in the fun!

Notices of Race are available via:

  •  CORK International Optimist Regatta August 11-14th
  •  CORK International & Sail Canada Youth Championships August 14-18th
  • 29er North American Championship August 14-18th
  • Olympic Classes Regatta & Sail Canada Senior Championships August 19-24
  • Finn Eastern Championship August 20-23
  • J/22 World Championship August 19-25

HAPPY SAILING!

Le printemps est presque là et il est temps de se préparer pour la course cet été!

Se il vous plaît vérifier les préliminaires d’avis de cours des nombreuses régates de CORK et les Championnats du J/22 qui sont prévues pour le port Olympique do Portsmouth cette été! A ce moment vous pouvez également vous inscrire comme  concurrent ou un bénévole .

Vous pouvez aller directement aux avis de cours par:

BONNE VOILE!!

The Etchells Canadians are coming to CORK

CORK is excited to announce that the Etchells Canadians are coming to Kingston in 2016! This Canadian championship will be hosted by CORK in cooperation with the Etchells class.  The regatta runs from July 22-24th at Portsmouth Olympic Harbour.

Updates will be posted on the CORK website as they become available.  Visit www.cork.org  for competitor information, travel to the venue, accommodation, and other amenities in the City of Kingston.

CORK hosts annual events in August and September.  The 2016 schedule is now posted online.

Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Twitter @CORKKingston

CORK website: www.cork.org

CORK Regatta Office: (613)-545-1322

Email: sail@cork.org

Address: 53 Yonge Street, Kingston Ontario

Congratulations to the CORK team!

2015 SC Regatta Management Award picture

The Chisholm Award for Excellence in Race Management was presented to the CORK/Sail Kingston team this past weekend at the 2015 Sail Canada Awards.
2015 was a remarkable year for CORK. Exceptional delivery of three Laser World Championships was a huge undertaking. The CORK team exceeded all expectations every day both on the water and ashore.
Congratulations to all of our volunteers this award is for you!

Sailing Shot pictures taken at the event
http://www.sailing.ca/the-results-are-in–p199284

Ila Colborne

It is with the greatest regret that the CORK Board of Directors forwards this notice of the passing of Ila Colborne on Thursday this week.  Ila was an exceptional volunteer. She helped with results and registration and then when CORK was at a low ebb took over running the office – phone calls, email, coordination with book keeper … Just what was needed. She performed all these duties in a no-nonsense, straight forward and friendly manner. She almost never arrived at the office without a cup of Timmies for everyone she thought would be there. She will be greatly missed.

 

COLBORNE, Ailwen ‘Ila’ – Entered into rest on Thursday, January 28th, 2016 in her 82nd year at the Kingston General Hospital. Ila Colborne (née Jenkins) was predeceased by her parents Tom and Liz Jenkins and 2 brothers Del and Mike Jenkins. Mother of Fred Stephenson and his wife Karen and her beloved grandson Shaun. Aunt Ila to Greg, Marty, Gordy and Del Jr. Jenkins and to Michael, Pat, Megan, Paul and John Stephenson and the late Tanya. The family will hold a celebration of her life at a later date as was her request. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Napanee Humane Society would be appreciated by the family and may be placed through the PAUL G. PAYNE FUNERAL HOME, BOX 324 ODESSA, ON K0H 2H0 . Online condolences may placed at Payne Funeral Home