2017 Waves regatta


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2017 Waves One-Design and Dinghy Regatta

June 30th to July 2nd, 2017

Today's Schedule of events

     July 2

Thanks for coming to WAVES 2017.  See you next year!

Volvo Sailing Series

For 2017, Waves is part of the Volvo Sailing Series! Sign up on the Volvo Sailing Series website to be eligible for prizes including Volvo Ocean Race Official merchandise.


Here are some photos from the RS Feva and Club 420 course and from the 29er course.  And from the Laser course.

Questions?  Need help?

Send a message to

          Peter Lyall, Regatta Chair   plyall@telus.net
  John Culter IRO, Principal Race Officer            Mobile/text: 604 908-3119
Email: jrculter at medi.net

Docking times

Here are the signal boat docking reports

Regatta Documents

Amendment No. 2 to the Sailing Instructions dated June 30, 2017

Amendment No. 1 to the Sailing Instructions dated June 30, 2017

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions


Laser course 

Double-handed course 
Optimist Dinghy course



Boat storage during the regatta

Because the dock at Royal Vancouver YC is under construction, boats other than RS Feva and Optimist Dinghy will be stored at Jericho Sailing Centre during WAVES 2017. The address is 1300 Discovery Street, Vancouver. Sail check is available at both Jericho Sailing Centre and Royal Vancouver YC.

Important notice about WATER

Competitors are encouraged to bring their own refillable water bottles. The regatta will provide refillable bottles at cost of $5. Please help us reduce plastic waste.

Also please note that boats are required to carry water bottles aboard while racing.

Other Resources

Royal Vancouver YC     Results Archive

Photos from WAVES 2016