Membership

Member Benefits/Services        Maple Leaf Fund Members

Camps

This membership category refers to camps who offer sailing instruction. A flat membership fee of $230.00 (for 2016) is paid to Ontario Sailing of which 50% is then forwarded to Sail Canada.

Affiliate Organizations

This membership category refers to associations outside of the club arena.
From disabled sailing organizations to local handicapping associations, Ontario Sailing represents the sport of sailing at all levels.  A flat membership fee of $230.00 (for 2016) is paid to Ontario Sailing of which 50% is then forwarded to Sail Canada.

Yacht/Sailing Clubs

Yacht clubs, sailing clubs, community clubs and windsurfing clubs are the foundation of Ontario Sailing’s membership. There are over 100 clubs that are currently members of Ontario Sailing.  Membership is paid to Ontario Sailing and 50% of that amount is forwarded to Sail Canada.

For information on how to register your club as a member of Ontario Sailing, please contact Glenn via email or 1-888-672-7245 ext. 224.

To find out more about the many benefits that are offered to our members, see our Member Services/Benefits.  To acquire the password, please contact your club’s Ontario Sailing contact or call 1-888-672-7245 ext. 221 or contact Ontario Sailing via email.

All persons recognized as members in good standing of an Ontario Sailing member club are considered to be members of Sail Canada.  A club listing of all members should be provided to Ontario Sailing/Sail Canada so that services may be provided to all individual members.

Community Clubs

This membership category refers to community or co-op clubs where the club owns the boats and members pay to share these boats. Membership is paid to Ontario Sailing and 50% of that amount is forwarded to Sail Canada.

For information on how to register your club as a member of Ontario Sailing, please contact Glenn via email or 1-888-672-7245 ext. 224.

To find out more about the many benefits that are offered to our members, see our Member Services/Benefits.  To acquire the password, please contact your club’s Ontario Sailing contact or call 1-888-672-7245 ext. 221 or contact Ontario Sailing via email.

All persons recognized as members in good standing of an Ontario Sailing member club are considered to be members of Sail Canada.  A club listing of all members should be provided to Ontario Sailing/Sail Canada so that services may be provided to all individual members.

Sailing Schools (Dinghy)

This membership category refers to schools or clubs who offer a learn-to-sail dinghy program.  A flat membership fee of $280.00 in 2016 is paid to Ontario Sailing (unless you are a club and have paid the club membership fee then you are not charged an additional fee to be listed under this category as well).  Fifty percent of the membership fee is then forwarded onto Sail Canada.

Cruising/Power Schools

This membership category refers to schools or clubs who offer a learn-to cruise/power program.  A flat membership fee of $280.00 in 2016 is paid to Ontario Sailing of which part of the fee is then forwarded to Sail Canada. For organizations that run from multiple locations on a part or fulltime bases pay 50% of the fee for each of subsequent sites ($140.00 in 2016 for the second and multiple sites thereafter) Any member clubs who also offer Learn to Cruise/Power courses must also pay the additional membership fee. Individual Instructors that offer certification and run their own school (this includes those that charter a boat to run courses) must register as a Cruising School.

We remind those that run learn to sail programs that they must register their coach boats as commercial vessels. Those clubs or schools that teach on keelboats and powerboats with an instructor aboard must register with Transport Canada as a Recreational Boating School.

Registration fees for CANSail learn the sail and learn to cruise fees are payable per registered student and the fee is set in a contract between the club/school/camp and Ontario Sailing before their account for the current year is activated.

Charters/Time Shares

This membership category refers to organizations that offer sailboat chartering.  A flat membership fee is paid to Ontario Sailing of which 50% is then forwarded to Sail Canada.  If you are interested in becoming a Charter member, please contact Ontario Sailing via email or 1-888-672-7245 ext. 221.

 


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