Author Archives: Content Elf

40th Anniversary Newport Regatta Report

On July 13-14 eleven 505s convened in Newport, Rhode Island for the 40thAnniversary Newport Regatta that also served as the New England Championship.  Teams travelled from Ottawa, Toronto, Western New York and Florida to compete with a host of other … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Eastern North American Training Regatta- Kingston Ontario

Report from Dave Adams: There is no question about it, travelling and participating in regattas is key to a successful 505 career. There is no substitute but sometime you just want to try stuff out in a “sorta” race environment … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday – John Moss 85 Years Young

An early adopter and pioneer of 505 sailing in Canada. His passion for the class has been passed down through two generations. A fleet builder, to say the least.

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Gear Review

Great gloves. Cheap, durable and comfortable.

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Report on the Espoir Camp

Twelve sailors from 15 to 30+ years old took part in this year Espoir camp on Sunday June 30 at NSC. This year, all participants were members of NSC. They were part of the club’s youth 420 racing team or … Continue reading

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Old 505 Footage

For an excellent website documenting old footage of past regattas, look no further than: https://www.sail-world.com/news/274169/The-oldest-footage-of-505-racing

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Nepean One Design – Regatta Report

Record participation at NOD 2024 NOD 2024 saw a record registration of 16 teams including 14 U25 sailors form USA, Toronto and the Ottawa areas. Racing was cancelled on Saturday has the wind did not show up but Ethan Bixby … Continue reading

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2 Generations of the Moss Family

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