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Oakville Yacht Squadron

Site: Oakville Yacht Squadron

Service: Sailing School

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-338-9379
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Primary Contact Craig Thompson, Sailing School Director; Email:
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Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1956
Primary Executive Murray Souter, Commodore; Email:
Funding Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) a sailing school following the Sail Canada Learn To Sail program 
Courses: CANSail 
* approximately two-thirds of instruction on water and remainder on land classes  
* certificates awarded upon completion of respective levels 
Junior Sail Program: 
* Optimist Junior Sail Program for children ages 7-9 - Wet Feet 
* opportunity for young students to experience sailing and for early learn-to-race development  
* July and August classes available 
Youth Programs: 
* for children 10 years and older, July and August  
* dinghy fleet used for training  
* classes grouped by program level, age and ability 
Adult Programs: 
* Evening dinghy classes Jul and Aug  
Lessons offered are taught by Sail Canada certified Instructors
Hours Camps run 8:30 am-3:30 pm with extended camp care offered
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 70 year(s) 
All skill levels welcome
Application Email for information or register for programs online
Languages English
Fees Program
Site Information
Site Location Old Oakville
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
97 Forsythe St W
Oakville, ON L6K 3R7
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Intersection Navy St and Lakeshore Rd W
Mailing Address c/o OYS Sailing School 
PO Box 144 

Oakville, ON L6K 0A3
Physical Access Fully Accessible - clubhouse
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Boating ; Individual Sports ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Boating ~ Youth

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