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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-827-6437
E-Mail publicity@bhyc.on.ca
Website www.bhyc.on.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/bronteharbouryc
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/BronteHarbourYC
Primary Contact Barbara Keeley-Watt, Director of Publicity
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A club welcoming all boaters, power, sail and paddling with full racing and cruising program
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1962
Primary Executive Peter Kirkwood, Commodore; Email: Commodore@bhyc.on.ca
Funding Fees
Elections AGM November
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Sailing programs from basic to advanced racing levels 
Junior/Youth programs (6-17 yrs old): 
* Optimist (2,4, or 8 weeks)  
* White Sail Level (2,4, or 8 weeks)  
* Bronze Sail Level (4 weeks)  
* Silver/Gold Sail Levels (8 weeks) 
* class times 8:30 am-4 pm 
Visually Impaired Program: 
* Ontario's largest Visually Impaired Learn to Sail Program 
* one full week, usually scheduled in mid-late June, entirely led by volunteers 
* learn the fundamentals of sailing on 30 foot keel boats, seamanship basics, and some basic racing techniques 
* week ends with a race around audible marks 
Winter social events:  
* dances * dinners * pub-nights  
* appetizer nights 
* games nights 
* sailors nights  
* speakers * videos  
* courses  
* darts nights 
* fleet consists mainly of CL-14  
* advanced courses taught in Club 420  
* all dinghies have built-in buoyancy and are regularly tested for safety  
* all instruction given by Canadian Yachting Association certified instructors 
* docking facilities for boats visiting from affiliated yacht clubs 
* Rental facilities at the Club house are also available
Hours * Mon-Sun 4 pm-9 pm
Areas Served Halton South
Eligibility No restrictions * non-sailors and non-boaters welcome
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees Membership ; Program ; Call for information
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
2514 Lakeshore Rd W
Oakville, ON L6L 1H8
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Intersection Bronte Rd and Lakeshore Rd W
Physical Access Partially Accessible - only lower level accessible
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Boating ; Disability Related Sports ; Individual Sports
Service Categories Boating ; Boating ~ Visual Impairments ; Disability Related Sports ; Recreational Clubs

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