National Authority for Sailing

Sail Canada is a Registered Amateur Athletic Association with charitable status, designated by the Government of Canada as a National Sport Organization representing the sport of Sailing. The Association represents all participants including recreational sailors and high performance athletes at the club, provincial, national and international level.

Sail Canada represents the interest of:

10 Provincial Associations
255 Clubs
30 Class Associations
34 Camps
1,500 Active Coaches and Instructors
80,000 Active Members
Over 1 Million Canadian Sailors


Vision Statement

Sailing to Win - Sailing for Life

Mission Statement

To Make Sailing a Lifelong Activity for Canadians Through Excellence in Competition and Training. 

CYA Letters Patent

Provincial Sailing Associations

Sports Organizations in Canada

International Organization for the Sport of Sailing

National Sport Centres