Canadian Sailing team

Each year, over 45 athletes, sailing one of the 11 Olympic or Paralympic Classes, qualify for the Canadian Sailing Team via a National Qualifying Regattas, European Championships or World Championships. Younger athletes (18 years and under) strive to reach the status of Canadian Youth Sailing Team member at the annual CYA Youth National Championships. In this section, find out more about the steps required for success in both youth and Olympic competitions, information on doping restrictions, and glimpse at the background of the current top Canadian athletes.

Canadian Sailing Team Members

National Team Pathway  **NEW**

National Team Selection Criteria (including Qualification Criteria for specific events)


Olympic and Paralympic Classes


Canadian Olympic Sailing Team History

Ethics (Doping, Eligibility, Misconduct...)

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