2014 Recreation Event of the Year!

Ghyra-Volvo-Regatta-Stack-with-logoWe are delighted to announce that Sail Canada has chosen GHYRA Regatta Week 2014 as the recipient of the 2014 Recreation Event of the Year!

GHYRA Regatta Week 2014 will be featured as the recipient of 2014 Recreation Event of the Year on Friday, February 6, 2015 at the Sail Canada Rolex Sailor of the Year Awards.

Following on from winning Ontario Sailing’s Regatta of the year in 2013; this is huge testament to the 2014 Committee, competitors and sponsors who together make this such a fantastic and compelling event.

Come to the 8th night party on January 17th to find out about the 2015 edition.

GHYRA Regatta Week 2015 – 8th Night Party

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Special Offers from Volvo of Oakville and Hamilton

Our title sponsors, Volvo of Oakville and Hamilton are delighted to make the following special offers to GHYRA participants:

  • $ 1,000.00 off the purchase of a 2015 Volvo for GHYRA members specifically ( Coupons available at the Volvo Booth)
  • Swag Bags (packed to the brim with free swag) (Majority to be handed out the first day, & following days after as requested at the Volvo booth)
  • A grand prize ballot draw (which will be available to fill out at the Volvo booth)
  • Volvo Swag at the booth available to GHYRA members


Update for Day 1 at the Oakville Club

Aerial View of Oakville HarbourThe Oakville Club welcomes you after 1:00 pm; Larry and his team will be monitoring 68. Call in for your slip assignments and the team with be there to assist you.  If you would like to come to the club on the 4th, please contact Larry to make arrangements 905 845 0231 ex 221.

Once you have your slip, head over (more…)

An Important Update from Our Cruise Director

Our Cruise Director, Alison Jones, will be in command of the whole fleet for the first event therefore its important that you read her message below:

Fellow Participant,
http://www.dreamstime.com/-image12461722In preparation for the GHYRA week activities we want to ensure that everyone is able to spend as much time as they see fit before “Crossing the Line” 6:30 pm on Saturday 5 July at the Oakville Club

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You will need to be there in the afternoon to pick up your Skippers bag (with a ridiculous amount of free swag in it!) and participate in activities setting you up for the following day. (more…)