Regatta Week 2014 -SOLD OUT!

Sold_outVolvo GHYRA Regatta Week 2014 was sold out by 08:31am on Monday February 3rd. Ontario Sailing’s Regatta of the year for 2013 has continued to gain in popularity as a very high number of last years competitors took advantage of the advanced registration leaving a limited number of spaces for new registrants, which opened at 9am on 1st February, 2014.

People who are still interested in joining the event (more…)

Regatta of the Year, 2013!

Regatta of the Year - GHYRA (John McMullen)Volvo GHYRA Regatta week 2013 received the award for Regatta of the Year from Ontario Sailing on Sunday 19th January.

John McMullen received the award on behalf of the GHYRA committee from Ontario Sailing at their AGM. This is a huge acknowledgement of the great success this regatta has delivered in only its 2nd year; the committee’s vision and commitment combined with great sponsor support, competitor’s enthusiasm and each GHYRA member club’s support is what has made this the favorite regatta in Ontario. (more…)

Helly Hansen announced as gold sponsor

HH LogoYet more exciting news for participants of GHYRA regatta week 2014.  Helly Hansen, One of the leading global brands of sailing apparel has agreed to sponsor the 2014 edition. Aside from providing much needed support, (more…)

Volvo of Oakville and Hamilton announced as title sponsor for a second year

Ghyra-Volvo-Regatta-Hor-with-logo (No Year) 363x107 TransWe are delighted to announce that for the second year running Volvo  -Oakville and Hamilton will be the title sponsor of Volvo GHYRA regatta week 2014. The Volvo team did a fantastic job in 2013 supporting the overall event and being part of the fleet at every stop over. (more…)

GHYRA regatta week 2014 launched

Lift Bridge 2Royal Hamilton yacht club hosted the seventh night party on Saturday, January 11th and over 100 people gathered together to share their experience from the 2013 addition along with the launch announcement of the 2014 event. As usual for GHYRA, a great night was had by all and within 24 hours priority registration for 2013 competitors was opened. (more…)