Ruckus Christmas Dance

Events at PYC: FRIENDLY REMINDER!

  Public PYC Events: The good news is that we are back to full capacity (150 people indoors), and this makes us hopeful that we can hold our Christmas Dance on November 27th. Dancing is now permitted with masking! However, as you probably already know, government rules dictate that, for the next while, we (at…

Members Sailing Race & BBQ

REMINDING PYC MEMBERS!!! Looking for something fun to do on Saturday night?!!! The annual Shearwater to Petpeswick Sailing Race will be held on Saturday, September 4th. The Racers are planning a steak barbecue at the PYC clubhouse and have arranged some easy listening music during the evening, which will be provided by the duo, Gail…

NOVA SCOTIA OPTI PROVINCIALS

  BEST OF LUCK IN THE NOVA SCOTIA OPTI PROVINCIALS TO OUR YOUNG PETPESWICK YACHT CLUB SAILORS!!!!!! The Nova Scotia Opti Provincials will be hosted by the Hubbards Sailing Club on Monday August 30 and Tuesday August 31. Aidan Aaboe McIntosh will be racing in the Opti Open fleet and Chloe Aaboe will be racing…

Sea Kayaks Skill Course

  On June 10/11 the Petpeswick Yacht Club was pleased to pair up with Norse Cove Kayaking from Tangiers, Instructors Karl Vollmer and Werner Venter, to present a Paddle Canada Level 1 Sea Kayaks Skills Course. Over the two day course seven participants learned valuable paddling techniques, assisted rescues, self rescues and instruction on reading…

Operations Update

  Due to Covid-19, the Learn to Sail program must stay outside as much as possible. We are using the shaded areas under trees as classrooms. For the safety of the children and your equipment, please do not park cars, trailers, or boats in the shaded areas of the 2 big trees down near the…

2021 Boat & Dock Launch

  Drone video courtesy Gail Fulop of the 2021 marina launch. We’re ready to start the boating season and great shots of Petpeswick Inlet. Drone video (2:28 secs)

Learn to Sail Update

  As Nova Scotia moves through Phases of reopening, protocols change often. Currently, sailing students are required to have clean masks for indoor use. If it rains they can go inside and do sailing related activities, and this will require wearing masks. PYC Learn to Sail has opened more spots for sailing students, including 1…

Marina Update

  The marina is now set up and ready for our members to enjoy. Electricity is connected already and water will be connected this week. You will notice some yellow devices dangling in the water from some slips. These are part of an environmental study of invasive species that we are involved with. Please do…

Weekend Cruise Update

  We are still planning to host the PYC Weekend Cruise on July 3rd. We will have a skippers meeting on July 2nd at 7:30pm to address any changes to the event notice that has been posted. The Anchorage is known as ‘False Passage’ and is part of the 100 Wild Islands. All boaters are…