Sailing Away: Dream to Reality and Beyond

Join fellow members and friends for a special presentation by Barrie residents and adventurers Carol and Ken Gilstrom.

Revel in the anguish and the euphoria of building a 45' sailboat from scratch, then sailing the unpredictable oceans of the world. The Gilstrom's will inspire you to pursue your own dreams, whatever they may be.

Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 19:00

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About Barrie Yacht Club


The Barrie Yacht Club Sailing School has been going on for over 20 years. It is the largest

Barrie Yacht Club's facility host many of our events

BYC Events Schedule! Please note - Wednesday night races start (the horn goes) at 630pm as

Racing Events at the Barrie Yacht Club

The Barrie Yacht Club has a long established racing program, recognized by many as the best

Support Forrest Wachholz

Forrest Wachholz is a tier 1 member of the Ontario sailing team. He is currently campaigning towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in the Laser class. He is a Barrie Yacht Club member and represents the club in competition. Forrest began sailing when he was 2 years old and began racing when he was 13 in the laser radial class. In 2014 he made the switch to the Laser full rig. Please be part of Forrest’s journey to the Olympics, give generously.