Canadian Yachting February 2018 - 4

V A N T A G E P O IN T

P ro m o tin g C ru is in g C a n a d a T o E v e ry o n e
- a n d Y o u C o u ld W in A C ru is e !
A th o u g h t o c c u rre d to m e th a t if p e o p le w h o h a d n o b a c k g ro u n d in b o a tin g , c o u ld g o
b o a tin g w ith a n e xp e rie n c e d frie n d , th e y w o u ld p ro b a b ly le a rn a lo t a n d h a v e a p o sitiv e
in tro d u c tio n in to b o a tin g .
B u t th e re is a n o th e r w a y if a p e rso n d o e sn 't h a v e a n e xp e rie n c e d b o a tin g frie n d ;
b o a t re n ta l c o m p a n ie s. M o st b o a t re n ta l c o m p a n ie s o ffe r tra in in g . T h e ir in su ra n c e
c o m p a n y w o u ld d e m a n d th a t a n d o u r G o v e rn m e n t h a s a lre a d y a d d re sse d th e issu e .
T h e re is th e G o v e rn m e n t a p p ro v e d T ra n sp o rt C a n a d a R e n ta l B o a t S a fe ty C h e c k list
to e n a b le p e o p le to try b o a tin g w ith re la tiv e ly little e xp e rie n c e . S o , th e d o o r is o p e n to
n e w b o a te rs in C a n a d a .
N o w , th e la rg e st C a n a l b o a t c o m p a n y in E u ro p e is c o m in g to C a n a d a . L e B o a t is
e xp a n d in g in to C a n a d a b y o p e n in g a b a se o f o p e ra tio n s in S m ith 's F a lls, O n ta rio o n th e
R id e a u C a n a l. T h e y h a v e th e ir o w n "L e B o a t" b o a ts th a t a re d e sig n e d , b u ilt a n d
e q u ip p e d fo r sa fe , c o m fo rta b le c h a rte r c ru isin g .
T h e R id e a u w a s th e first c a n a l o f its ty p e in N o rth A m e ric a a n d it is a U N E S C O
W o rld H e rita g e S ite .
"T h e c a n a l" a s it's k n o w n lo c a lly, flo w s rig h t th ro u g h O tta w a to K in g sto n , O n ta rio .
It h a s a ric h h isto ry. B u ilt b e tw e e n 1 8 2 6 a n d 1 8 3 2 b y C o lo n e l Jo h n B y o f th e B ritish
R o y a l E n g in e e rs, th e sto n e -w a lle d c a n a l re c e iv e d a U N E S C O W o rld H e rita g e S ite
d e sig n a tio n in 2 0 0 7 .
O f th e 2 0 2 k ilo m e tre s stre tc h in g fro m K in g sto n to O tta w a , 1 9 k ilo m e tre s o f th e
c a n a l is m a n -m a d e a n d w a s d u g o u t b y h a n d . T h e c a n a l - w ith its 4 5 lo c k s, w a s o rig in a lly b u ilt fo r m ilita ry p u rp o se s to e sta b lish a se c u re su p p ly a n d c o m m u n ic a tio n s ro u te
b e tw e e n M o n tre a l, Q u é b e c , a n d K in g sto n .
B u ilt a s a re a c tio n to th e in fa m o u s W a r o f 1 8 1 2 , b y its c o m p le tio n in 1 8 3 2 , th e c o n flic ts w e re o v e r a n d th e n e w c a n a l tu rn e d in to a c o m m e rc ia l sh ip p in g ro u te a n d la te r,
in to th e p le a su re b o a t w a te rw a y w e k n o w to d a y.
A c c o rd in g to U N E S C O , a s a W o rld H e rita g e S ite , th e R id e a u C a n a l re p re se n ts a
"m a ste rp ie c e o f c re a tiv e g e n iu s" a n d m e e ts th e 1 0 d iffe re n t c rite ria n e e d e d to
se c u re su c h a p re stig io u s d e sig n a tio n . T h e c a n a l is "th e b e st-p re se rv e d e xa m p le o f a
sla c k w a te r c a n a l in N o rth A m e ric a , d e m o n stra tin g th e u se o f th is E u ro p e a n te c h n o lo g y
o n a la rg e sc a le ," U N E S C O sa y s. It is a lso th e o n ly c a n a l d a tin g b a c k to th e n in e te e n th
c e n tu ry "N o rth A m e ric a n c a n a l-b u ild in g e ra " to re m a in o p e ra tio n a l w ith m o st o f its
o rig in a l stru c tu re s in ta c t.
A n d , y o u c o u ld w in a R id e a u c ru ise !
T o h e lp in tro d u c e th e L e B o a t C h a rte rs to C a n a d ia n Y a c h tin g re a d e rs, w e a re
la u n c h in g th e "C ru ise th e R id e a u C a n a l C o n te st" w h ic h is sp o n so re d b y L e B o a t a n d
o p e n to m o st C a n a d ia n s to e n te r w ith o u t a p u rc h a se .
O n e lu c k y w in n e r w ill w in a g lo rio u s trip o n th e R id e a u R iv e r a n d C a n a ls sy ste m
th is y e a r w ith L e B o a t . D e p e n d in g o n a v a ila b ility a n d o th e r v a ria b le s, th e p rize is a 3
to 7 se v e n n ig h t c ru ise fo r u p to 6 p e o p le . E n tra n ts a re su b je c t to th e ru le s a n d c o n d itio n s fo r th is c o n te st; ru le s a n d re g u la tio n s c a n b e fo u n d a t w w w .c a n a d ia n y a c h tin g .c a
T o E n te r th e c o n te st, v isit th e C a n a d ia n Y a c h tin g d isp la y a t th e T o ro n to
In te rn a tio n a l B o a t S h o w , th e V a n c o u v e r In te rn a tio n a l B o a t S h o w o r th e H a lifa x
In te rn a tio n a l B o a t S h o w . O r, sim p ly g o to w w w .c a n a d ia n y a c h tin g .c a
C o n te st ru n s fro m D e c e m b e r 1 , 2 0 1 7 to F e b ru a ry 1 5 th . G o o d lu c k a n d g e t b o a tin g !

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C O N T R IB U T O R S A n d y A d a m s , J o h n A rm s tro n g ,
J o h n C u lte r, J e n n ife r H a rk e r, J o h n M o rris ,
M a rk S te v e n s a n d K a th e rin e S to n e
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C a n a d ia n Y a c h tin g is p u b lis h e d b y A D A S T R A
M E D IA IN C in a s s o c ia tio n w ith
K E R R W IL P U B L IC A T IO N S L IM IT E D .

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a n a d ia n Y a c h tin g is p u b lis h e d s ix tim e s a y e a r.
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T h e c o n te n ts o f th is p u b lic a tio n a re th e p ro p e rty o f K e rrw il
P u b lic a tio n s L im ite d a n d m a y n o t b e re p ro d u c e d in w h o le o r
in p a rt w ith o u t p rio r w ritte n c o n s e n t. W e e n c o u ra g e le tte rs to
th e e d ito r, s u b m is s io n s a n d q u e ry le tte rs fro m w rite rs a n d o u r
re a d e rs . F o r m a te ria l to b e re tu rn e d , p le a s e in c lu d e a
s ta m p e d , s e lf-a d d re s s e d e n v e lo p e . O c c a s io n a lly , w e a llo w th e
u s e o f m a ilin g lis ts to firm s o ffe rin g p ro d u c ts a n d in fo rm a tio n
th a t w e fe e l m a y b e o f in te re s t to y o u . If y o u d o n o t w a n t
y o u r n a m e m a d e a v a ila b le , p le a s e re tu rn y o u r m a ilin g la b e l to
u s m a rk e d D O N O T R E L E A S E .

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting February 2018

Vantage Point: Promoting Cruising Canada To Everyone
Club Profile: Ben Eoin Yacht Club and Marina
Travel Destination: Bayfield Inlet, Georgian Bay
Travel Destination: My Big Fat Greek Charter
Special Event: Vancouver Welcomed the Best of the Best 6mR Sailors
The Port Hole: New format for 2018
Sail Review: Sneak Preview - Six New Sailboats - US In-Water Sailboat Show, Annapolis
Power Review: Sabre 45 Salon Express
Power Review: Jeanneau NC33
Power Review: Four Winns H290 OB
Crossing the Line: Village Butty
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Welcome
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - 3
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Vantage Point: Promoting Cruising Canada To Everyone
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Club Profile: Ben Eoin Yacht Club and Marina
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Travel Destination: Bayfield Inlet, Georgian Bay
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Travel Destination: My Big Fat Greek Charter
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Special Event: Vancouver Welcomed the Best of the Best 6mR Sailors
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - The Port Hole: New format for 2018
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Sail Review: Sneak Preview - Six New Sailboats - US In-Water Sailboat Show, Annapolis
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Power Review: Sabre 45 Salon Express
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Power Review: Jeanneau NC33
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Power Review: Four Winns H290 OB
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Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Crossing the Line: Village Butty
Canadian Yachting February 2018 - Cover3
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