Welcome to CS West
CSOA (Canadian Sailcraft Owners Association) Forum
This is a source for CS discussions. The "digest" form is recommended as the most compact form of receiving the email. Any user can change to digest mode, and receive one message daily grouping all the messages sent that day.
"In celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, Boating BC Association has identified 150 of the most scenic and picturesque boating locations that the province has to offer."
Which places have you visited?
Click here for the list.
For Sale: Summer Ours, a Quanta 28. See the Buy and Sell for this new listing.
CS Yacht Owners West was founded in 1997. We are a group of boaters primarily from the Pacific Northwest, who race and/or cruise CS (originally, "Canadian Sailcraft") sailboats (CS 27, 33, and 36T designed by Ray Wall, and the CS 30, 34, 36M and CS 40 designed by Tony Castro. We also welcome owners of the Quanta, a 28 ft. sailboat designed by Ray Wall who is retired in the Victoria area and is a member of our group.
Our regular cruising grounds include: Puget Sound, San Juan Islands, Gulf Islands, Howe Sound, Georgia Strait and Desolation Sound and beyond. Most of our members live in the Vancouver, southern Vancouver Island and Seattle areas.
CS or Quanta Owner? Join us for -
CS West Events
November 4th Tech Session and Dinner
Read the write up and view the photos of our trip to the 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron facility and our November Dinner at the Glen Meadows Golf & Country Club. Go to the 2017 Events tab to read more.
September 5 - 8
Fall Rendezvous at Telegraph Harbour
The weather cooperated beautifully as thirteen boats showed up for the Fall Rendezvous at Telegraph Harbour Marina.
Activities included Happy Hour, breakfast courtesy of the CS executive, tai chi, a tech session, sing-along, annual bocce tournament, potluck barbecue, and muffin send off.
Read the write up and view the movie and photos.
Members Only Pages:
Helicopter Base Tour and Dinner photos
Telegraph H photos - new photos and a movie!
Buy and Sell - new listing of Quanta 28