Category Archives: general interest

Generally for information about non-SKABC initiated activities, e.g. presentations by third-parties that may be of interest to our members.

Celebrate BC Trails Day and World Oceans Day

BC Trails Day on June 5th – film night coming up The first ever BC Trails Day was on Saturday June 5th.   SKABC supports this initiative by the Outdoor Recreation Council of BC to recognize the importance of our trails … Continue reading

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Special offer: JF Marleau and Justine Curgenven’s books, DVDs

JF Marleau, our February guest presenter and owner of SKILS, is extending a special offer to all SKABC members on two of his books that were recently updated and published at the end of 2020: Navigation Sea State & Weather … Continue reading

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Rescue practice videos

The club isn’t able to organize group rescue practice sessions quite yet. Here’s some viewing that can help if you’re going to practice with a partner. Thanks Sue Johnson for sending these along — great to watch if you’re unfamiliar … Continue reading

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Guest speaker resources and links from Jackie Hildering

SKABC welcomed Jackie Hildering as guest speaker on humpback whales for our January club meeting. Here is a message from her with links she referenced in her presentation. Thank you again so much for your interest and enthusiasm for “The … Continue reading

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Sea Kayak calendar for 2021 available

SKABC Member Mike McHolm is very proud to announce that his company Westholme Graphics has produced a Sea Kayak themed Calendar for 2021. The Calendar features paintings by his father David McHolm. It’s a collaboration of images from Mike’s kayaking … Continue reading

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