Sept 14, 2017

DirectorsIn accordance with Article 5.7.5(a) of the CPS-ECP Regulations, the Nominating Committee nominates the following individuals for election as Directors of CPS-ECP at the Annual General Meeting of members to be held on Saturday October 28, 2017 at Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

Charles Beall, AP
Toronto, ON
Toronto Power and Sail Squadron
York West District

Peter Bolton, SN
Comox, BC
Cape Lazo Power and Sail Squadron
Vancouver Island North District

 

Cathie Johnstone, P
Manotick, ON
Ottawa Power and Sail Squadron
Rideau District

Donald Macintosh, P
Markham, ON
Frenchman’s Bay Power and Sail Squadron
York East District

Marilyn McBeath
West Vancouver, BC
North Shore Power and Sail Squadron
Pacific Mainland District

Brian Reis, JN
South Bruce Peninsula, ON
Owen Sound Power and Sail Squadron
Georgian-Trent District

Douglas Stewart, AP
Vernon, BC
Okanagan Power and Sail Squadron
Western Canada Inland District

Brad Vermeersch
Toronto, ON
Toronto Power and Sail Squadron
York West District


In accordance with Article 5.7.5(b) of the CPS-ECP Regulations, the Nominating Committee recommends the following individuals to fill positions on the Executive Committee to be elected at the first Board of Directors meeting following the Annual General Meeting.

Chief Commander (Chair of the Board)
Charles Beall, AP
Toronto, ON
Toronto Power and Sail Squadron
York West District

National Executive Officer
(Vice Chair of the Board)
Cathie Johnstone, P
Manotick, ON
Ottawa Power and Sail Squadron
Rideau District

National Educational Officer
Peter Bolton, SN
Comox, BC
Cape Lazo Power and Sail Squadron
Vancouver Island North District

National Administrative Officer
Byron Buie
Richmond, BC
Fraser Power and Sail Squadron
Pacific Mainland District

National Secretary
Marilyn McBeath
West Vancouver, BC
North Shore Power and Sail Squadron
Pacific Mainland District

National Financial Officer
Douglas Stewart, AP
Vernon, BC
Okanagan Power and Sail Squadron
Western Canada Inland District

National Law Officer
Brad Vermeersch
Toronto, ON
Toronto Power and Sail Squadron
York West District

Biographies of the nominees are available on Member’s Moorings of the CPS-ECP website under Board of Directors. Member Login required.


Photo: Ashley Arnold‎

The Middens of Galiano Island

By Catherine Dook

We motored our way into Montague Harbour along a twisted channel with our engine muffled by the leaning trees.

“This is peaceful,” I told my husband, John.

“Look,” I pointed to an eagle sitting on the top of a tree overlooking the channel entrance like a sentinel giving permission for us to pass. Dignified, unruffled, his impassioned gaze noted and then dismissed us, as uninteresting and perhaps unworthy. I was tired. We’d pulled up anchor at Portland Island that morning, and the grind of the diesel engine had worn me down.

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Cruisers Yachts Cantius 50

Cruisers Yachts Cantius 50By: John Armstrong and Andy Adams
Photos: Cruisers Yachts Inc.

Almost a decade ago, Cruisers Yachts Inc., launched an entire line of express cruisers called “Cantius” (named after company owner KC Stock’s grandfather) that began with the 48Cantius then came the 54, the 60 and now the Cantius 50. In the fall of 2017, we will be at the debut of the 42 Cantius at the Fort Lauderdale International boat show.

These designs have a strong family resemblance withhandsome and distinctive linesand with a design philosophy that you could say, pioneered the new version of the express cruiser. 

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