News Updates

April 29, 2019

The 37 Lake Garda Meeting wrapped up last week in Italy-.

2 sailors represented Canada at the event with great results!

Claire Ramsey (RNSYS) and Mats Braaten (PCYC) competed at the biggest one design regatta in the world in a week with perfect conditions and an amazing and competitve fleet that had representatives from 42 countries. 

For all training and racing days, the winds were between 10-18 knots with choppy waters and temperatures between 15-24C. 

April 18, 2019
March 26, 2019

One of our goals for 2019 is design a new CODA website with YOUR input. 

March 26, 2019

Many CAN Optimist sailors from all regions trained in Miami this March. 

Miami is known as the meca of sailing in the Northern Hemisphere during the winter and once again, it received our crew with optimal sailing conditions.  

January 25, 2019

The Birtannia Yacht Club is excited to be hosting the 2019 Canadian Optimist Championships!

Registration is now open! 

Please visit:

Or you can contact, Lisa Shishis, at

Looking forward to seeing eveyone in Ottawa!