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Chester Race Week

Chester Yacht Club

Record #: MDC0055
Last Modified: 31 Oct 2017
Last Full Update: 09 Apr 2014

Location

Located In Chester
Where To Find Us
21 South St, PO Box 290
Chester, NS B0J 1J0
Areas Served Municipality of the District of Chester ; South Shore Region

Contact

Social Media Facebook
Website chesteryachtclub.ca/
E-Mail cycmanager@chesteryachtclub.ca
Phone 902-275-3747
Contact Kim Johnson, Club Manager
Fax 902-275-2525

Description & Services

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The Chester Yacht Club is located on Mahone Bay which is along the south shore of Nova Scotia, Canada.  
 
The Bay is dotted with many Islands (some say one for every day of the year) which makes for beautiful sailing and boating of all kinds.  
 
Chester has a long history of yacht racing. 
 
Today the highlight of the racing season is Race Week.  
 
Taking place in August it is hailed as the largest fixed keel regatta in Canada. Racing now takes place in front of the CYC Club House.  
 
This section from a Chart shows Chester Harbour and the location of CYC. 
 
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up 
 
after 9 pm 19 +
Dates Annual event held Mid August - please contact for dates