WELCOME TO THE

Kootenay Lake Sailing Association

ABOUT US

Sail with us on Kootenay Lake

Welcome to the KLSA (Kootenay Lake Sailing Association) website! KLSA is a not-for-profit group of sailors who enjoy getting together and promoting fun and safe sailing on Kootenay Lake. The Kootenay Lake Sailing Association was started in 2000 by a bunch of enthusiastic Nelsonites looking to expand sailing on Kootenay Lake.

EVENTS

Up for some friendly competition?

ReGATTAS

Every year we host several regattas throughout the summer months.

Beer can races

Wednesdays at 5pm and Sundays at 2pm from May to October.

& MORE

From Rum Cup Challenges in the Winter to clinics and socials, join us for some sailing-related fun!

Spinnaker run on Kootenay Lake
COMING UP

2019 Events

  • May 1 – Wednesday Beer Can Races Begin
  • May 5 – Sunday Beer Can Races Begin
  • May 25 – Safe Boating Week with Sail Nelson
  • June 1-2 – Learn to Crew/Race Clinic
  • June 16 – Father’s Day Stressless Regatta
  • July 1 – Canada Day Sail Past & Water Fight
  • July 12-14 – Nelson Regatta
  • Aug 31-Sept 1 – Gray Creek Regatta