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2020 Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame Inductions to be held October 3

by Sail Canada 21 Sep 02:40 BST October 3, 2021
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The Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame and the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes at Kingston are pleased to announce that the 2020 Inductions to the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame, which was postponed because of the pandemic, will now take place on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 at the Kingston Yacht Club in Kingston, ON.

The 2020 inductees are:

  • David Miller - 1972 Olympic Bronze Medal in the Soling Class - B.C. (RVYC)
  • Paul Cote - 1972 Olympic Bronze Medal in the Soling Class - B.C. (RVYC)
  • John Ekels - 1972 Olympic Bronze Medal in the Soling Class - B.C. (RVYC)
  • Glen Dexter - 1977 and 1980 Soling Class World Champion - N.S. (BBYC)
  • Andreas Josenhans - 1977 and 1980 Soling Class World Champion - N.S. (BBYC)
  • Sandy MacMillan - 1977 and 1980 Soling Class World Champion - N.S. (BBYC)
  • Karen Morch - 1984 Olympic Gold Medal Windsurfer Demonstration Class - ON (RCYC)
  • Terry McLaughlin - 1984 Olympic Silver Medal Flying Dutchman Class - ON (RCYC)
  • Evert Bastet - 1984 Olympic Silver Medal Flying Dutchman Class - QC (RStLYC)
  • Terry Neilson - 1984 Olympic Bronze Medal Finn Class - ON (NYC)
  • Hans Fogh - 1984 Olympic Bronze Medal Soling Class - ON (RCYC)
  • John Kerr - 1984 Olympic Bronze Medal Soling Class - ON (RCYC)
  • Steve Calder - 1984 Olympic Bronze Medal Soling Class - ON (RCYC)
  • Lynn Watters - Renowned International Judge - QC (RStLYC)
Watch it live or online!

The Induction Ceremony will take place Sunday, October 3rd, from 2pm to 5pm at the Kingston Yacht Club (1 Maitland Street, Kingston, ON).

Due to Covid restrictions, seating is limited to 60 people. Due to a generous donation, there will be no charge for any of the 60 attendees, but preference will be given to family and guests of the inductees. In the worst-case scenario, if the fourth wave of Covid forces a cancellation of the event, the Induction ceremony would be reduced and would take place online. For more information, please contact Doug Cowie, Marine Museum of the Great Lakes Manager (tel: 613-542-2261 / email: ).

The inductions will be available for viewing via the Marine Museum's YouTube live-stream. To receive the link to the live-stream, register online at www.marmuseum.ca/cshof. There will be a $5 subscription fee to view the inductions on line, with all monies going in support of the Canadian Sailing Hall of Fame.

Additional donations or memberships applications to the museum will be gladly accepted!

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