2016 Membership Fees reduced!
Our new Membership Form is now posted under Files and Forms page. Kindly download and fill out the new form and along with your 2016 membership fees send in to the address on the top of the form.
New and Renewing Members must fill out the new form and mail in or give to the club treasurer.
Newell Sailing Club offers it's members excellent inexpensive access to Lake Newell. Leave your sailboat semi-setup at the club located within Kinbrook Island Provincial Park. Come and camp at Kinbrook Island Provincial Park and stay for awhile. Our members enjoy kayaking, windsurfing, catamaran sailing, dinghy sailing and larger cruiser style sailing from our facility on Lake Newell. The club offers it's members a lot of amenities including semi and secure storage of equipment, one parking spot per member for sailboats, secluded beach launching area, simple cooking facilities, no-charge launch fee at the park launch ramp, etc. For the racers we have hosted many regattas over the years and have actively promoted youth sailing programs starting with the optimist dinghy. We have a fair number of active racers and many recreational sailors in the club as well. Consider joining the Newell Sailing Club in 2015 and enjoy Lake Newell and the amenities of the Newell Sailing Club! Download a membership form from the Files & Forms tab above, fill it out and send it in with your payment. We welcome all new and returning members!
Please check our Buy and Sell tab to the left if you are interested in what's for sale.
Front row parking for larger trailer sailers
Special Thanks to the
Brooks Volunteer Fire Department
for their help at our annual Prairie Wind Regatta!
Thanks to our Sponsors Listed Below
Brooks Water Pure and Simple
2016 Calendar of Events/Notices
To Everyone who came out to the spring clean-up, thank you very much for helping get the club off to an early start. There were a number of jobs completed including a really good cleaning of the hall, trimming of the bushes/trees, sweeping the garage, fixing the doors and enhancing the storage of the new lawnmower shed, etc. etc.
Sailing - Windsurfing - Kayaking
Windsurf Clinic (open to the public and geared to the beginner and novice level), held at the club on dates Saturday May 14 1-4 pm and Saturday May 28 1-4 pm Weather permitting Small charge for equipment use. You are required to bring along a filled out copy of the Windsurf/Sailing/Kayak registration form under the Files and Forms tab and bring it along with your payment to any of the clinic dates. Phone the Sailing/Windsurfing/Kayaking person listed on the form for information.
Kayak Clinic Date Saturday June 25
Watch this spot for more information. Other possible organized events may include a catamaran event as well.
Prairie Wind Regatta 2016 July 9, 10th, Notice of Race is now posted on Regattas Page!
Camping spots available.
A total of 17 Sites have been placed on hold for you effective the night of Thursday, July 7th with checkout on the morning of Sunday, July 10th.
The site numbers held are I-143, I-145, I-147, I-149, I-151, I-155, I-156, I-157, I-159, I-165, I-167, H-107C, H-110, H-122, H-113, H-114, H-115.
These sites need to be booked and paid for by your registrants prior to Thursday June 23rd (two weeks prior to the event). Any sites not booked and paid for will be released on this date for sale to the general public.
Registrants need to call the Reserve Alberta Parks registration line @ 1-877-537-2757to complete this this process.
Please have them advise the RAP Call Center that the site is held under Newell Sailing Club with John Cormack as the contact person.
Corn Cob Sail and Social Aug 20th, 2016
Fall Cleanup and AGM date to be set later this season.
Nice Winter for Iceboarding