News & Events

Fall work in 2021 included improvements to the boat ramp to make it safer. It will still be slippery so be careful. A new executive has been installed. We are looking forward to a great season of sailing starting with the spring cleanup on Saturday April 30, 2022. Please come and help out, we start at 1 PM!

July 2022

The Prairie Winds Regatta planning is under way for July 9 and 10. With covid restrictions gone, we hope to be able to have a great turnout and our traditional wonderful meals. We are always looking for volunteers, so if you are interested in helping, please send us an email to

August 2022

An invitation to Alberta Sailors to attend our free Catamaran Clinic at Newell Sailing Club Aug 5, 6 and 7th 2022

This will be structured as a social, educational and sailing event.

· Free camping (tenting) will be available on our club’s grounds for the three days (Thursday evening, Friday, and Saturday nights).

· A flexible agenda of events will be scheduled (weather and wind conditions permitting).

· Useful information will be shared concerning boat maintenance and safety.

· There is no charge for this inaugural get together however donations to the sailing club will be accepted if you feel so inclined.

· Participants are responsible for bringing their own food and beverages (BBQ will be available for cooking).

Things to Bring

  • Bring your catamaran if you have one (but not required)

  • Personal Flotation Device (Mandatory)

  • Wet Suit or whatever keeps you comfortable.

  • Extra parts, tools and tape: you never know what you might need, be prepared.

  • Food and beverages (BBQ will be available for cooking)

Please RSVP to the following email address if you plan to attend.

You can also visit our website at the following link.

We are also interested in your sailing facility whether it is a publicly accessible boat launch facility, sailing club venue, or non-developed accessible shore line. Send us info on the Alberta lake where you sail. Even if you don't regularly sail there, information about the lake and the lake's accessibility is important information we would like to share on the catamaran website.