Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron
The RNSYS is primarily a sailing club and it is our goal to encourage and enhance the sport of sailing within our membership and community. Home to close to 900 members from Canada, the United States, and international regions, the RNSYS is proud to offer instructional programs and on water activities for all ages, with our learn to sail program being the largest in Atlantic Canada.
We also offer many social programs and accompanying facilities to ensure a wonderful experience for all. RNSYS membership offers: Year-round and fully serviced boatyard facilities Professionally organized and competitive sailing Renowned youth recreational and racing programs Informative, hands-on adult sailing programs 80′ x 30′ outdoor heated swimming pool & wading pool Fun and safe swimming lessons Year-round dining and bar facilities Private meeting and reception rooms Complete calendar of social events Access to various world-wide reciprocal clubs Count on our full-service boatyard for the best in care and attention:
Diesel and gasoline dock Pump out facility Haulout, winter storage and launch services Marine railway (capacity: 30 tonnes) Jib Crane (capacity: 10,000 lbs.) Spar Crane (capacity: 1,500 lbs.) Your vessel-servicing needs can be easily handled by our experienced boatyard staff. If your requirements are outside their expertise, they can recommend a specialized contractor in the marine field.