Vic-Maui, the Sailing Adventure of a Lifetime!

6:00 PM


David Sutcliffe

Vic-Maui, the Sailing Adventure of a Lifetime!

First sailed in 1965, the Vic Maui International Yacht Race has delivered a Half Century of Challenge, Adventure and Teamwork to generations of sailors. Boats and crews come from Canada and the US, racers and cruisers, rock stars and Corinthians. Come to see and hear photos, videos and war stories. Learn about preparing for your own Vic-Maui in 2018 or 2020. Set sail for the adventure of a lifetime!


David Sutcliffe is the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club’s Vic-Maui Event Chair and a lifelong sailor. He has prepared boats and grained crews for offshore and ocean race and passages, including many Southern Straits, Swiftsure, Van Isle 360 and Oregon Offshore races, six Vic-Maui’s, a Transpac and two Sydney Hobart’s. He has raced and cruised in the Pacific Northwest, the South Pacific and beyond. David has a strong background in wireless communications, is a Sail Canada accredited Offshore Personal Survival – Safety at Sea senior instructor and a member of Sail Canada’s Offshore Group. Photo credit Dominique Labrosse.

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