Thank you to all our hosts, guests, participants, sponsors and volunteers for supporting the Ottawa Regatta. Information on the 2018 event will be made available in the near future so be sure to check back here for updates. We look forward to seeing you there!
For photos from the 2017 event please visit our Flickr album.
The 2017 Easter Seals Ottawa Family Sail will be setting sail on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the Nepean Sailing Club.
Our 22nd annual Easter Seals Family Sail returns with fun events like the pirate-themed Fuller Family Fleet Salute. Join our Easter Seals families kids and their families are invited to spend the day on the water with our volunteer Skippers in a pirate-themed water fight! The Easter Seals Family Sail offers a unique opportunity for Easter Seals children to not just benefit from, but also actively participate in, a fabulous day on the water. Following the family sail, a BBQ and Family Day full of activities is provided on shore at the Nepean Sailing Club.
Remember, it’s pirate-themed so costumes and props are encouraged!
Any skippers out there?
Volunteer your boat today and take an Easter Seals family out for the Fuller Family Fleet Salute pirate-themed sail (admission is free but fundraising is encouraged).
How to sign up:
1. Determine your boat’s captain / skipper.
2. Have the skipper register and provide boat information.
3. Each crew member wishing to fundraise must register under the Ottawa Regatta and appropriate Boat Name.
4. Share your fundraising link, collect online pledges and be entered to win great prizes!
For more information on the Fuller Family Fleet Salute contact Jennie Willson at email@example.com or 613.226.3051 ext. 222.
Bushtukah “Bring on the Bay” 3 km Open Water Swim.
If you are a swimmer, Saturday morning is for you! Check out the Bushtukah “Bring on the Bay” 3 km Open Water Swim. Registration is now open and spaces are limited. Visit bringonthebay.com for more information.
Over the past 20 years, our Regatta has raised over $875,000. Easter Seals assists families of kids with physical disabilities with the purchase of costly mobility equipment and communication devices. Easter Seals also owns and operates two fully accessible summer camp properties and is recognized as an industry leader in providing specialized recreation programs for kids with physical disabilities.
|9:30 a.m.||Family & skipper registration|
|11:00 a.m.||Fuller Family Fleet Salute (pirate-themed sail)|
|11:00 a.m.||On-shore activities: Rays Reptiles, face-painting, bouncy castle, carnival games & more!|
|12:00 noon||Family BBQ – free for all families, skippers, crew, volunteers and pirates!|