Executive Order 20-12, from Governor Kate Brown, and a very similar Executive Order from Governor Jay Inslee, directs everyone in out states to stay at home to the maximum extent possible and adds to the list of businesses that will be temporarily closed to stem the spread of COVID-19. These went into effect Monday, 3/23/2020 and will remain in effect until ended by the Governors. What does that mean for OWSA?
Published 4:57pm on 25 Mar 2020
The health and safety of our members and our community is a priority for Oregon Women's Sailing Association. As we communicated last week on our website, we are monitoring the latest developments related to the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), and will follow recommended practices issued by federal, state, and local health organizations. Based on the rapid spread of this virus and recommendations from state and federal health organizations, the OWSA Board has decided to
Published 7:52pm on 16 Mar 2020
The health and safety of our members is always a top priority for the Oregon Women's Sailing Association. We are monitoring the latest developments related to Novel Coronavirus, and will follow recommended practices issued by federal, state, and local health organizations. If we decide to postpone or cancel meetings or events, we will make an announcement via our website, and also send out email to our current member mailing list. At this time, our currently scheduled events will
Published 8:38pm on 11 Mar 2020
Published 5:24pm on 7 Mar 2020
Life as an OWSA sailor just got easier! The OWSA fleet is being moved to McCuddys Marina at 2915 NE Marine Drive. No more inching along on I-5 - just use MLK, NE 33rd, or NE 122nd and Marine Drive to get to McCuddy's parking lot just west of 33rd on NE Marine Drive.
Published 4:55pm on 18 Feb 2020
Pacific NW Offshore International Yacht Race Selects Ilwaco For Race Start on May 7 Race festivities inspire NW Sailing Days, May 2 to 8, 2020, on the Long Beach Peninsula ILWACO, Wash. February 11, 2020 A celebration of the opening of the 2020 boating season, the first annual Pacific Northwest Sailing Days will take place from May 2 to 8 on Washingtons Long
Published 4:15pm on 18 Feb 2020
It is with gratitude that we acknowledge Carisa Bohus for her outstanding contributions to OWSA. She not only spent countless hours honing the new WNS allocation system in 2018, but she went above and beyond as our WNS Chair for several years and handed off the baton this year. As a part of WNS, she created Saturday Sails, Full Moon Sails and last year created the LOL - Labor of Love service project. She has
Published 11:40pm on 14 Feb 2020
Sailing season is ramping up! Classes are in full swing! Check out our calendar for all the amazing events happening in the community!
Published 3:08pm on 14 Feb 2020
Enjoy an evening of Bingo with your favorite sailing friends. Everyone in the sailing community is invited. We want to bring the sailing community together to celebrate all the ways we can get on the water. Proceeds from the event go to support the BOAST Program which provides opportunities for OWSA members to participate in boat ownership. Making sailing accessible and safe for ladies is a goal for OWSA. Event kicks off April 8th at 6pm
Published 11:36pm on 6 Feb 2020
As sailors, it is so important that we do our part in helping ensure we have clean waterways. Check this exhibit out at the Oregon Zoo!!! Oregon Zoo
Published 5:03am on 5 Feb 2020