Thank you to all the great volunteers that have represented the Canadian Intercollegiate Sailing Association! 2011 proved to be a great success and we only hope to have another great year! We all appreciate your amazing dedication and hard work!
If you are a volunteer contact Samantha Palmer at email@example.com to get your information posted too!
WHO: Landon Gardner
WHAT: Previous Chair of CICSA and Member of McMaster Sailing Squadron
ABOUT ME: I am a sailor, engineer and community man! What does that mean? Well I love life, love creating new things, and love working with others! Keep the lines of communication open, work hard and create something magical – that’s how CICSA was founded. So what’s your interest?! send me a line!
QUOTE: “Some might say: ‘It’s too enormous to take on something like that’…but there is a moment when an opportunity arises, and if you don’t grasp it – that’s it.” -Clare Crowhurst
WHO: Samatha Palmer
WHAT: CICSA Webmaster and UVic Vice-President (previously Vice-Chair of CICSA)
ABOUT ME: I am born and bred keelboat sailor but dingy salling is beyond fun! Studying Geophysics at the Univeristy of Victoria in gorgeous British Columbia…need I say more…! Keep up the great work to all those who have volunteered and keep your eyes on the wind, you never know what shifts and alterations on the water can create the best oppurtunities!
QUOTE: “The future belongs to those who believe in their dreams”
WHO: Elizabeth Krock
WHAT: Previous Sponsorship
ABOUT ME: I am a student at McMaster University and member of the McMaster Sailing Squadron. My life loves include sailing, skiing, great friends and good laugh! My summers growing up have been spent at BQYC sailing Laser 2′s and 420′s. Collegiate sailing is one of the best things that has happened to me in university so far, it’s a blast!
QUOTE: You cannot direct the wind, but you can adjust the sails.
WHO: Dan Bader
WHAT: Previous External Communications Officer
ABOUT ME:Most of my sailing experience prior to university was in windsurfing and I only started racing dinghy’s when I joined the sailing club at University of Ottawa. I’m an undergrad student at the University of Ottawa and I also spend a lot of time snowboarding, biking and playing music.
QUOTE: It’s how we survive that makes us who we are.
WHO: Andrew Campbell
WHAT: CICSA RMC BoD Member, RMCYC Commodore
QUOTE:”Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be.” ~Nelson
WHO: Tamara Moskaliuk
WHAT: CICSA Treasurer – McMaster University
ABOUT ME: I’m in my fourth year at McMaster studying finance and economics. I enjoy getting involved and being active in things I love. Throughout my years I’ve done musicals, played 4 instuments, kayaked in Thailand, went dune buggying in a desert, been a frosh week rep and donated my time for various charities and efforts. After graduating I plan on traveling and working abroad in banking for a while – as long as there is a lake or sea within driving distance.
QUOTE: if you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place.
WHO: Ben Collins
WHAT: Ontario Regional Manager (McMaster University)
ABOUT ME: I’m in my final year of studying classics at McMaster. My dad brought me out sailing when I was 11 months old and I’ve been doing it ever since.
QUOTE: Every man is an architect of his own fortune.