by Katie Nicoll
2011 J/24 North American Championships
J24 North Americans - J/24 North Americans August 16-20, 2011 in Halifax, NS
August 16-20, 2011
Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron
376 Purcell’s Cove Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Conveniently located on the west shore of the Northwest Arm, the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron is only minutes from downtown Halifax. For vistors arriving from out of town the club property can be accessed from Highway 103 via Northwest Arm Drive to Williams Lake Road and then to Purcell’s Cove Road. Excellent accommodations, eateries, drinking establishments and other services of interest are available to sailors coming to the area.
The Squadron is located close to the mouth of the Northwest Arm, one of the most beautiful recreational sailing areas in Canada. The club provides easy access to Halifax Harbour, the second largest harbour in the world. Racing will be held in the harbour, which offers extensive open areas and reliable sea breezes in the summer months.