Gimli Yacht Club

95 1 Avenue
Gimli, MB R0C 1B0

The Gimli Yacht Club will host sailing during the 2017 Canada Summer Games. Located on the shores of Lake Winnipeg, right in the heart of Gimli, the Gimli Yacht Club is an hour’s drive from Winnipeg’s city centre. The club has hosted the sailing competitions of the 1967 and 1999 Pan American Games, along with a decades of provincial, national, and international regattas and championships.


The Gimli Yacht Club clubhouse features a number of suitable amenities for hosting large sailing regattas. Along with the landscaped lawn, sandy beach, designated docks, and almost guaranteed wind, it is an ideal and established sailing centre in Manitoba.


Accessible washrooms       Yes

Accessible portalets           Yes (other facility nearby)

Site accessibillity                Yes

Accessible seating              General access

Accessible parking             Yes

Exposure to elements        High

Path of travel concerns      Long distances, varied terrain