2019 Final South Sound Race

2019 Final South Sound Race
***UPDATE*** Results are in - ISC took 5th (out of 11 - Cruising Class) in the South Sound Series. That's GREAT considering Earth's Edge missed half of the races (prop wrap - trans/strut repairs). http://ssssclub.com/ssseries/18-19seriesclass.html *** Fellow ... more info»

Welcome Lilli!

Welcome Lilli to Island Sailing
Lilli Matzke has joined the Island Sailing team! Lilli brings a wealth of professional experience to ISC, is a GREAT sailor, and is highly involved in the Portland sailing community – with racing (ISC Race Commodore and OCSA representative), OWSA (Oregon Women’s Sailing Association), and Sail2Change.  We look forward to ... more info»

2019 Toliva Race

2019 Toliva Race
Congrats to Denis & Crew, and Earth's Edge is back in the race! Denis' report below, and thanks to David Shepherdson for a few pics.... As far as the race is concerned, the results are in, and we came in fourth out of six boats in cruising class. The results ... more info»

Cruising Group Information & Schedules

San Juan Sailing Guided Flotilla
**Update** Island Sailing's Cruising Group has a busy (and fun) schedule this year, from local Portland to the San Juans!  For updated information, we've added a cruising group page for schedules, posts and to contact the commodore - https://www.islandsailing.org/sailing-club/cruising-group/. To join or for more info, email cruising@islandsailing.org ... more info»

Experience sailboat racing on the Columbia

OCSA experience sailing on the Columbia
New to sailing? Want to try racing? Portland's OCSA is offering an opportunity to participate in local racing, to get your 'feet wet' with experiencing sailing as guest crew. Island Sailing FULLY supports OCSA's program! If you're new to sailing or interested in racing, this is a GREAT opportunity.  ... more info»

Cruising in Mexico Seminar 2019

Cruising in Mexico McCarthy picture 1
Hi Everyone, Mark you calendars for a special evening at the ISC clubhouse on February 16.  Our friends Bob and Jan McCarthy will be joining us to tell us their stories about cruising to Baja and back.  Anybody who has interest in such a trip or just likes to hear ... more info»

ISC Portland Ladies Night

ISC Portland Ladies Night
A great first ISC Ladies' Night at the Portland clubhouse.... Hopefully more to follow (will update), and meanwhile contact us at info@islandsailingclub.com if interested! (and note on first pic - Alan's out the door...) ISC Portland Ladies’ Night

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David Chance Memorial

David Chance, Island Sailing Staff
January 12th, 2019 Thank you to everyone who attended Dave's memorial.  A coworker, friend and sailor who's perpetual smile and great enthusiasm is missed at ISC. David Joseph Chance passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, November 21, 2018.  Born September 24, 1954 in El Paso Texas to Barbara and Joe Chance, ... more info»

2018 Portland Racing Winners – Congrats!

2018 Portland Race Winners
Congrats to Rich, Rose, Lilli, Barry and Derek - winners of the 2018 Portland Racing series!!! ... more info»

2018 Portland Race Winners – Fall Series

Portland 2018 Fall Series Winners, sailing regatta
Congrats to Mark and Justin, winners of the Portland Racing Fall series!!! ... more info»

Fall Weather Seminars

Weather seminars - clouds, sailing in gusts & lulls, applied heavy weather sailing
Join Marine Meteorologist David Wilkinson and Instructor Capt. Somervell for a weekend of GREAT seminars. Clouds, Wind & Heavy Weather Sailing November 10th - 11th 2018, Portland Saturday's Clouds: A Sailor’s Telltales in the Sky and Gusts and Lulls: Helm and Trim Response seminars teaches sailors the critical skills of how ... more info»