New Freighter Protocol
May 9, 2020
The Squamish Terminal is a very active shipping area. To ensure that there are no collisions between windsport users and the freighters we have updated the freighter policies that we will be enforcing this year.
Meet your 2019 Board Members
October 20, 2019
Geoffrey "Chuck" Waterson President … Chuck has been kiteboarding for 16 years. He learnt to kite in New Zealand, where he is originally from but has travelled the world to find good kite spots.
StarKites Demo Weekend Sept 13-15, 2019
September 7, 2019
Join us from Friday, Sept 13 through Sunday, September 15th, 2019 for a StarKite demo weekend. Now's your chance to check out all the kites and boards that StartKites has to offer.
Kite Clash 2019
August 11, 2019
Held at the world-renowned Squamish Spit, KiteClash is Canada’s largest kiteboarding competition. With more than 70 athletes, KiteClash attracts some of the biggest names in the sport. The 2019 event will take place August 22-25. This year we anticipate our largest crowd (1,000+ spectators).
Saturday Aug 10, Ozone Demo Day
July 22, 2019
Gear Swap and Season Kick Off May 25
May 9, 2019
DATE CHANGED TO MAY 25 … It's time to go through your gear and see what you need to get rid of or make a list of what you need to buy. The SWS is hosting a gear swap/sale at Norman Rudy's on Saturday, May 25 from 4-8pm. Starting at 8pm there will be live music. Come for the gear stay for the party.
2018 Season Announcement - Opening May 15th
April 19, 2018
… It's that time of the season again! (Click image to play video) We are very excited to announce the … opening of the 2018 season on May 15th! … … CARPET ROLL OUT - MAY 6th / 7th WEEKEND … The SWS staff will be at The Spit on the weekend of May 6th / 7th @ 9am to roll out the carpets.
2018 Staff Posting
April 3, 2018
… … The Squamish Windsports Society is seeking a skilled individual to join our team for the 2018 season.