Kite Clash this weekend

July 28, 2014

KITE CLASH is the official Canadian National Championships in Kiteboarding Freestyle. Come see all the action this weekend at the spit!

West Coast Open Race July 18,19,20 Squamish

July 15, 2014

Our biggest race of the year, The West Coast Open will be running this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Squamish. There will be about two dozen racers on the water racing on a race course near the spit. Kiters from all over Canada come here for this annual event.

Very Busy On The Water This Weekend July 5/6

July 3, 2014

Just a heads up....... The Squamish Yacht Club will be hosting the BC Youth Sailing Championships this weekend. There will be about 75 boats on the water racing on 3 race courses. One course will be very near the spit.

Squamish Wind Festival Big Air Competition

June 27, 2014

It’s airtime at the Squamish Spit. Kiters from across the Lower Mainland are going to duke it out on the water, as they see just how high they can go. Check out the competition and catch the tunes as a DJ spins.

Free wind alternatives till June 25

June 16, 2014

While the wind meter is still out of action, check out the following WeatherFlow sites which are free until Jun 25 … WindAlert … IKiteSurf … IWindSurf

Filming on spit road

June 14, 2014

There will be two film productions shooting on a part of Squamish River Dyke Road next week. The crews will have the road graded and have made a generous donation to SWS. There will be a raffle for prizes for members that are inconvenienced by any delays. The schedule for filming will be: June 17:

New Spit Webcam

June 5, 2014

Check out our new spit webcam! Want to see just how busy it is? See if your friends are there? See who's throwing down in the honey hole?

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May 18, 2014

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Season starts today: pay your membership online

May 15, 2014

Hi all, Instead of cutting into your precious time on the water, pay your memberships online before coming to the spit. … No need to print anything out, you will automatically be added to our membership list.

SWS signs new 5 year lease at the spit

May 13, 2014

The SWS has negotiated a new lease agreement with the district of Squamish. This took a lot of work over many months and was never a sure thing. Several layers of government were involved.