Learn To Sail!

Explore or relax, when you sail the region’s waterways you can do both!

Surprisingly Affordable!

Our sail share program offers the benefits of sailing without the cost of ownership.

Looking For A Challenge?

We offer advanced cruising and racing programs to get your adrenaline pumping.

Enjoy a FREE sailing club membership, a $450 value, and MORE with our local on-water courses!

Contact Us For More Information

Keelboats / Larger Boats


Learn To Cruise On The Ottawa River

Sail Share Membership


Experience Sailing – No Boat Required

Dinghies / Smaller Boats


Learn To Sail With Advantage Boating!

Sailing for Life – Next Steps!

Latest News from Advantage Boating!


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Ahhh sailing the ottawa river ! Great memories!!

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ITS OFFICIAL!   We are 100% sold out for our 2019 Winter Sailing Flotilla and Courses.   We are hosting 4 weeks of courses and 3 weeks of flotilla sailing.   Are you one of the 50 lucky sailors who will be heading to the beautiful BVIs and Antigua with us this winter?Image attachment


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I wish I was! If you ever need a skip... 😉

Penny if you are are interested in skippering your own boat in one of flotillas we can help make that happen.

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Slow but steady.  The Advantage Boating fleet being tucked away for the winter.  Thank you to those who spared some time this past weekend to help.  Thankfully this Thursday looks sunny again.  If you have some time on Thursday to help us continue putting on tarps, please message us 🙂.Image attachmentImage attachment
It’s official ... all 18 Advantage Boating  boats are out of the water and hulls have been cleaned!  Now, who wants to learn how to tarp like a professional?Image attachment
Excellent conversations, brainstorming, and sharing of information at the Sail Canada Leadership Summit in Vancouver.     #livelovesail #sailcanada
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“The Basic Cruising Course surpassed our expectations. Two weekends of stimulating challenge…We love sailing!”

– D. Pellerin, Ottawa

“Joining the Sail Share program was a fantastic experience… an excellent way for us to perfect our skills… we made a lot of friends and had a blast!”

– Liliane Keryluk, Ottawa

“Our Instructor demonstrated great leadership, a good nature, lots of patience and a great sense of humour, qualities that made the course relaxing.”

– D. Cole, Ottawa

“Thank you Advantage Boating for providing me with a wealth of theory and practical knowledge, but more importantly, for providing me with the confidence to sail safely.”

– G. Ward, Nepean

“The courses offered through Advantage Boating have been the difference between sailing and sailing with skill.”

– C. Marks, Ottawa