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 $575 value, and MORE with our Basic Cruising or CANSail 1/2 courses!

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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!

Let the sailing season begin..... Water is opening up at a rapid rate and we had our first sailor of the season on the water today at Britannia Yacht Club. Way to go Quinton!

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👏 keep the gate open for him!

Ok spring, enough games.  We want to start sailing here again!  Tarps are off but might need my blow dryer to melt the snow to get the boats out.    #SlowStartToSpring #WishIWasSailing

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Ron says it snowed again because he took the tarps off:)

Sounds like we just need to back to BVI

Advantage Boating when do you think the sail share will begin this year?

Going to need a bigger hair dryer

No need to make things complicated ...  #livelovesail #sailing #simplethings
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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