Able Sail

Contact Information
Office Phone 506-533-9750 
This number is not active off-season, during which period you may contact us by Email / Courier.
Primary Contact George Richard, President, Able Sail; Email:
Alternate Contact Mary Jordon, Director, Able Sail; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Able Sail 
Box 9061 
Shediac, NB E4P 8W5
Description & Services
Description of service(s) 1. Integration of disabled persons into the Shediac Bay 
sailing community. 
2. Offering relaxing recreational sailing for all persons 
with disabilities. 
3. Disabled persons who wish may learn how to sail 
competitively with instruction from our experienced 
sailing staff.
Hours From June 23rd until August 29th. Sailing appointments are available between the hours of 10 am-8 pm every day of the week.
Areas Served Shediac
Boundaries Our Standard Operating Procedure defines many situations which may require postponement or cancellation of an outing. For example, weather conditions - we do not set sail in wind speeds greater than 20 knots (37 km/h) or if there is a threat of lightning. It is important that clients telephone our office in order to confirm that conditions are suitable.
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) - 99 year(s) 
No matter what disability you may have, we believe that you can enjoy sailing and therefore are eligible for our program. No previous experience is necessary.
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - Individual $10.00, Family $20.00
Location information
Site Location Shediac Bay
Located In Community Shediac
Address & Map
168 Pleasant St
Shediac, NB
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Accessibility Fully Accessible ; hydraulic lift that enables us to place you safely and directly into one of our boats specifically designed counterbalanced seats 
***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please call the organization to confirm before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Designated Day/Week/Month/ Events July 4, 5 & 6 
6th Annual Shediac Centennial Regatta  
July 26 & 27 
9th Annual One-Design Small Boat Invitational Regatta  
August 23 
10th Annual Gordon McRae Memorial Race 
August 24 - 30 (Montreal) 
Mobility Cup 2008.
Service Categories Boating ~ Disability Related Sports

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