STV Goldcrest (KC 2355)

Name Origin: The original "Goldcrest" was a yacht confiscated from Germany after WW2 and transferred to Royal Canadian Navy to serve as a sail training vessel. The name is a rough translation to English. This yacht is the second to carry the name.

Crew Adventures: 2019, skipper Kevin Greenwood will bring a crew of young navy recruits and junior officers to the experience of yacht racing and learning seamanship skills.

Racing History: "Goldcrest was very active in the 90's. Edith Eaton skippered in the 2007 Swiftsure. In 2018, "Goldcrest" raced in the Southern Straits, Patos Island and Swiftsure.
In 2019, Patos, Swiftsure and Van Isle.

Yacht Details

  • ID: 2785
  • Name: STV Goldcrest
  • Sail No.: KC 2355
  • Make: CS 36
  • LOA: 36.5
  • Rating: 135 (PHRF-NW)
  • Skipper: Kevin Greenwood
  • Yacht Club: Canadian Forces Sailing Association Victoria
  • Home Port: Victoria, BC

Registration

  • Race: Cape Flattery Race for Monohulls (PHRF)
  • Crew: Full crew

Images of STV Goldcrest

STV Goldcrest (KC 2355)

Name Origin: The original "Goldcrest" was a yacht confiscated from Germany after WW2 and transferred to Royal Canadian Navy to serve as a sail training vessel. The name is a rough translation to English. This yacht is the second to carry the name.

Crew Adventures: 2019, skipper Kevin Greenwood will bring a crew of young navy recruits and junior officers to the experience of yacht racing and learning seamanship skills.

Racing History: "Goldcrest was very active in the 90's. Edith Eaton skippered in the 2007 Swiftsure. In 2018, "Goldcrest" raced in the Southern Straits, Patos Island and Swiftsure.
In 2019, Patos, Swiftsure and Van Isle.

Yacht Details

  • ID: 2785
  • Name: STV Goldcrest
  • Sail No.: KC 2355
  • Make: CS 36
  • LOA: 36.5
  • Rating: 135 (PHRF-NW)
  • Skipper: Kevin Greenwood
  • Yacht Club: Canadian Forces Sailing Association Victoria
  • Home Port: Victoria, BC

Registration

  • Race: Cape Flattery Race for Monohulls (PHRF)
  • Crew: Full crew

Images of STV Goldcrest