Below is an excerpt from an article that was published earlier this summer. click the title to go to the full text.
"Montreal-area yacht clubs, including at least one that was sinking toward bankruptcy less than a decade ago, are riding a new wave of popularity -- so much so that some of them are turning away business.
There are waiting lists at clubs in Laval and Hudson, while an Old Port club, in its first full season, is already almost three-quarters full.
Yachting, often perceived by the uninitiated as the sport of the very rich, appears to be enjoying a revival led by people of more modest incomes."