Stephen Waldie

IKO Certified Kiteboarding Instructor
Sail Canada Level III Competition Development Coach

Stephen is a lifelong sailor, kiteboarder and competitive race coach from Montreal, Quebec. As a former member of the Quebec and Canadian Youth Sailing Teams, he was among the top ranked sailors in the country. Stephen remains actively involved in the sailing industry through his coaching clinics and work with aspiring athletes. He has worked for a number of sailing organizations including Sail Canada, Quebec Sailing, the Queen’s University Sailing Team, McGill Sailing as well as numerous local clubs and teams.

Stephen has spent years refining his skills in one-design dinghies and small keelboats. His racing experience includes the 29er and 49er/FX Olympic skiffs as well as the Optimist, C420, Fireball, Lightning, I14, Shark, J24, Snipe and many more.

Stephen is an IKO certified kiteboarding instructor and Sail Canada recognized Competiton Development Coach, NCCP level III and CanSail level 5-6 instructor.