Why did Sportium close?
The Sportium stores in Laval, Saint-Hubert, Quebec City and Kirkland will be closed for good. … All these reasons have forced the Laval company “to make difficult business decisions” to regain its “financial health,” Mr. Décarie said in the press release.
Is Sail CA legit?
It is indeed a well known and reliable outdoors sports retailer with several stores in Quebec and a couple in Ontario. They have an interesting hunting department.
What is sail Canada?
Established in 1931, Sail Canada is the national governing body for the sport of sailing. … With the valued support from our partners, the Provincial Sailing Associations and our member clubs and schools, sailing is promoted in all its forms.
Is sail going under?
Sail Outdoors Inc. has filed for bankruptcy protection so it can restructure amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Laval, Que. -based retailer says in a statement that it filed for protection under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act as part of a restructuring process.
Does MEC own sail?
In June, Canadian outdoor retailer Sail Outdoors Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection in order to restructure amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, as a member-owned co-operative, the group Save MEC has argued the store’s sale should require their approval.
Is MEC a Canadian company?
Mountain Equipment Co-op (now called 1077 Holdings Co-Operative) is a Canadian co-op that started the MEC outdoor gear retail brand. The MEC brand name, assets and store leases were purchased by the American private investment firm Kingswood Capital Management’s subsidiary MEC Canada in October 2020.
What is white sail?
So you might “go downwind under white sails only”, with the first meaning, or with the second meaning organise a race (or class within a race) for “white sails”, meaning it’s aimed at cruising type boats that want to have a go, not top-flight racers with all the gear.