An Ancaster man facing 21 sexual assault-related charges made a brief court appeared in Milton today.
31 year old Sean Hewson will return to court on July 30 at which point the Crown will begin the discovery process.
The sailing coach faces charges including sexual assault, sexual interference, invitation to sexual touching and sexual exploitation.
Hewson has been accused by seven males, including four former members of the Burlington Sailing and Boating Club, of assaults that took place in the Oakville, Burlington, Nepean and Kingston areas when they were between the ages of 13-16.
The alleged incidents date back to 2003.