Come Sail With Us!
Whether you’re a racer or cruiser, junior or adult, expert or novice, you’ve come to the right place!
The Arizona Yacht Club is a racing, cruising, educational, and social sailing club made up of more than 230 Arizona families. No boat? No problem. You don’t even need sailing experience. Just jump on board and AYC will help you explore and enjoy this great sport and hobby of sailing.
The biggest reason to join AYC is belonging —being a part of a great bunch of people who have fun and enjoy sailing. Scroll down this list of other benefits when you’re considering whether to join AYC.
Benefits of Belonging to the Arizona Yacht Club
- Day-sailing and cruising for trailer sailors
- Fleet racing year-round for all skill levels and all types of boats
- One-Design and PHRF Racing in Regional and National events
- Activities on two great sailing lakes in Central Arizona and around the Southwest
- Adopt-a-boat opportunities for people who want to compete, but don’t have a boat
- Year-around social activities and special events
- Monthly meetings with local, and national speakers
- Programs for novices, late learners, wannabees, and full-fledged pirates
- Learn-to-sail classes, Juniors, Women’s Programs
- Monthly club newsletter, Compass Points
- Informative, frequently-updated AYC Web site
- Reciprocal rights to other established yacht clubs
- Discounts on boat rentals and charters worldwide
- Race training and race committee training
- Want-to-crew, need-some-crew connections
- $150 one-time initiation
- $125/yr annual dues (due with initiation and then each year), though the amount is less in the last few months of our fiscal year that begins in July.
Juniors (25 and under):
- $20 one time initiation
- $20/yr annual dues (due with initiation and annually thereafter)
Find out more! Join us for our monthly meetings, held the second Tuesday of each month at 7 pm at the Caddy Shack @ Rolling Hills, at the Rolling Hills Golf Course, 1415 N. Mill Avenue, Tempe. Here’s a map.
As an added bonus, you can save $10 off your US Sailing Membership Annually by joining through the “Member Partner Program!” Why join US Sailing? There is a good chance US Sailing impacts your sailing activities, whether it is your children’s junior program, the regattas you sail, insurance for your club, or resources for local community sailing programs. While much of what US Sailing does is behind the scenes and delivered by local volunteers, we provide the foundation for a level playing field and the path for the next generation of sailors. MEMBERSHIP MATTERS!