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Welcome to the Arizona Yacht Club!

Creating the best sailing opportunities in the region! You can sail with us at both Lake Pleasant and Tempe Town Lake. Our Monthly Speaker Series is one of the best in sailing. Our social and cruising calendar is growing as is our family of members!
Check out our racing program, US Sailing-certified education opportunities, monthly meetings, cruising, and social events that fill our active calendar. And read the New Guy’s Guide, which offers more detail.

Marc Danner

AYC Mission Statement: The Arizona Yacht Club is the largest sailing organization in Arizona, enriching our community by promoting the sport of sailing through social activities, competitive racing, cruising, education, and fellowship among our members, their families, and friends.

Club Stuff
How AYC Works – A description of the structure and operation of the club
How Tempe Town Lake Works
New Guy’s Guide to AYC
A Video History: Seven Guys Remember
Commodores: List of all AYC Commodores
Club Trophies and Awards
Bylaws as revised 2019
2020 Tax Return
Official Logos
Calendar of Events

Contacts and Officers

Arizona Yacht Club
P.O. Box 2728
Tempe, AZ 85280

CommodoreMarc Danner
Vice CommodoreDebbra Heisler
Rear CommodoreBob Naylor
Racing Fleet CaptainJeff Coulter
Cruising Fleet CaptainSharon Bell
MembershipSkip Kempff
MembershipDave Henning
SecretaryJeff Bryant
TreasurerTony Chapman
Junior Staff CommodoreRob Gibbs
Senior Staff CommodoreBill Hutchinson
WebmasterDebbra Heisler
Birthday Regatta & Leukemia Cup ChairmanRob Gibbs