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Welcome to RYC
RYC is home to over 400 active members, including a current US Sailing president, a leading competitor in Paralympic sailing, Junior Olympic medalists and hopefuls, and outstanding boaters of all types, from infants to 100+. As a private, not-for-profit, member-owned club, our shared love of the water creates a lifetime of fun experiences, cherished memories and friendships.
Founded in 1877, we are one of the oldest and most respected yacht clubs in the United States. Part of our rich history and enduring legacy, our members and their guests are invited to participate in a variety of on-water racing events, boating activities and educational programs. We are proud to be recognized by US Sailing for our commitment to hosting world-class regattas including one of our signature events, the US Sailing Junior Olympics.
Our marina is centrally located on the south shore of Lake Ontario, and provides easy access for day trips to other clubs, cruising to the St. Lawrence River & 1000 Islands to the east, the Niagara & Toronto areas to the west, and the Bay of Quinte to the North.Learn More
The warm and welcoming atmosphere of our clubhouse is the perfect spot for members to connect with friends and family, network and socialize, or just simply unwind and relax while enjoying a meal or a cocktail. Our members love that our clubhouse is always buzzing with excitement from events and activities to gatherings and parties, there is sure to be something for everyone to enjoy.Learn More