Join the Club

The Sloop Tavern Yacht Club was organized in 1976 to provide a forum in which members participate in informal sailing, cruising and racing events in a safe, responsible and friendly atmosphere. STYC is recognized by Pacific International Yachting Association (PIYA) and is a member of US Sailing (USSA). Accepting membership acknowledges an agreement to abide by the Club Constitution and Bylaws.

Membership Categories and Fees

Category New Members Renewals Description of Membership Category
Voting $140* $ 90 May hold office, vote, race in all STYC events free (except Blakely Rock Benefit Regatta, Down the Sound, and Race to the Straits), and participate in other PIYA sanctioned races. Voting members must have an equal interest in a sailboat at least 20' LOA.
Associate $ 80* $ 55 May race in Club events with payment of $35 (per event). Not eligible to race in other PIYA sanctioned races. Associate members in good standing for one year may renew at Voting member status by payment of the appropriate fee. Associate membership does not include reciprocal privileges. Associate members may purchase a burgee however it is not included in the initial setup fee.
Cruising $105* $ 55 All privileges of Voting membership are available for those on an extended cruise of six months or more during one membership year.

All applicants must be 21 or older.

* Annual dues for the first year will be pro-rated based on the date you join the club. So if you join half way through the year, you only pay half of the annual dues for the first year.

Click one of the above buttons to join online. If you would like to join by mail, click one of the above buttons, fill in the info., then print the page and mail it to club (our address is shown at the top of the webpage). Also, include a check, payable to the Sloop Tavern Yacht Club.