Membership 2016

2016 New Member Application Request Link

The purpose of Leatherlips Yacht Club is to promote the sport of sailboat racing and to provide a social center for members, their families and guests. LYC emphasizes racing for family members of all ages, with strong support for people to learn through classes and fleet racing. There is a wide range of skill levels from Beginner to Expert, with an emphasis on helping one another to improve sailing skills.

There are a limited number of Active Memberships available to owners of canoes, kayaks or 1 – 2 person rowing shells.

The Club relies on self-help member participation for normal maintenance and projects to minimize costs.

Young Adult Active Membership – 18-28 Yrs Old

Young Adult Active Membership at Leatherlips Yacht Club includes many privileges and opportunities for not only social interaction with members of all ages, but fun on the water via Sunday Races etc. The Young Adult Active Membership includes a reduction in Sailing Instruction Fees for not only adults but youth in the family. Young Adult Active Membership includes 24/7 access to the clubhouse and grounds. Dues paid include membership for the ENTIRE family (Parents/partners and children up to age 24). As a Young Adult Active Member, you also receive the privilege of renting and reserving the clubhouse for private functions.
Please see Club Guidelines and the Constitution for all rules regarding privileges for this category.

Adult Active Membership

Active Membership at Leatherlips Yacht Club includes many privileges and opportunities for not only social interaction with members of all ages, but fun on the water via Sunday Races etc. Active Membership includes a reduction in Sailing Instruction Fees for not only adults but youth in the family. Active Membership includes 24/7 access to the clubhouse and grounds. Dues, although paid at once- would average out to only slightly more than $45/mo for the ENTIRE family (Parents/partners and children up to age 24).  As an Active Member, you also receive the privilege of renting and reserving the clubhouse for private functions.
Please see Club Guidelines and the Constitution for all rules regarding privileges for this category.

Associate Member

Have you ever wondered what joining a club would be like? Do you want to buy a boat, but just don’t know which one is for you yet?  The Associate Membership is made for you. As an Associate Member, you will receive all news and notes of the Club and are invited to meet other members at Club functions. Many Active Members are in need of crew and as an Associate Member this would give you the opportunity to meet people and sail different boats before purchasing one of your own.
Please see Club Guidelines and the Constitution for all rules regarding privileges for this category.

SAILING INSTRUCTION COMPLETION BONUS

Provisional Member

This is an attractive one time deal after an adult or child has completed a sailing instruction class the same calendar year as joining. This membership includes an Adult Active Membership for a reduced price and comes with all the privileges of the Active Membership.
Please see Club Guidelines and the Constitution for all rules regarding privileges and requirements for this category.

*Membership requires a onetime initiation fee and a non-refundable deposit when submitting the application. Dues are then paid yearly in the December before the year of membership.
**All dues and fees shall have applicable sales tax added at the time of payment.