We offer two routes for you to join one of the most active and dynamic Royal Yacht Clubs on the Solent:

FULL MEMBERSHIP     and     INTRODUCTORY MEMBERSHIP.

Please see below for more detail.

JOIN US TO ENJOY

  • Gins Clubhouse, set on the unspoilt Beaulieu River in the New Forest - with an inviting  bar and both casual and high quality dining.
  • RSYC Itchen, Southampton, our Admin', Race Management and Training base with parking for Members.
  • Long term Beaulieu moorings with a full in-season Bosun service.
  • Dinghy storage plus kayaks and dinghies for the use of Members’ their families.
  • Reduced fees for Gins walk-ashore pontoon, race entry and training.
  • Discounted clubhouse bar and dining prices.
  • Free Race Officer training including participation in Cowes Week race management.
  • Reciprocal membership of many royal and other yacht clubs in the Solent and around the world
  •           Click here for a list of reciprocal clubs.
  • Discounted rates from a range of local suppliers.
  •           Click here for a list of discounts and offers.
RACING
  • Year-round fully-crewed IRC and club rated racing for mono and multihulls.
  • The UK home of double handed racing with inshore and offshore series in the spring, summer and autumn.
  • Windward/leeward, round the cans and pursuit race formats.
  • Annual prize giving of trophies for every race including day one of Cowes Week.
CRUISING
  • A full and varied calendar of sail and motor cruises throughout the year.
  • Destinations in and around the Solent and further afield to suit a variety of tastes and experience.
  • Clubhouse talks, diners and social events.
  • Social gatherings at destinations give the opportunty to share experiences and make new friends.  
SOCIAL
  • Formal events such as Christmas, Burns Night and the Commodore's Trafalgar Day Dinner.
  • More relaxed celebrations such as New Year's Eve, Valentine's Day and other themed dinners.
  • Regular dinners, carveries, quizzes and convivial evenings.
  • A la Carte and menu or carvery clubhouse dining to enjoy with friends and family.
TRAINING
  • A wide range of RYA theory and practical courses for members and non-members.
  • Discounted rates for Members and their families.
  • Courses are provided at RSYC Itchen in partnership with Southampton Water Activities Centre (SWAC) at their dedicated training base where parking is available.


FULL MEMBERSHIP
Contact us to be sponsored by two existing full members and attend a short interview before enjoying all membership benefits.

INTRODUCTORY MEMBERSHIP
Join without sponsorship and interview and then transfer to Full Membership after twelve months and gain rights to vote at our AGM and fly the defaced blue ensign.

2019 MEMBERSHIP RATES

 

AGE and RESIDENCE 

SINGLE

FAMILY

Annually

Monthly*

Annually

Monthly*

UK Members aged 18-24

£ 50.00

£ 4.33

£ 75.00

£ 6.50

UK Members aged 25-29

£ 100.00

£ 8.67

£ 150.00

£ 13.00

UK Members aged 30 & over

£ 374.00

£ 32.41

£ 464.00

£ 40.21

Overseas resident Members

£ 263.00

£ 22.79

£ 327.00

£ 28.34

Fees must be paid by direct debit.          Our separate joining fee is currently suspended.
*Monthly fees reflect a 4% administration charge.


Please contact us for full details and application forms.
Phone our Membership Secretary on 023 8022 3352 or E-mail