Membership Process

Helpful Information for Candidates for Membership

Founded in 1869, The San Francisco Yacht Club is the oldest Yacht Club on the Pacific Coast of North America. The Club, with its tranquil setting in Belvedere Cove and its superb harbor, is widely recognized as the premier yachting facility on the West Coast. It operates year-round facilities including the harbor, a dry sail storage area and full service restaurant and bar. The Club has a very active racing and Junior Sailing program and all members are committed to the Corinthian traditions of yachting.

Prospective members are expected to demonstrate an active interest and participation in racing, recreational sailing or yachting.

Application packets for prospective members may be requested and obtained by current members only by contacting the Club Front Office or the General Manager.