"The object of this Club shall be to encourage the sport of yachting, to promote the science of seamanship, navigation, and small boat handling, to maintain a suitable Clubhouse and Anchorage for the recreation and pleasure of its members."
General InformationCenterboard YC is a member-maintained boat club providing launch service to a protected mooring field in Portland Harbor. CYC also offers youth sailing lessons in partnership with SailMaine, Wednesday night 'buoy races' for casual or competitive sailors, and several social events throughout the year supporting an active boating community!
Membership at Centerboard Yacht Club extends to all household members of your immediate family.
Boating Membership (Vessels over 30' or draft 5' or more may experience a significant time on the 'wait-list'. Interested boaters are urged to contact the Membership Committee prior to completing an application).
The application fee for 'Boating' membership is $100 which is non-refundable and due within 10 days of making an application. No action will be taken on your application prior to receiving the application fee.Boating membership dues are $1,250, billed in two parts (spring and fall) which can be offset annually with up to 25 work credit hours. In addition, the following fees apply:
Boating partnerships are not permitted.
Social Membership (Currently full - pls. contact the Membership Committee for further details before completing application)
The application fee for 'Social' membership is $100 which is non-refundable and due within 10 days of making an application. No action will be taken on your application prior to receiving the application fee.
If you have further questions, a member of the Committee will be pleased to meet with you to discuss CYC’s facility, several programs available, & other great resources!
Bob Doran, Chairman
CYC Membership Committee
Centerboard Yacht Club