Membership

Membership of Port Edgar Yacht Club is open to anyone. Membership runs from 1 April to 31 March. There is no waiting list or interview procedure. If you have any questions then please don’t hesitate to contact us on [email protected]

Subscriptions paid by direct debit for the remainder of this season will qualify for a 50% discount. 
Those joining as First Year Racing or First Year Family Members will also only pay First Year rate for next season from 1 April 2024.

Discounted Membership Rates for 2023 for are below:

First Year Racing Member –  Racing and cruising in dinghies and yachts at Port Edgar. £40
Racing Member – £70
Cruising Member –  Club cruises and race up to 4 times a year. £32.50
First Year Family Member –  One adult can race and cruise and the other cruise. Children up to age 18 can race and cruise. £55
Family Member – £85
Student – £15
Junior (u18) – No charge but at least one parent must be a member.

To try out the club, non members are permitted to sail or join in club activities up to a total of 4 times before they are required to join.

Our method of paying subscriptions is by Direct Debit through a financial services provider called Gocardless.

To pay membership click here

If you have any queries about joining, or if paying our  subscription rates would cause you hardship, please contact [email protected]

Data Protection

Port Edgar Yacht Club will only use any personal data that you provide for running the club and will not pass that information to any third party.

Risk Statement

if you intend to partipate in racing at Port Edgar Yacht Club you should be aware of the Royal Yachting Association’s risk statement. Rule 4 of the Racing Rules of Sailing states: ‘The responsibility for a boat’s decision to participate in a race or continue racing is hers alone’. Sailing is by its nature an unpredictable sport and therefore involves an element of risk. Competitors are referred to the Risk Statement in the PEYC Notice of Race and Entry form.

Conditions of racing are:

  1. Acceptance of points (a-i) in the Risk Statement in RYA Addendum A to the RRS Appendix J
  2. Acceptance of the Racing Rules of Sailing 2021-24, the current PEYC Sailing Instructions and the rules of Port Edgar YC
  3. Agreement to carry out allocated Race Officer duties
  4. For boat owners confirmation that they will have third party liability insurance of at least £2M while racing.