Before completing this form, please review the Summary of Membership Policies
on our web site. Copy and paste this address into your browser:
Please complete all fields. If you miss one, an attempt to submit the
form will be denied. If you have nothing to add to a particular item, enter
“None” or “N/A."
We do want to learn about your interests in boating and your reasons for
wanting to be part of the PYC community. So please do use the “essay
questions” to help us get to know you.
A Boating member has full use of the Club, including the waterfront.
We do not offer any form of social membership.
An Intermediate member also has full use of the Club but is under age
An Intermediate Member can only be an individual member.
LONG-TERM RELATIONSHIP REQUIREMENTS
To be eligible for joint members in a long-term relationship, the two
persons must meet at least two of the conditions listed below. Check all
that apply. The Membership Committee reserves the right to ask for evidence
of the selected conditions.
How many sailboats and/or powerboats do you own? If you own one sail or
powerboat, click 1. If you own two or more sail or power boats, click 2.
If you don’t own any sailboat or powerboat, click 0. Then click any
of the other types of vessel you own.
What kind of boat are you looking to buy? How do you plan to use it –
e.g., racing, cruising, day boating, etc.? Approximately when do you expect
to make a purchase?
There are many marinas in Greater Portland where you can keep a boat.
Why do you want to join the Portland Yacht Club? What do you see as the
benefits of membership?
As a member, what would your interests be? Check all that apply.
Have you applied for membership or been affiliated with PYC previously?
Check at least one, and all that apply.
If one or more of the choices above apply to you, please give details
in the space below:
• Enter name of parent, child, or sibling who is a current member.
• Enter years when a member
• Enter Years when a Junior Sailing participant
• List PYC jobs and years when employed.
• List year declined membership offer
• List year when application was denied and the reason
Volunteering is an important part of the PYC culture. Working with other
volunteers is a good way to get to know other members.
We understand that you would want to know more about what is entailed
before committing to a volunteer opportunity. Nevertheless, which of the
areas below would likely be of interest?
Applicant 1: Areas of volunteer interest. Select all that apply.
Applicant 2: Areas of Volunteer Interest* Select all that apply.
Application for membership requires two sponsors who are current Club
members; or one Club member and a Flag Officer from a yacht club to which
you have belonged within the last two years. Each sponsor who is a Club
member must complete a Sponsor Form. (A Flag Officer from another Club
may choose to write a letter of recommendation, addressed to the Membership
Officer, Portland Yacht Club, 40 Old Powerhouse Road, Falmouth ME 04105.)
A link to the form is available on the “Join PYC -> Membership
Application and Sponsor Forms” page of our web site.
If you are new to the area and need help finding sponsors, please contact
our Club Manager at <email@example.com> or (207) 781-9820 Ext. 10.
An application for membership requires an Application Fee of $100.00.
Make your Check payable to Portland Yacht Club. Mail to: Portland Yacht
Club, 40 Powerhouse Road, Falmouth, ME 04105, or drop it off during business
Please note that you will be billed for annual dues and an initiation
fee at the time of admission. These amounts change from time to time, so
we suggest checking the Join PYC section of our web site from time to time.
This will help avoid surprises when the admission offer letter arrives.
Please complete the “Captcha” below. Then click the SUBMIT
button — your application won’t be complete until you do!