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Membership Information



Membership in The Olympia Yacht Club is open to all boaters. Enjoy the benefits and privileges of belonging to a private club. This is your opportunity to meet and cruise with one of the best clubs on the West Coast. Active membership in The Olympia Yacht Club also brings reciprocity to yacht clubs worldwide. Joining us will be one of the best membership decisions you will ever make and, on behalf of the Officers and membership of The Olympia Yacht Club (OYC) we want to thank you for your interest in becoming a member.


Formed in 1904, OYC is one of Puget Sound’s oldest yacht clubs and has remained in its original location on Budd Inlet. OYC is steeped in history, strong community participation, and pleasure boating traditions. Our goal is to provide our members a safe, secure and user-friendly marina basin for their boating pleasure. The success and future of our club is a direct result of membership participation and working in a cooperative effort towards common goals.


Within the application form - linked above - you will find the Club Bylaws, Rules, and requirements for moorage. Please complete all sections. You must click "Submit" in order for your application to be received by our Membership Committee. Once your application has been received, you will be contacted for an introduction and interview. Then, once your application has been approved by the Membership Committee, it will go before our Board of Trustees at the next monthly meeting (held the second Wednesday of each month) at which time the Board will vote on your membership.


You will need to have two sponsors from among the membership to be included on your application. If you do not have sponsors, you may indicate that on the application form and the Membership Committee will assist you. Sponsors will complete the Sponsor Form linked above.



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