Why Become a Member?

  • Access to the waterway.
  • Reciprocal rights with other yacht clubs.
  • To attend club social events.
  • To experience camaraderie with like-minded people. 
  • Get a discount on club house rentals.

How to Become a Member?
  • Attend a monthly meeting as a guest.
  • Leave your contact info with the club secretary.
  • Attend at least three club events.
  • Become known to at least 4 SBYC members for 6 months.
  • Fill out a membership application and submit it with the $150.00 initiation fee for review by the board.

 

                        Click here to fill out an on-line Membership Application.

            Download a printable Membership Application by clicking here.



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The South Bay Yacht Club located in historic Alviso is one of the oldest yacht clubs in Northern California. It was established in 1888 and the members were leaders in the community. In 1903 they thought that a proper meeting place was needed near where their sail and power craft boats which were moored in Alviso.  A proper clubhouse was built and still exists, although it had to be moved for a flood control project.  The clubhouse has the reputation of being the oldest yacht club facilities which has been continually in use as a clubhouse.  The facility with its historic photos is truly a link to the past.