Join Royal Torbay Yacht Club

Whether you are a racing sailor, are looking to start sailing, improve your sailing or make some new friends, the Royal Torbay Yacht Club is just the place for you.

The doors are always open with a friendly welcome to new and prospective members. Our officers and staff will be only too pleased to talk you through the membership benefits, explain the application process, and suggest the most appropriate package for you. If you fancy dropping in, then they will also give you a tour of our club facilities.


For the keen racing sailor – take part in competitive Club Racing with IRC yachts, Cruisers, Sports Boats and Dinghies (both Adult and Junior). Or get involved in major sailing championships both on and off the water.

For families – our very successful junior section (Squadron 13) offers regular on-the-water activities, onshore training for a fixed monthly price which includes membership of the Club and access to equipment.


Other Benefits of Membership

Access to our superb facilities, with the ability to bring your own guests and enjoy the spectacular views across the bay from our terraced garden.
Escape the crowds in town and enjoy a quiet drink in our comfortable Members’ Bar.
Enjoy a delicious meal prepared by our in-house chef in our Club Restaurant.
Discounts on our range of RYA training courses, from practical on-the-water sailing and powerboat training to classroom-based navigation and radio courses.
Motorboat and Cruising Activities
Low-cost access to a fleet of craft including a keelboat, and various dingies suitable for adults and juniors.
Access to our fleet of Stand-Up Paddle Boards based at Beacon Cove, and BSUPA training courses.

An extensive social programme including dinners, talks and parties.
Fly the Defaced Blue Ensign
(restrictions apply)

Free winter membership of Torquay Tennis Club (upon application).

Apply online or download and complete an application form to join today, several membership categories are available. If you have any questions at all please feel free to contact our Club Office who will be happy to give advice.