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To get the most out of your boating experience, you will likely want to take advantage of one of Club Nautique’s Membership options. We have established different levels of membership to help you reach your goals in your sailing & powerboating education or simply to get you out on the water in one of the most attractive fleets of boats in the country.

Choosing the best Club Nautique membership for yourself and your family requires careful consideration as you will save substantially in the long run. To help guide you through the process of which membership makes most sense for you, we encourage you to speak to one of our Membership Representatives. They will help you plan a course of action that will help you make your sailing dreams a reality – quickly, safely, and economically.

SAILING MEMBERSHIPS

Basic

  • Initiation: Single – $750*
    Additional Family Members – $600
  • For those with experience who need minimal or no additional training.
  • 25% discount on all non-included training courses and seminars.
  • 40% discount on charters.
  • Vacation charter discounts.
  • Reciprocal charter club privileges.
  • BBYC Yacht Club Membership & Reciprocal Benefits.
  • Active social & cruising calendar.
  • Yacht purchase discounts.
  • Weekly Keeping You Current email newsletter.

Ocean

  • Initiation: Single – $3,000*
    Additional Family Members – $2,500
  • For US SAILING Bareboat Cruising certified sailors who want ocean training and experience.
  • Includes training required by US Sailing for Coastal Navigation through Offshore Passage Making**
  • Includes all Basic membership benefits.
  • NB: Must hold current US SAILING Bareboat Cruising Certification, earned at either Club Nautique or OCSC to be eligible for this membership.

Bareboat

  • Initiation: Single – $3,000*
    Additional Family Members – $2,500
  • For those who wish to earn up to Bareboat certification only.
  • Includes training required  by US Sailing for certification through Bareboat Cruising.
  • Includes all Basic membership benefits.

Passage Maker – PREMIUM SAIL

  • Initiation: Single – $4,500*
    Additional Family Members – $3,500
  • Offers the full range of monohull US SAILING certification classes.
  • Eligible for Skipper’s Package credit w/in 30 days of completion of BC.
  • Includes training required by US Sailing for certification through Offshore Passage Making**
  • Colgate usage at deeply discounted rates.
  • Coastal Passage Making graduates receive monthly charter credit in amount of their dues. (1)
  • FREE refresher training (on space available basis).
  • Includes all Basic membership benefits.

Ultimate – PREMIUM, ALL INCLUSIVE

  • Initiation: Single – $10,000*
    Additional Family Members – $8,000
  • Offers complete training in both sail and power, including catamarans if available.
  • Eligible for Skipper’s Package credit w/in 30 days of completion of BC.
  • Includes all Sail & Power Passage Maker membership benefits.
  • Includes all Passage Making Charter Share costs.
  • Includes all Club Nautique clinics and training seminars.
  • Includes all powerboat training***

* All initiations are one-time fees and installment plans are available.
** Ocean classes – Passage Maker and Ocean members pay share of charter cost. Chartershare costs included in Ultimate membership.
***All students on twin screw boats pay a fuel charge.

  • Dues: $79 per month (plus $15 per month for each additional person).
  • Membership minimum of one year.
  • $5 Million liability insurance umbrella – $75 per year.
  • Non-resident(2) or Vessel Owner(3): dues & insurance @ 50%

 

POWERBOATING MEMBERSHIPS

Basic

Power Bareboat – PREMIUM POWER

  • Initiation: Single – $3,500*
    Additional Family Members – $2,800
  • Includes Basic Basic Powerboat Cruising & Inshore Powerboat Cruising Certification classes.
  • Eligible for Skipper’s Package credit w/in 30 days of completion of BPC.
  • Includes all Basic membership benefits.

Power Passage Maker

  • Initiation: Single – $6,000*
    Additional Family Members – $4,800
  • Includes Basic Powerboat Cruising, Inshore Powerboat Cruising Certification, Coastal Navigation, Twin Screw Powerboating, Coastal Powerboat Cruising Certification, and Celestial Navigation classes**
  • Includes all Basic membership benefits

Ultimate – PREMIUM, ALL INCLUSIVE

  • Initiation: Single – $10,000*
    Additional Family Members – $8,000
  • Offers complete training in both sail and power.
  • Eligible for Skipper’s Package credit w/in 30 days of completion of BPC.
  • Includes all Power & Sail Passage Maker membership benefits.
  • Coastal Power Cruising graduates receive monthly charter credit in amount of their dues. (1)
  • Includes all Passage Making Charter Share costs.
  • Includes all Club Nautique clinics and training seminars.
  • Includes all sail training.

* All initiations are one-time fees and installment plans are available.
** All students on twin screw powerboat classes pay a fuel charge.

  • Dues: $79 per month (plus $15 per month for each additional person).
  • Membership minimum of one year.
  • $5 Million liability insurance umbrella – $75 per year.
  • Non-resident(2) or Vessel Owner(3): dues & insurance @ 50%

 

Terms & Conditions

(1) – Only one discount, special offer, credit or coupon may be used per regular charter or private lesson. CPM and CPC dues credit is not banked and is offered as a once-per-month discount coupon. 

(2) – Non-residents are those who’s primary residence is outside the State of California, or in the following California counties: Imperial, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Kern and San Luis Obispo. Dues will be reduced in the month following Club’s receipt of reasonable non-resident verification (E.G. utility bill, driver’s license, etc.) 

(3) – Vessel Owner is defined as: The named, currently registered owner of a vessel over 26′ with an inboard engine which is currently berthed in water at a marina within the greater San Francisco Bay & Delta region, Half Moon Bay, or Monterrey Bay. Dues will be reduced in the month following Club’s receipt of a copy one of the following current documents: USCG Certificate of Documentation, CA DMV registration. Please note: eligibility requires that the member’s name is listed as the owner.

Updated: February 1, 2017. Subject to change without notice or obligation.