The ABYC Dinghy Cooperative Sailing Program provides sailors who do not own a boat the opportunity of using club boats for social sailing and participating in club racing without the cost burden of boat ownership!

As an affordable, sailing time-share style experience, the program offers participants opportunity to:

  • Sail a Club Laser
  • Sail on your own schedule during days or evenings
  • Book a book on a first come, first serve basis
  • Enjoy the the camaraderie of sailing in a club
  • Participate in yacht club life at the “Beach”
  • Learn boat maintenance and fiberglass repairs
  • Participate in social events, parties, regattas, and Wednesday evening races

CYA White Sail III or equivalent sailing experience is required.

Program Fee $200 per year plus membership at ABYC (see below). All prices are plus GST.

The Co-op Dinghy Program is open to all current ABYC members. If you are not a member and wish to participate in the Co-op Dinghy Program, you must first become an ABYC member. ABYC offers a discounted rate for new first-year associate members. For information about membership categories and fees, click here.

For an application for the Co-op Dinghy Sailing Program, Dinghy Co-op Registration Form 2015.

Please direct inquiries to Grant Dietrich grant@torbridge.ca.