Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club
Latitude 33° 36' 24" N | Longitude 117° 53' 07" W

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About BCYC

Established in 1958, Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club, located in Corona del Mar, California, is one of the premiere yacht clubs on the West Coast. BCYC members enjoy reciprocity benefits with yacht clubs throughout the United States and around the world. As you enter BCYC, you sense the friendly, relaxed atmosphere we strive to maintain, which is the hallmark and reputation of the club. The true benefit of membership are the enduring camaraderie and lasting friendships developed amongst the members, who share their love of the ocean through very active social, racing and cruising programs. And, our BCYC Junior Program is considered one of the best in the area. Explore this website to learn more about BCYC.

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Events at a Glance

Reflections and Commitment

This is the time of year for reflection, and beginning the planning process for the year ahead. In my estimation, 2016 has been a great year at BCYC. Our major sailing regattas are mostly concluded with the winners crowned, and our Taco Tuesday event was a rousing success, continuing to grow beyond all expectations. The



It is definitely scary to think that there are so few ocean races in Newport Beach in October. The only ocean race is the NOSA 14-Mile Bank Race, a long-time favorite. Save your Halloween costume to wear while racing the famous BCYC Hot Rum Series, which begins in November and ends in January. This is


Achilles Heel

Recently, a greater number of college sailing teams have implemented a requirement for helmets, and sailors have tried out new and more effective life jackets as well. While sailors scrutinize these steps being taken to improve safety on the water, the importance of prioritizing pre-race safety cannot be overstated. At the Junior Olympics this summer,


The Other Branch of the BCYC Family

It has been my pleasure during the last few years to write several Masthead articles thanking the many members who have volunteered so much energy and time to help make our experience at BCYC so pleasant and enjoyable. Without our volunteers and their enthusiasm, we would be a much different club with a very different