Co-op Sailing Program

Enjoy sailing at ABYC with a Co-operative Sailing Program

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


Program Fee $200 per year plus membership at ABYC

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.

Please direct inquiries to Grant Dietrich,

You can register for the Dinghy Cooperative Sailing Program by filling out and submitting the following form

Co-op Registration Form