Nominations Invited for the BYSC Board

Interested in serving on the BYSC Board of Directors? As per BYSC bylaws, four of 12 seats will be up for election at the Fall Membership Meeting, currently scheduled for October 30.

Stockholding members are invited...

Club Members Test the BYSC Pool Waters

Club members are slowly returning to the pools at the BYSC. In the first week of operation, attendance has been light and social distancing has been easily enforced.

Only the kiddie pool seemed crowded at times,...

May Commodore’s Message

Thank you all for your patience during this time. Jerry, Frank, the Board, and I are trying to figure out daily what is in the best interest of the Club and our Members.


Make the Most of Your Club Pool

First and foremost, remember to social distance.

Please remember

  1. No glass is permitted in the pool area or bath house
  2. No smoking is permitted in the pool area or bath house
  3. No pets are allowed...

Floating Docks, Boat Launching and Hauling

Reminders for the 2020 Boating Season


Dock Etiquette


  • Use caution when coming into the floats
  • Use Fenders
  • Spring lines are a must with our strong currents
  • Please leave motors down   
  • Rafting may be necessary
  • Boats may be...

COVID 19 Cancellations


Fourth message regarding Covid-19 to our Members and their Families

As we approach mid-May the status of some scheduled events have changed.

  1. BYSC Pools opened May 18, but with some serious rules regarding self-protection, Club...

Classic Boat Rally Cancelled

With great reluctance, we are cancelling this years Classic Boat Rally due to circumstances dictated by the Coronavirus. 

With thanks, I will mail back to registration checks to those who have registered.

Sailing Postponements

As sailing competitors we are probably all itching to get on the water, and apart from the dinghy racers, we would probably be quite safe in our little group. But the consensus seems to heading towards not racing for...

BCSB Update March 2020

I think this mild winter is almost over! But watching out the club back porch you certainly wouldn’t have known we even had one with all of the sailing taking place. From the twice a week high school...

General Manager’s March Message

New Members

The Board of Directors has approved the Membership applications of:

  • Mike & Debbie Hedge of Bingham Farms, MI & Beaufort
  • Doug & Miranda Moss of Beaufort
  • Glenn Callahan & Terri Keeley of Cape May, NJ & Beaufort
  • Anders...

March Racing Report

March will start or racing in earnest with the Catboat Spring Series starting on March 14 and continuing most Saturday’s until the end of May.  Competitor’s Meetings at noon, race starts at 1pm.


The high schoolers have a...

March Commodore’s Message

Dear Members,

It was great to see those of you that attended our Spring Members' Meeting last Friday.  It is important to the board and me that our members are engaged and informed on what is happening...

Sailor’s Meeting/Get Together

Sailors mark your calendar!

Annual Sailors Meeting

Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 3:00 pm!


Anyone who has an interest in the sailboat racing that takes place annually at Beaufort Yacht & Sailing Club will want to attend our...

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We love to hear what our members are up to! If you have been to a recent regatta or on a sailing adventure, please share it with our membership.

We are looking for:  articles – or just a few lines, regatta results, and we LOVE pictures!