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Annual New Member Mixer - Sat. Feb. 6

The RYC Membership Committee invites members to attent the Annual New Member Mixer this Sat. Feb 6 from 2 to 4 PM.  This event is an RYC tradition welcoming our New Members to our Club.

Please join us in welcoming RYC's New Members (2013 to 2015) to the Club on the afternoon of February 6th.  This annual event has become a winter favorite event with our Members, providing an opportunity to catch up with both old and new friends.  Plan on coming down and spend the afternoon sharing your favorite yarns, drinks and food.

This event is open to all RYC Members.  All are encouraged to bring an appetizer and / or dessert to be shared.  Please come down for our annual New Member Mixer. 


John D. Dennerlein

Membership Chair

Tania Aebi Presentation at RYC

RYC Lecture Series presents Tania Aebi, the first American woman to sail around the world.

ALERT -- Event is Postponed till Sat. January 30

Due to the forecast of a significant snow event and with the safety of all in mind, the evening with Tania Aebi has been postponed one week to January 30.  If this enables you to come, please make sure to call the office for reservations.  If you had reservations and this postponement causes a conflict with a preexisting event on your calendar, please let the office know if you cannot attend.  Hope to see everyone now on Saturday, 1-30-16 at the club. The time of the event has not changed and will begin at 5:00 pm.

Rescheduled to Sat. Jan. 30 at 5PM. For details, open the Flyer

Frostbiting Video - 12-20 racing
Click here to view drone video of Frostbiting racing on Dec. 20
RYC Turkey Bowl 2015 Video

See drone footage from the 2015 Turkey Bowl, part of the RYC Frostbiting racing series! Video provided by Paul Sudzak. 


RYC's Eric Leitner Wins Mallory Trophy on Final Race at U.S. Adult Championship

Monday, 12 October 2015 /


NEW JERSEY CITY, N.J. (October 12, 2015) – The spectator experience was breathtaking. The racing conditions were fantastic. And the talent on display in New York Harbor was remarkable. The 2015 U.S. Adult Sailing Championship wrapped-up on Monday after three exhilarating days over Columbus Day weekend.


In what was described as a “miracle race” by Eric Leitner, the host club representative from the Manhattan Yacht Club edged out a competitive field in the final race of the regatta to win the Clifford D. Mallory Trophy.

Interested in membership?

Join Raritan Yacht Club! 

blue_meanie_scuttlebuttRaritan Yacht Club, established in 1865, is one of the oldest yacht clubs in the United States. The Club has maintained a strong maritime heritage of member participation and enjoys a reputation as a very friendly yacht club. Enjoy the benefits of membership at Raritan Yacht Club 

For more info, click here to email our Membership Chairperson.

Upcoming Events

Tania Aebi Presentation at RYC

RYC Lecture Series presents Tania Aebi, the first American woman to sail around the world.

Sat. Jan.23 at 5PM. For details, open the Flyer

A History Of Raritan Yacht Club

A History Of Raritan Yacht ClubThe Raritan Yacht Club, one of the oldest in our nation, has a rich and colorful history. In pre and post Civil War years, Perth Amboy became a resort - fine hotels drew visitors for their summer vacations from Newark and New York. The bay full of deep, clear water and its access to the ocean made Perth Amboy a natural site for boating enthusiasts.