Current ArticlesArchive
DateTitle - Author / Summary
 Posted On Wednesday, October 02, 2019
Ladies Auxiliary Presents - The Wreck of the Broker - The Story of NJ's Deadliest Train Wreck 
A presentation by Gordon Bond On the drizzley evening of February 6, 1951, the Pennsylvania Railroad commuter train known as "The Broker" derailed in Woodbridge, NJ, killing 85 and injuring hundreds in what remains the deadliest railroad accident in the state's history and among the top five in the United States. Gordon Bond will give a summary of his research in his presentation "Wreck of The Broker" at the Ladies' Auxiliary meeting on Tuesday October 16 at 6:00 PM.
 Posted On Tuesday, August 27, 2019
Fall Regatta 2019 - Sat, Sept 7th 
Join us for the Last Regatta Blast of the season! The Fall Regatta has both PHRF Windward / Leeward racing as well as 'Round the Buoys cruisers race! Music, Fun and Food at the club afterwards!
 Posted On Monday, July 15, 2019
2019 Nelson J. Macan Handicap Regatta 
Come out to honor the love and commitment Nelson J. Macan gave to our club. A trailblazer in the world of what has become "PHRF," Nelson shared his love of the club and his love of racing by tirelessly donating decades of service for the growth and betterment of both. The PERFECT SUMMER COCKTAIL CONTEST is BACK and the "Raritan Idol" Karaoke title is on the line, so be sure to join in and support this important and FUN annual event! More details to follow!
Women Sailing With Women 7/19 6:30PM 
Open to Members as well as Non-Members, Please join us this Friday for a casual gathering of Women Sailing with Women! Let's keep the conversation going as we continue to grow this important venue for our sport. No educational component this time, which leaves us more time to brainstorm! Be sure to tell your friends ~ See you there!
 Posted On Monday, June 24, 2019
Red Grant Regatta 2019 
It's that time of year!! Registration is now open for RG19! Don't miss out on the premiere regatta event of the summer on Raritan Bay! With the infectious 80's sounds of Ridgemont High for dancing fun, you won't want to miss this year's event! Register at Yacht Scoring
Women Sailing with Women Basic Keelboat Class 
Join us for a 4-hour Learn to Sail workshop on a Colgate this Saturday afternoon (June 29). We have 1 student confirmed so far and can take up to 6. The description is below. This is a great opportunity to gain knowledge and confidence in a relaxed, supportive environment without committing to more than a half day or breaking the bank. Please contact Cathy Scott @ ASAP. We also have 1 more slot available for the ASA 101 certification course on July 6-7. There will be a few hours in "classroom" at the club beforehand, and you will be on the water all day the 6th & 7th...I have been assured the boat will come into the dock for potty breaks. :) LEARN TO SAIL Objectives: This workshop will introduce and reinforce the theory of sailing through practical exercises. It is intended for ladies who are new to sailing or have crewed on boats. Sign up for this workshop if you wish to review and practice: ● Parts of the Boat ● Raising, lowering, and furling sails ● Proper use of the winches ● Points of sail ● Helming Cost: $100 for RYC members; $125 for non-members Participation: Up to 6 participants Requirements: Open to All
 Posted On Thursday, June 20, 2019
Celebrate Our Stars and Stripes Fireworks at RYC 
July 3, 2019 5:00 PM to 10:30 PM Come down to RYC for Fireworks and a special evening at the club as we open our doors to members, guests, and invited dignitaries and fireworks sponsors. Click the link above for complete details
 Posted On Monday, June 17, 2019
Women Sailing With Women Happy Hour 6/21 6:30PM 
Women Sailing with Women - Happy Hour! Friday, June 21. We'll begin congregating in RYC's Grill Room at about 6:30 pm, the galley will be open. Can't make it at 6:30? No worries - come when it suits! We'll be tying knots and making new friends!
 Posted On Friday, June 14, 2019
Ladies Auxiliary - BBQ on the Deck 
Raritan Yacht Club Ladies Auxiliary - BBQ on the Deck Come join the Ladies Auxiliary for their June Meeting and BBQ! Tuesday, June 18, 2019 6:00 Cocktails, 7:00 Dinner All Members/Guests are welcome Reservations: 732-826-2277
 Posted On Friday, May 17, 2019
Ladies Auxiliary Present: 
Get your "ship" together!! Come join the Ladies Aux for a fun evening with motivational speaker and author of "Keep This, Toss That" author, Jamie Novak! Cocktails at 6PM, Dinner at 7PM. All are welcomed! Please call for reservations.
 Posted On Monday, May 06, 2019
Give Mom a Break - Celebrate Mother's Day at RYC 
Click the link above to view the menu and complete details.
 Posted On Monday, April 29, 2019
Women Sailing With Women 5/10 7PM 
Women sailors from around the New York & New Jersey area are invited to kickoff the sailing season with a Happy Hour on Friday, May 10 on the upper deck of Raritan Yacht Club. Come out and mingle with sailors from around the bay and beyond. Our goal is to promote nautical learning, networking, and camaraderie while learning from each other, sharing our experiences, and having fun. We will have a mini-workshop on how to use a VHF radio, so if you have one, bring it along. Bring a friend too! The bar and galley will be open and a special table will be reserved for WSW in the grill room at 6pm. The education component will begin at 7pm in the Surf Room. Free parking is available in the municipal lot next to the club yard at the end of Front Street.
Open House! Saturday, May 11th  
Come join us for a fun filled day at our beautiful and historic club! One of the nation's oldest yacht clubs, RYC offers fantastic sailing and boating activities for people of all ages and abilities. The most convenient location from which to dry sail your boat for most of central and northern NJ, come visit this vibrant, friendly club and discover how to make your boating dreams a reality!
 Posted On Friday, April 26, 2019
Greek Night - May 18, 2019 
Mark your calendars now for Greek Night on Saturday, May 18, 2019. Reservations are required for this event. Please indicate your entree selection when calling the club.
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