Boca Ciega Yacht Club

Welcome Aboard

Latitude 27° 44' 21'' N
Longitude 82° 41' 44" W

Located on beautiful Boca Ciega Bay in Gulfport, Boca Ciega Yacht Club (BCYC) is only four miles from the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico offering sailors easy access to west Florida's best cruising destinations as well as fabulous sailing on the protected waters of the Bay. BCYC members enjoy club cruising, racing and a full social calendar throughout the year. If you are not already a Member, we invite you to discover the many benefits of membership and join the most exciting and friendly sail club in Florida.

Check the City of Gulfport Website

Use the website above to check the status of the Gulfport Marina & Beaches. If the beaches and/or the marinas are closed, use of the club boats is prohibited. This is a safety measure so that no one gets sick! Thank you!

Boating Skills & Seamanship Program

sponsored by the US Coast Guard Auxillary

Flotilla 72 of the USCG Auxiliary is presenting the Boating Skills & Seamanship Program each Tuesday evening from 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm in the Flotilla building located at the USCG South Moorings, 1300 Beach Dr. SE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701. Topics include:

  • Which boat should I buy
  • Aids to Navigation (ATONS)
  • Small Boat Safety
  • Rules of the waterways
  • Handling
  • Marine Radio
  • Navigating the Waterways
  • Emergencies
  • Chart Reading
  • Knots         

The 9 week program is open to adults and children at least 14 years of age accompanied by an adult. Program cost is $50.00 per book. Two students that register together may share a book for $75.00.  Cash or check please.  Graduates are given a Certificate and Florida Boater’s ID Card. Pre-Registration on-line or if you have a question, please call Jim Fogle, at 727-898-1324.

Link to flyer

2015 One Design Championship

Saturday November 14th

9:00AM to 10:00 AM  Registration and Continental Breakfast

10:00 AM Skippers Meeting

NOON First Class Flag

6:00 PM Dinner Party

Sunday November 15th

9:30AM First Class Flag

Awards and Daiquiris to follow

Click here for details and/or to register, this is open to all!

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Upcoming Events

10/10/2015 • BCYC
10/14/2015 7:00 PM • BCYC Club House
10/16/2015 8:00 PM • Boca Ciega Yacht Club
10/17/2015 • BCYC
10/17/2015 9:30 AM • Boca Ciega Yacht Club
10/17/2015 12:00 PM • BCYC Clubhouse

Boca Ciega Yacht Club‎
Latitude 27° 44' 21.0552'' N
Longitude 82° 41' 44.7252'' W
4600 Tifton Drive South   Gulfport, FL 33711   (727) 321-7295

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