Welcome to The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia

Mission Statement:
The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia is a premier private club, rich in tradition, promoting participation and education in all aspects of yachting.  The Club provides excellent facilities, services and programs for member enjoyment.

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The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia is a participatory club of individuals and families with an interest in sailing, sailboat racing, cruising, boating and trap shooting. Conveniently located on eleven acres of beautiful Delaware River waterfront in Essington, PA. Corinthian is one of the oldest continuously operating yacht clubs in the country.

Members enjoy three seasons of one-design club racing on Lasers, J22s, Vanguard 15s and Optimists; seasonal trap shooting; semi-annual sailboat cruises on the Chesapeake Bay or one of the Club's many social and educational events. The Club also has a vigorous junior sailing program and learn-to-sail classes. 

Privileges of the club include access to the dining room and porches, parlors, outdoor deck, locker rooms and swimming pool. The waterfront services include docks with water and electricity, and a number of moorings and slips.  The Club also owns 2 Flying Scots and several canoes, kayaks and stand up paddle boards for member use.  Members enjoy reciprocity with the Yachting Clubs of America, as well as several other select clubs.  Boat storage is available on the property.

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*The Corinthian Yacht Club of Philadelphia is a founding member of the National Sailing Hall of Fame and Philadelphia Yacht Squadron

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News & Events

Posted On 2/4/2016
CYC is proud to announce our popular Open House happening on Sunday March 6, beginning at NOON. We will have CYC's Trap Program hosting a competition shoot against Radnor Hunt Club. Come on down and check out the trap program in action! Know someone interested in shooting trap or joining the club? This is your chance to show off your club! Please make your reservations to memberservices@cycop.com or call the club at 610-521-4705. Thanks and we look forward to a great event with some new faces!
Posted On 2/4/2016
Back by popular demand is the Magical Sanj! Happening on Friday, February 19th beginning at 7pm, be prepared to have your mind blown with amazing tricks and some sneaky slight-of-hand! Sanj always has something new to show off and baffle the audience! This event is very popular and fills up quickly so reserve your spot today! If you know someone that would love this event, bring them on down! Reservations can be made by emailing memberservices@cycop.com or calling the club at 610-521-4705.
Posted On 2/4/2016
Todd Berman, an expert at fine tuning and teaching the techniques to help you increase your boating speed is coming to CYC for an informative North U Speed Boating Seminar on Saturday February 27th. With registration starting at 8:30am be prepared for a full day of insight and technique from a seasoned North U instructor. Make your reservations today by email to memberservices@cycop.com or calling the club at 610-521-4705.