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.

Wish to receive more information? Please click here to to fill out the form on the next page so we can respond to your area of interest or call us at 610-521-4705 to learn more about sailing Philadelphia.

*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 10/21/2016
CYCoP Member Speaker Sieries is proud to present Gisela & Kirk Hall, "Our 16 Year Voyage on Serenader". Happening on Friday, November 18th starting at 6pm with cocktails, dinner at 7pm, and presentation to follow. Be sure to reserve your spot by calling the club at 610-521-4705 or reply email to memberservices@cycop.com
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Posted On 10/9/2016
Attention All Members and Potential Members!
On these two dates, October 16th & November 20th (Sundays), we will be holding our fall open house events for anybody who is interested in becoming a member of our fine club down here at the Corinthian. Feel free to invite friends, family, neighbors, co-workers etc. to take an exclusive tour of our special gem, located right on the Delaware River, and give your guests a live look at everything we have to offer here at the club!
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Posted On 9/5/2016
On the evening of Saturday October 29th, join fellow CYC Members to hear George Pagano's and presentation about his amazing row across the Atlantic Ocean last winter. He will detail how he and his partner, Caitlin Miller, navigated through the most trecherous conditions before finally finishing their wild voyage.
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