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Welcome to the Port Orchard Yacht Club web site! We’ve made some changes recently, and the seas continue to change! Let us know if we’ve missed something you like by sending an email to your Fleet Captain, Fred Barrett at fleetcaptain@poyc.org. Thanks for your patience!

  • Port Orchard Yacht Club Announces 2016 Lighted Boat Parade Port Orchard, Washington – November 7, 2016 – Area Yacht Club announces Holiday Boat Parade featuring Lighted Vessels and Santa sharing holiday greetings to those ashore. Port Orchard Yacht Club (POYC) is proud to announce the 60th Anniversary of our Annual Lighted Boat Parade and Santa’s seaward arrival to Port Orchard the evening of Saturday, December 10th, ...
  • Women’s Interclub Counsel 2016 Schedule Beginning in 1938, the ladies of the Tacoma, Bremerton and Everett Yacht clubs got together to meet and exchange ideas. As the years passed and more clubs were invited to join, this became the beginning of the “Grand 14” Yacht Clubs. The Women’s Interclub Counsel (WIC) is composed of any woman’s auxiliary or ladies group of the ...
  • Buckle Up for Rough Weather! Northwest Weather ServiceThe National Weather Service is forecasting two severe storms for Western Washington beginning Thursday, October 13, 2016, with another, potentially stronger storm Saturday, October 15th. The service predicts high winds with sustained speeds between 25 and 40 miles per hour (MPH), with gusts up to 60 MPH forecast. CNN has forecasted 80 MPH winds for ...
  • Bremerton Labor Day Cruise-In How do you measure the success of an event? The number of boats present? The number of people present? The bottom line? FOR ME the measure of success of a Cruise-in is the experience, the memories and the comraderies. The many highlights of the weekend include: Fellowship with our club members, their families and guest. The many ...
  • Change of Watch – 2016 Vice Commodore Greg PerkinsTime-honored traditions are part of what make boating enjoyable and provide a sense of belonging and purpose to sailors of all stripes and ages. The “Change of Watch” is a ceremony held each year to honor and thank the outgoing officers and trustees for their service to the club, and to swear in newly-elected officers ...
  • P/C Ed Richards Hosts 2016 Ball for Commodore John Deane Commodore John Deane PhotoOn 11 June Past Commodore Ed Richards hosted the 2016 Commodore’s Ball for Commodore John Deane.  The “Stray Cat Strut” themed event was attended by 13 Commodores and their spouses from the Grand 14 Yacht Clubs, as well as members and guests from the Port Orchard Yacht Club. John was quite surprised by his classmates from ...