How to Join

Contact the Membership Secretary on: membership@readingsc.org.uk

Information for prospective, new and even existing members can be found throughout the website. A pdf version containing some of the details is also available. The printable document covers club contacts, safety & safeguarding, activities, ways to help the club, sail training, dinghy hire and the use of the facilities.

Cost of Membership

Annual membership runs from 1st April to 31 March. Fees for 2024/25 are below

Joining Fee £43.00 New member joining fee payable in the first year of joining
Family £174.00 Includes partner and children under 18 living at the same address
Adult £133.00
Former (Onshore Supporter) £66.50 Members who are no longer taking part in on-the-water activities
Model Yacht £66.50 For those who only sail model yachts
Student £33.00 Aged 16-24 in full time education
Junior £66.50 Junior membership must be accompanied by a full single member or be part of a family membership. Children under 16 must be supervised at all times when on-site
Boat Parking £33.00 Per craft parked at the club (Members Only)
Trailer Parking £22.00 For storage in fenced compound
Canoe Outdoor Rack £11.00 Per craft on rack (Members Only)
Former Large Ski Shed £33.00 Indoor storage, per craft (short term only)
Former Mirror Shed £33.00 Indoor storage, per craft (Kayak/Canoe)
Clubhouse Key £15.00
Contact the Membership Secretary via Membership@readingsc.org.uk

Junior Sailing

Oppie Beginners and Improvers course fee £110.00 Per participant, payable at the first session
Youth and Juniors £7.00 Per session, plus £7.00 per club boat hire/session if they do not have their own boat.

RYA Sail Training courses

Class fee £115.00 Per participant for a two day course

There are reduced fees for those joining in the period October to March, contact the membership secretary for details.

It is a requirement that all members attend their assigned OOD duties plus attend some work parties as advertised on the club calendar.

We look forward to welcoming you on board!

Membership Application Form