PSC Membership Information
You've checked out our training program and our sailing events, and you've figured out that PSC is the best value in recreational sailing in the area. Read on to find out more!
You are always welcome to come to one of our monthly Membership "Social" Meetings, and to contact the Membership Commodore for more information!Privileges of Membership
Membership allows you to experience the exhilaration of sailing, and to enjoy the beauty of our rivers and bays in the company of great folks.
(1) Hold elected office (Full-Regular Members only);
(2) Vote in the affairs of the Club (Regular Members only);
(3) Participate in Club cruises (with one guest at Member’s rate);
(4) Sub-charter or rent Club boats (subject to qualifications);
(5) Participate in classroom training or on-the-water training (Bay or River);
(6) Receive Club emails and other general or informational correspondence; and,
The Club cannot guarantee that non-military members will be able to access Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling which may occasionally prevent non-military members from participating in events and classes there.
MEMBERSHIP TYPESRegular Membership. Full-Regular Membership is available to active duty, retired, and reserve US military personnel and their spouses, Civilian employees of the Department of Defense (DoD) and their spouses, and others with a demonstrated interest in Club objectives when sponsored as candidates for membership by regular members.
Limited-Regular Membership (Out of Area), at reduced dues, are available to people eligible to be full-regular members, but who reside more than 100 miles from the Pentagon.
Family-Regular Membership are available to the Regular Member's dependent children and spouse. It establishes both adults of a married couple as "Full-Regular Members."
Honorary Membership. Honorary members may be nominated by officers of the Bridge as special recognition for an extraordinary contribution to the Club in particular, or to the sport of sailing in general. Initial honorary membership is subject to ratification by a majority of voting members at any general membership business meeting. Honorary members are reconfirmed by the Bridge annually.
Children and Bona Fide Guests
Children and bona fide guests are permitted at any Club activity when accompanied by a regular member who is accountable for them. All fees for participation of children and/or guests of a member are paid by the member.