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Become a Member of the Detroit Boat Club!
Detroit Boat Club
The Oldest Yachting Club in the Americas
Established in 1839
The Detroit Boat Club offers a friendly membership, a variety of activities for boaters and non-boaters alike, and the opportunity to be a part of the oldest boat club in the United States and the oldest social club in Michigan. 

The DBC has two levels of membership:

Certificate Members purchase a “Certificate of Membership” and have the right to vote, hold office, and share ownership of the Club's property and assets with the other Certificate holders.

Initiation Fee$300 (one-time) 

Active Members enjoy all of the social benefits of the Detroit Boat Club, including participation in monthly dinners, cultural/social events, annual Regatta and Rendezvous, etc.


Both categories of membership may take sailing lessons or use the DBC-owned Flying Scot sailboats if they are certified.
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