Radio Control Section Affiliate Membership

Affiliate Membership (Radio Control Section) allows individuals to join the Radio Control Section of the RSYC and to enjoy the facilities and sailing opportunities at the Ocean Village and Gins Clubhouse on any weekday throughout the year, plus any weekend day when the RC Section holds any event. 

Affiliate Members will be proposed by a member of the RC Section and seconded by the Club Secretary (Rule 5.3.4).

The 2018 annual subscription fee for Affiliate Members is £165. There is no joining fee. The Subscription fee for an Affiliate Member shall be due and payable on election during the Subscription year and thereafter shall be due and payable on an annual basis.

Membership of the Model Yachting Association (MYA) is also required (current cost £13/year) as it provides the necessary 3rd party insurance cover. This membership can be arranged through the Club.

Affiliate Members have access to the main rooms, bar and dining areas at both Ocean Village and Gins Clubhouses, and on the following days and times solely on production of a valid Affiliate Membership card:Monday through to Thursday until 18.30hrs and Friday until 15.30hrs dependenton the opening hours at both Clubhouses.

Affiliate Members shall be entitled, solely on production of a valid Affiliate Membership card to the same discounts on food and beverages as a Full Member, these discounts are not applicable for business or banqueting functions which are subject to bespoke pricing.

Affiliate Members may use the Gins car park and the 'Pay & Display' car park at the Ocean Village Clubhouse.

Affiliate Members are entitled to wear the Club Burgee however please note that only Full Members have the right to:•fly the Ensign •any use of the Belted Crest •seek election as a Flag Officer or as a Committee Member•vote at General meetings• benefit from reciprocal arrangements with other clubs•establish a credit account.

To download an application form please click here