Welcome to the Austin Yacht Club
The Austin Yacht Club (AYC) is a private sailing club located on the shores of Lake Travis in Austin, Texas. It was founded in 1951 as the Austin Sailing Club and became the Austin Yacht Club in 1969.
Today the Club’s mission is to be a premier sailing club with an emphasis on sailboat racing, sailing education, and sailing activities for the entire family. We pride ourselves in creating a relaxed atmosphere with a warm, friendly, fun, family-oriented activities. We offer a wide variety of social activities and educational clinics for adults and juniors alike. Teams and individuals from AYC have done well over the years and won championships on the state, regional, national, and international level.
On the Water
The Austin Yacht Club waterfront is buzzing with activity all year long.
Whether you’re interested in sailing in the next Friday night Beer Can race, racing your own sailboat in a series race, racing your sunfish in a Wednesday evening race, crewing on a sailboat in an annual regatta, or having your child participate in our popular Junior Sailing Program, or just cruising beautiful Lake Travis, there’s something for everyone at AYC.
Grab your PFD, set your sails, and we’ll see you on the water!