Composing a history of the Rockport Yacht Club is an ongoing endeavor.
Please see expanded "History" menu at left for current chapters.
You can help. If you have an anecdote you would like to share, please send an email to:
Note from current chapters author:
"Bob Goldate and I [Jack Lawrence] volunteered to write a history of the RYC for the website not knowing what a task it would be but we are pressing forward. Bob and I have interviewed a couple of old salts and have a few more to do and I have delved into the scrapbooks that the former historians kept of the club activities.
I have only looked at the books for the years 1976 to 1985 so far and I am just amazed at the activities the club was involved in the early years. So instead of a formal year to year history I would just like to do an overview for you and encourage you to go look at the scrapbooks in the office. Not having been here for any of these activities I am just reading old soundings and newspaper clippings and attempting to put together a story..."