Membership Benefits

What You Get For Galway City Sailing Club Membership

  • Access To Beach For City Sailing
  • Supervised Weekly Sailing Sessions
  • Access To / Use Of Club Dinghies
  • Training Room / Club House
  • Changing Rooms with Toilets at beach-side boat park
  • Safety Boats For All Sailing Sessions
  • Club Hangar for storing equipment, safety boats, sails etc.
  • Lockers to store personal items and equipment
  • Changing rooms with hot showers
  • Dinghy Park for club and members boats (small additional fee applies)*
  • Irish Sailing Membership
  • Irish Sailing Training Center for Sailing & Powerboats
  • Adult and Junior Sail Coaching With Experienced Instructors Member Only Offers
  • Plus other sailing activities we may organise

* Dinghy Park is for the convenience of active sailing members and is not a boat storage facility.

Member Discounts

Galway City Sailing Club Members enjoy discounts at the following:

  • Yachtsman Euromarine Discounted Dinghy Insurance
  • Optique Opticians: Discounts on Glasses and Sunglasses at Optique Opticians. 20% Discount off all Glasses and Sunglasses. Sports Sunglasses include –  Oakley, Maui Jim, Bolle, Vuarnet, Ray Ban and Cebe. Designer Brands include Tom Ford, Gucci, Dior, Prada, Hugo Boss, Coach, Kate Spade ……and many more!!
  • Galway Maritime: 5% Discount on Chandlery and Safety Equipment (offer excludes electronics and sale items).
    Galway Maritime strive to facilitate all your maritime needs and provide extensive free advice instore! Additionally, Galway Maritime have an excellent Website with a wide range of stock at competitive online prices. Download the Galway Maritime Brochure.
  • Discounts at Black Sheep Surf Co.
  • Discounts on Handmade & Personalised Gifts including Gifts For Sailors at

Please see your membership joining confirmation email on how to enjoy your discounts.

Hands On Involvement

Galway City Sailing Club offers the opportunity to get hands on involvement in all club activities, be it race officer for the day, safety boat crew, or any other duties that arise in the running of the club and sailing sessions.


We have a number of club dinghies for members use plus some members have boats and would be only too happy to have you along.

IS Certified Sailing Courses for Children, Juniors & Adults

We are an IS Training Centre and run Sail Training Courses with discounts for club members.

IS Certified Powerboat Training Provider

Discounted Power Boat Training For Members to develop the skills at the club.

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