Sailing & Watersports Foundation

The Coral Ridge Yacht Club Sailing & Watersports Foundation is dedicated to investing in the future of sailing and watersports for children and adults of all ages. The Foundation's goal is to introduce, promote and encourage the sports of sailing, power boating, yachting, scuba diving and other watersports by providing access to the water, vessels and related activities for all participants. The Foundation sponsored educational and recreational programs will promote the social interaction of the participants, while increasing their awareness, proficiency, seamanship and safety while boating, sailing and scuba diving.

CRYC Sailing and Watersports Foundation

Recent Foundation News

Scuba4Good Music Festival July 29, 2023

Scuba4Good Music Festival

The Coral Ridge Yacht Club Sailing and Watersports Foundation is proud to be a platinum sponsor of the Scuba4Good Music Festival in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea on Saturday, July 29th. This family-friendly event features some of Fort Lauderdale’s most popular local bands. Try some tasty food from local restaurants as well as local craft beer, wine and seltzers. Stroll through the vendor village where you can meet with local vendors, businesses and other

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Scuba diving at CRYC

Get Scuba Certified at CRYC

The first class starts on July 10th at the Coral Ridge Yacht Club Your Foundation has arranged for CRYC members to take the following PADI Scuba Diving courses at the club. All pool sessions will be held in the club pool by PADI certified instructors from Gold Coast Scuba. Open water dives will arranged through South Florida Diving Headquarters out of the Hillsboro Inlet. It is recommended that you complete

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Demo Day SUP

Demo Day Photo Gallery

Our inaugural “Demo Day” was a tremendous success. We had a great turnout with members participating in all of our watersports activities. Scuba diving and tankless diving were both very popular with dozens of members taking part in the Discover Scuba and Nomad Experiences. At our new Sailing and Watersports Center the stand up paddleboards (SUPs) were a huge hit. Members of all ages toured Sunrise Bay on one of our

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Summer sailing camp 2023

Sailing Camp – Summer 2023

The Foundation is proud to announce that we are offering a summer sailing camp in cooperation with the city of Fort Lauderdale. The camp will be held at our brand new sailing and watersports center and we will have all brand new equipment for our kids to enjoy. There will be four 2-week sessions to choose from on the following dates: *Camp starts at 9:00 AM and ends at 4:00

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CRYC Foundation News

Foundation Log Article – June 2023

The Sailing Center is ready to go as are we for the 2023 Sailing Program. We have overcome our greatest obstacle which was to hire three coaches for the program. Now that it is done, we are working with the City and LYC putting together the logistics. I am sure that will be done by the time you read this article. Members have shown great interest in the program, and

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Demo Day at CRYC

Demo Day – Sunday, June 11th

Check out the new Sailing and Watersports Center and learn more about your Foundation Your Foundation is sponsoring a “Demo Day” on Sunday, June 11th. Join us for a day of watersports demonstrations and fun for the whole family. Members of all ages can try sailing, paddle boarding, kayaking, scuba diving and tankless diving with the Blu3 Nomad dive system. Instructors and vendors will be available to assist and all equipment

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