FAQs

What do I need to know about the 2021 season at RYC?

To learn about what to wear and bring, drop off and COVID-19 screening, pick up, as well as our inclement weather and refund policies, please view our Parent and Guardian Information Sheet. For specific information on how we are keeping RYC safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, please check out our Workplace Safety Plan and Mitigation Strategy, or call our Club Manager at 519-674-3830.

What age does my child need to be to attend lessons?

Our Morning Program is designed for children 4-10 years of age. Our Afternoon Program is for children 11+. Please contact our Office Manager if your child is outside of these age ranges.

How do I register?

Online registration is now closed! Please email ryc.officemanager@gmail.com or call 519-674-3830 (Monday-Friday) to inquire about registration and availability for programs. We encourage you to pre-register to secure your spot, as space is limited due to COVID-19 protocols.

What forms do I need to fill out to register?

Our Club Manager will provide you with digital or paper copies of the Registration Forms. Digital copies will be available via Google Forms. Paper copies will be available at RYC upon arrival on Monday mornings at 8:30AM.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, cheque, and credit card payments.

What should my child wear and bring?

Your child should arrive to RYC wearing:

  • Bathing suit
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat (if desired)
  • Water shoes (if desired)

Your child should bring:

  • Towel
  • Light snack
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Life jacket or PFD (if desired)

Personal belongings will be stored in baskets inside the RYC Clubhouse during program hours. It is not advisable to bring electronics or valuables as these baskets may get wet.

Do you supply life jackets and PFDs?

We encourage members to bring their own, properly-fitted life jacket or PFD. The RYC has many life jackets and PFDs available for loan on a first-come, first-serve basis. All members must wear a life jacket or PFD while sailing, canoeing, or windsurfing.