American Yacht Club

115-117 Rear Water St
PO Box 1360
Newburyport, MA 01950
United States
42° 48' 38.8584" N, 70° 51' 42.4224" W
Commodore Robert Chadwick

The American Yacht Club is America's oldest continually operating private yacht club, located in Newburyport Massachusetts on the Merrimack River, just a short jaunt from the river's mouth. Host to many regattas every year, including the Chet Young Regatta and the Mount Gay Rum Regatta. Along with these events, the AYC also organizes a sailing school to encourage and educate younger sailors in the techniques and skills of safe sailing.