The Yacht Club was founded in 1990 by members of the South Gulf Cove community. Currently our membership consists of over 353 member households (685 individuals). The Yacht Club's mission is based on, but not limited to the following:
  • To promote boating, recreational and social activities, and fellowship,
  • To participate in greater aspects of boating in the state of Florida,
  • To participate in civic projects which relate to the quality and use of the navigable waters of Charlotte County and surrounding areas.
About US
South Gulf Cove Yacht Club
P.O. Box 27166
El Jobean, FL 33927
The Yacht Club has been recognized as the premier social organization within South Gulf Cove. We organize a wide range of events and activities, some on the water and some on land. Water activities include raft-ups in the Interceptor Lagoon, poker runs, luncheon trips to various restaurants around Charlotte Harbor and beyond, overnight trips to resorts in Southwest Florida, the Florida Keys and the east coast of Florida and an annual Lighted Boat Parade in December. Land events include themed diner dance parties such as Halloween Party, Sweetheart Dance, Oktoberfest, plus other events such as Lobster & Clam Bake, Tampa Bay Lightning games, Polo, golf tournaments, car shows, and much more.

News & Announcements
The next Membership meeting will be Tuesday, November 12th, 2019 at 7:30 PM at the American Legion Post 113, 3426 Indiana Street, Rotonda West, Florida. 

Upcoming Events
  • 10/26/19 Oktoberfest 5:30pm, Stan Judd
  • 10/27/19 Trick or Treat by boat, Marc Kroeger
  • 11/03/19 SGCYC Classis Car Show, Ed Kerschke
  • 11/11/19 Veteran's Day Boat Parade, Maurice Price
  • 11/15/19 Karaoke Party, Marc & Diann Kroeger
  • 11/17/19 Bingo Raft-up, Marc Kroeger
  • 12/07/19 SGCYC Lighted boat parade Tom Ireland
  • 12/15/19 SGCYC XMas Party Mike OReilly
  • 01/11/20 Commodore's Ball Mike OReilly

South Gulf Cove Lock
NOTE: Lock Remotes are no longer being sold.

Become a Member
The South Gulf Cove Yacht Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm in the American Legion Post #113, located at 3426 Indiana Street Rotonda, Florida 33847.
Membership is open to any person who resides or owns property within South Gulf Cove. Dues are $40.00 per year per household plus a one time $25.00 initiation fee. If you are interested in becoming a member print the Membership Application, compete it and attach a check for the dues and initiation fee and mail the completed application to the address on the top of the application, or drop it off with our Membership Chairperson at one of our monthly meetings.

Welcome New Members

Welcome NEW Members 

Let’s all send a hardy Welcome Aboard to the newest members of the SGCYC.     
We have 8 new member households in June/July that’s 61 households/118 new members since Jan 1, 2019!!!!!!  We currently have 353 Member Households that’s 685 individual members.    Let’s all send a hardy Welcome Aboard to the newest members of the SGCYC.
Brook Bergey & Laurie Hayden moved from Pennsylvania. They live on President Circle. They are glass artisans at Hayden Brook Studios.  They like kayaking, biking, gardening and painting & sculpting.
Ron & Chris Bucek use to be “snowbirds”, but they are back full-time and now living on Ostrom Ave. They are from Upper Pennisula, Michigan. Look for their 18 foot Glastron “By Accident”.
Charles & Cleopatra Duke are from Minnesota, currently living on Miami Circle. They have a 21 foot Robalo Center Console. They like boating, fishing and golfing.
Manny & Kimber Friedrich live on President Circle. They are from Huntley, Illinois. They like fishing & kayaking and she likes reading. Kimber – check out the “Little Library” at the entrance to the Pavilion.. Bring a book … take a book
Kim Hickey just moved to Kansas City Street all the way from Venice. Look for Kim’s 24 foot Hurricane Deck boat named “Queen Bee”.
Andy & Joanna Hoskins moved all the way from North Port to Brainbridge Circle. They have a 21 foot Polar center console named “Liquid Asset”
Steve & Debbie Markovic live on Migue Circle. Look for their 21 foot Sea Hunt. They moved from Connecticut. He likes scuba, fishing, and riding his motorcycle. Debbie loves to travel.
Bob & Linda Tansley live on Winnipeg St. They have a 24 foot Starcraft Pontoon Elite.