About BYC

Burrard Yacht Club is located in beautiful North Vancouver, British Columbia. We are an active club consisting of power and sailing vessels mainly 25 to 60 feet in length. Approximately 300 members enjoy secure moorage, social activities, community service, product discounts, vessel insurance policy, group boating activities, and reciprocal moorage privileges.

BYC Club History


Frank Plumptre
Vice Commodore
Cliff Taylor
Rear Commodore Rob Stokes
Past Commodore Frank Mogridge
Secretary Jule Duke (Hopkins)
Treasurer Larry Avant
Fleet Captain Keith Gregson
Staff Captain Colin Dunwoody
Maintenance Director Grant Sutton
Communications Gord Cooling
Safety Dave Gunby
Shore Captain Burns McLellan
Outstations David Gagnon
- Clementine Outstation John Cain
- Ekins Outstation Rod Thornton
- Pender Outstation Michael Topliss

John McCallum & Brian McClements

Legal Jim Gerbrandt
Insurance Gary McGregor
Council of BC Yachts Steve MacDonald & John Lindsay
Shera Watson & Jennifer Thornton
Racing & Sailing

James Nelson

Desiree Olsten & Kirsten Dunwoody

Colette Bennett



James Nelson, Facilities Manager

Harvey Roll, Accountant / Database Manager
Ariel Turcotte, Office Administrator

Driving Directions

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