Dorchester Yacht Club - Founded 1870

100 Playstead Road

Dorchester, MA 02125

 (617) 436 1002
Latitude: 042.18.20 N Longitude: 071.02.46 W


"A tourist remains an outsider throughout his visit; but a sailor is part of the local scene from the moment he arrives. "
– Anne Davison.


2019 Officers & Committee Chairs

Commodore: Paul Polito 617-265-4868 Vice Commodore: Greg (Hoss) Bedrosian 508-245-4652

Rear Commodore: Brian Taylor 617-593-1684 Treasurer: Marty Cahill 781-983-0171 ~

Secretary: Daniel Quigley 781-812-9570 ~

Board of Directors

Robert Mirabito P.C. John (Jack) Donegan, Jr. Colin Fitzpatrick John Emanuel

Committee Chairs

House Committee: David Greenwod, Sr. 617-594-2962

Inboard Float Committee: Peter Walsh 617-799-4048

Outboard Float Committee: Bob Bailey 781-344-9155

Regatta Committee: John Emanuel

Sargent at Arms: Joseph Crane

Measurer: Bob Holmes

Steward: Kenneth Grealish 617-436-1002


Upcoming events

Board Meeting - March 7th at 6pm

Membership Meeting - March 14 at 7:30 pm

Float Give Away - April 7th Starting at Noon


Bridge Information

The John J. Beades Bridge is now manned by Mass Highway. If you need to have the bridge opened from October 15th until April 15th, you must call with 24 hours advance notice. To have the bridge opened call 800-227-0608. Per the Standing Rules of the DYC, members are not to call for the bridge to be opened from 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM and from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM.

Who Says we Can’t Put a Band on a Dock!

Generation Knot - B-Pier Party 2018