become a member

It is a requirement that all owners and part-owners become members of the Class Association.

Full membership is for those who solely or jointly own an XOD. Associate membership is for non-owners.

The deeds of gift for a number of trophies require that a boat is helmed by a full or associate member.

A Class Handbook is produced annually.


To become a FULL member of the Class Association, an applicant must already be a member of one of the approved Clubs listed below;

Cowes Corinthian Yacht Club

Hamble River Sailing Club

Island Sailing Club

Itchenor Sailing Club

Lymington Town Sailing Club

Parkstone Yacht Club

Royal Air Force Yacht Club

Royal Lymington Yacht Club

Royal Motor Yacht Club

Royal Ocean Racing Club incorporating Royal Corinthian Yacht Club, Cowes

Royal Solent Yacht Club

Royal Southern Yacht Club

Royal Thames Yacht Club


For a PDF of the XOD Class Constitution 2017, click here

For a PDF of the XOD Class Rules 2017, click here

2017 Entrance Fees

Husband and Wife as joint full boat owning members £24

Full Boat Owning Member and additional full members £16

2017 Annual Subscription

Husband and wife as joint full boat owning members £50

Full boat owning member £50

Each additional full boat owning member £50

Existing full boat owning member paying after 1st March £75

Each Associate Member £20

Applicants for either category of membership must be proposed and seconded by a full member of the Class and submit their application to the Class Secretary by downloading the application for membership form here.