Member Info

Member Information

Membership Information

Join the Duluth Squadron and you can improve your boating knowledge and skills through any of our education classes, socialize with other boat lovers, and get discounts on merchandise and services.  Did you know that many insurance companies grant boat insurance discounts to boat owners that have passed one of our public boating classes?  The membership requirements are simple:

  • Be able and willing to contribute time, energy, and skills towards the objectives of the America’s Boating Club® – an all-volunteer organization
  • Fill out the membership application at the bottom of this page
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have paid all applicable dues (an active individual membership’s annual dues are $120.00;  an active family membership’s annual dues are $160.00)
  • One time new member admin fee for National office $20.00

For more information, contact America’s Boating Club® – Duluth Squadron Membership: 

Dane Youngblom at

More information about our national organization may be found at America’s Boating Club® website, or check out our Facebook page at Duluth Sail and Power Squadron.

Membership Benefits

Members have access to many discounted learning opportunities, boating fun with other members, and volunteer opportunities focused on boating. We’ve partnered with exclusive organizations and businesses across the country to make our members’ experience more exciting, safer and less expensive. For example, there are substantial discounts available for boat, health and travel insurance, reduced costs for marine services from companies like Sea Tow and DANBOATER, transactional discounts from vendors like Office Max, and even savings on rental cars, education classes and hotel stays. For information, check out some details on our national website.

Education Requirements

Safe boating through education is at the heart of our mission. While you do not need education credentials to join, you are strongly encouraged to complete the ABC boating class offered through our club.  Contact our Education Officer Rena at for more info. This class is not complicated and the basic boating course can be completed online in the comfort of your own home

Duluth Sail & Power Squadron