RCYC DRESS CODE

 

Dress standards for formal areas - Island and City


Gentlemens proper attire:

The minimum dress requirement for gentlemen is smart casual attire (ie. a shirt with collar and sleeves; long trousers or dress shorts no more than 3” above the knee). Note: jeans, non-dress shorts, cut-offs, tank tops, or bathing suits are not considered appropriate attire. After 6:00pm: Jacket; shirt with collar and sleeves; and dress pants are required.

Ladies proper attire:

The minimum dress requirement for ladies is smart casual attire (ie. a dress, skirt, slacks, or walking shorts with a blouse, sweater or tunic). Note: jeans, short shorts, cut-offs, micro mini skirts, tank tops, or bathing suits are not considered appropriate attire. After 6:00pm: Dress, skirt, divided skirt, or dress pants with a blouse, sweater, or tunic with/without a jacket.

Juniors:

Juniors aged ten and over shall dress in accordance with the adult regulations. Children aged nine and under should wear neat and clean casual clothes.
 


 

Dress Regulations:

For the purpose of these Dress Regulations, formal and informal areas of the Club are defined as follows:

Formal areas of the Club

Island: Front Hall, Lounge, Patricia Room, Ballroom, Dining Room, Ballroom Verandah, Flagship Room and Commodores’ Room.

City: Model Room, Foyer, Dining Room, Commodores’ Room, Canada Room, and Mezzanine Gallery

Informal areas of the club

Island: Sailors Bar, Bistro North, and Ovens’ Room
City: Galley, Crown & Beaver, Chart Room, and Fleet Room

Special events:

Each special event will be advertised with its own dress code.

Hats:

Hats are not to be worn in either of the clubhouses including Bistro verandah unless the hat is part of a lady's attire.
 


 

Dress standards for the launches and front dock

Gentlemens proper attire:

The minimum dress requirement for gentlemen is smart casual (ie. a shirt with collar and sleeves; and long trousers or dress shorts no more than 3” above the knee).

Note: Jeans, non dress shorts, cut-offs, tank tops or bathing suits are not considered appropriate attire.


Ladies proper attire:

The minimum dress requirement for ladies is smart casual (ie. dress, skirt, slacks or walking shorts with a blouse, sweater or tunic). Note: Jeans, short shorts, cut-offs, micro mini skirts, tank tops or bathing suites are not considered appropriate attire.

Many members use the Social Areas of the Club for the entertainment of guests. Accordingly, all members are requested to be considerate of their fellow members and their guests in their selection of attire when travelling on the Launches. Appropriate, clean and tidy clothing is expected at all times from members and guests alike.