International Council of Yacht Clubs (ICOYC)
The RNZYS is a proud Member of the International Council of Yacht Clubs (ICOYC). The ICOYC is made up of 41 leading yacht clubs from around the globe with a mission to ‘foster closer relations at Flag Officer and General Management level between leading yacht clubs around the world in order to improve the quality of the yachting and other services they provide to their members. The Council shall also promote a proper awareness of the environment and responsibility towards it.’
The ICOYC have various yearly forums which are hosted at Member clubs, the RNZYS hosted the 2015 International Forum.
RNZYS Past Commodore Andy Anderson is the current ICOYC President