Bahia Corinthian Yacht Club, based in minimal leased facilities on the grounds of the Balboa Bay Club, was founded in 1958. BCYC is a private, full service yacht club, located on the waterfront in Newport Beach, Calif. The club has memberships with the Southern California Yachting Association and the Newport Ocean Sailing Association. It has a waterfront restaurant, marina, lounge, waterfront pool and crane facilities. The club hosts a variety of land based parties, organizes cruises, racing and junior sailing programs. BCYC also offers waterfront dining facilities.