Istanbul Sailing Club is the oldest and biggest sailing club in Turkey, established in 1952. Located in Fenerbahce peninsula in Kadikoy district of Istanbul.
Club has 1482 sailors in total and 461 of them are active licensed. Athletes sail with wide range of boats from Optimist to 470 and yachts as well as IOM Class.
Restaurants, snack bar, swimming pool, fitness club and two sailing schools are available in club premisess.
Several international events for different classes has been hosted by Istanbul Sailing Club. Following events are some of those;
EUROPE Class Europeans 1997
470 Class Junior Worlds 2002
Open Europeans 420 Class 2007
Open Europeans 470 Class in 2010
Istanbul Sailing Club organises two international regattas every year:
International Istanbul Opti Week: as shown by the name this regatta is for Optimist Class and this year 15th edition will be held in August.
International Istanbul RC Cup for IOM Class has been organised in 2014, 2015 and 2016. This year 4th edition will be organised for IOM sailors.