International Order of the Blue Gavel

The Association of Past Commodores

The mission of the International Order of the Blue Gavel is to recognize Past Commodores of the international yachting community and unite them in order to promote the highest ideals of yachting and preserve its customs and traditions through social, educational and humanitarian programs.

Executive Committee

Officers, Representatives
& Committees

Past Presidents


Chapter Address
by District


The Lighthouse

Clothing & Accessories

Meeting Minutes



Recruiting Forms

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THE 2017 July LOG Newsletter is now available for download..
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Registration Deadline for 2017 Annual Meeting Events: September 30, 2017

Click the links below to download your:

(Print & Mail-in)

Annual Meeting Registration
Schedule of Events

Hotel Information Flyer

Online Hotel Registration

Need to be picked up at the airport?
Contact Tracy Helmick at the DoubleTree to arrange for pickup

Please give the hotel a 48 hour notice for pick up at the airport

THE 2017 July LOG Newsletter is now available for download...

The JULY 2017 Edition of The Blue Gavel LOG is posted on this site.

Click on the LOG Newsletter link in the blue sidebar and

select the JULY 2017 issue.

Rosters of Chapters have been created for each area. The areas coincide with the territories for our Area Vice Presidents i.e. Northwest, Southwest, Northeast, North Central and Southeast. Each list is in the Adobe Acrobat format which means you may print the list.
To view the lists, click on the link (in the blue side bar) for "Chapter Address by District".
Chapters without addresses have not supplied the information.

IOBG BYLAWS AND POLICY MANUAL: The Organization's bylaws and policy manual are available on this site. You may view, download and print each document which are in the Adobe Acrobat format (.PDF).

IOBG Bylaws as of July 2015

IOBG Policy Manual - March 2017

Download the form here:

New Chapter Application - Revised February 2015

New Member Application

Introductory Membership Letter

International Membership Application (Outside of North America)

New Member or New Chapter Oath of Induction - June 2015

Attention members who affiliate with more than one District or Chapter!
Read the policy regarding membership affiliations

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HAVE A QUESTION?   We have a toll free number so you may call the International Operations Center in San Diego.
The number is: 888-378-2211.

The International Operations Center's address is:
3517 Camino del Rio S.
Suite 208
San Diego, CA 92108

The toll free number is: 888-378-2211
The local phone number is: 619-282-5050
The Fax number is: 619-282-5252

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