Screw­pile Light­house Chal­lenge July 17 - 19, 2015

Since 1993 SCREWPILE has been a rac­ers’ favorite regatta.

It is held every July, in the mid­dle of the sum­mer, and at Solomons Island, on the mid­dle of the Bay.

The event opens on Thurs­day, July 16, 2015 with Check-in and Skip­pers Meet­ing at regatta head­quar­ters Hol­i­day Inn Solomons. Racing, par­ties, and awards will be Fri­day, July 17 thru Sun­day, July 19th.

The SPLC for­mat will include a Dis­tance Race for all fleets on Sat­ur­day, July 18. Fleets may sail dif­fer­ent spe­cific dis­tances, but all will fin­ish in the Patuxent River off down­town Solomons as in 2014.

News & Announcements

Screwpile Steaknight Under the Tent

Solomon’s Conference Center and Marina at the Holiday Inn Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge 2015 Steak Night under the tent. Saturday July 18, 2015 5pm to 8pm Fresh Cut New York Strip- Choose Your Steak, Season it the Way You Want At Our Seasoning Station. Served with Grilled Local Corn
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Like the Marines we need a few good men and women.

Come join the Screwpile Challenge 2015  as crew aboard one of our Race Committee boats. Never done it before, no problem.  We have openings for brand new and experience  folks. Every job is important and contributes to the success of the regatta. If the water is not your thing, join o
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May 1, 2015. The Preliminary Sailing Instructions are posted for the Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge 2015. Hard copies will be given to the skippers at the check in on Thursday  July 16, 2015 from 1600 to 2100 hours. Bow numbers will be issued at this time along with the Skippers Packe
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         15 Days 6 Hours 24 Minutes 5 Seconds until the first harbor start!