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.


Calvert County, MD

News & Announcements

St. Mary’s College Governor’s Cup 2015

St. Mary’s College of Maryland Welcomes You to the 2015 Governor’s Cup Yacht Race. Held July 31st and August 1st, the Governor’s Cup Yacht Race is the oldest and longest overnight race on the Chesapeake Bay. This year marks the 42nd running of the race from Maryland’s current capital
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Scott Kirby Returns to Solomons.

Scott Kirby returns to the Southern Maryland Sailing Association (SMSA) in the heart of Solomons Sunday August 9th at 4:00PM. Doors open at 3:00PM Public Welcome Tickets are available at the door just $20.00. Cash Bar, Food Available, Drawings, Questions contact: scottatsmsa@gmail.com
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Zahniser’s Yachting Center Slips for Screwpile

Zahniser’s Yachting Center has a few select slips available for racers needing a place to leave their boat between the Annapolis to Solomons Race and Screwpile.  Slip rate is $1.00 per foot per day from 12:30 Sunday 7/12 to Thursday 7/16 at 12:30.  Please call Terry at 410-326-2
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         -14 Days 1 Hours 9 Minutes 23 Seconds until the first harbor start!