Screw­pile Light­house Chal­lenge July 15 - 17, 2016

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 14, 2016 with Check-in and Skip­pers Meet­ing at regatta head­quar­ters Hol­i­day Inn Solomons. Racing, par­ties, and awards will be Fri­day, July 15 thru Sun­day, July 18th.

The SPLC for­mat will include a Dis­tance Race for all fleets on Sat­ur­day, July 16. Fleets may sail dif­fer­ent spe­cific dis­tances, but all will fin­ish in the Patuxent River off down­town Solomons wind permiting.

Calvert County, MD

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LUPUS Foundation of America

A donation was made September 25, 2015 in the memory of Shawn Davis Britt, Franklin Tennessee who passed away on January 17, 2015. Our great friends  Shawn and Stuart Britt helped us with this sailing regatta in July every year when she lived in St. Mary’s County Maryland as a volunte
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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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         229 Days 2 Hours 5 Minutes 41 Seconds until the first harbor start!