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


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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Notice of Race and the Entry Form are posted.

We have posted the 2015 Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge Notice of Race and Entry Form . Just click on the Notice of Race,  Entry Form buttons on the navigation bar above.
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Guest Rooms at The Holiday Inn Conference Center and Marina

A discounted rate for guest rooms is now available at the waterfront Holiday Inn Solomons Conference Center & Marina. Just click on the above link, add your arrival and departure dates and then click on “check availability” to select your preferred room type. You can also call our Fro
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         49 Days 22 Hours 41 Minutes 18 Seconds until the first harbor start!