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.
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
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