Screw­pile Light­house Chal­lenge July 20-22, 2019



Since 1993 Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge has been a racer’s favorite regatta.

This regatta is held every July, in the middle of the summer, in the middle of the beautiful Chesapeake Bay, near Solomons Island, Maryland.

Thank you for another great Screwpile Lighthouse Regatta!  This one will be remembered for the rain and the wind!  Congratulations to our Overall Winner, from PHRF-B, Incommunicado!

Photos are available on this website and here:

Tim Flaherty Screwpile 2018 Photos

A huge Thank You to all of the hardworking Volunteers, on the shore and on the water, who give up their time and make the regatta really happen!

Southern Maryland Sailing Association is the organizing authority for the 2019 Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge.




News & Announcements

Loss of One of our Best

Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge has lost one of its most important family members.  Herb Reese passed away Thursday, February 15th, 2018. Herb has been a key member of the Screwpile Lighthouse Challenge since its inception.  He is the one person who coordinated and was responsible for
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Chesapeake Bay Yacht Racing Association

The CBYRA Sanctioned numbers for the Screwpile Challenge 2017 are; Friday July 14th #331 Saturday July 15th #332 and Sunday July 16th #333. This regatta is a qualifier for the CBYRA High Point Award 2017.
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Join US Sailing, Chesapeake Bay YRA and PHRF of the Chesapeake today.

All three of these organizations in the headline work very hard to make our sport all it can be. We ask you to support them all year.
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