News for and about cruising sailors, their regional clubs and club directory, the 100-day SpinSheet Century Club challenge, and favorite sailing destinations on the Chesapeake Bay.

When no club event was planned, but beautiful weather was forecast, one of our sailing club members shot a quick email to other members to see if we could pull together an impromptu...
A cruiser shares her favorite secluded spots to visit while sailing southbound on or through the Chesapeake Bay.
When the "X" marks an incoming hurricane on the map, a cruising sailor contemplates his next strategic moves for riding it out.
Sailboat crewing opportunities beyond home can be found surprisingly easily, yet you must do your homework beforehand.
Specialty sails, onboard weight, trimming upwind, and downwind technique for light wind cruising sailing. ~By David Flynn of Quantum Sails
How one couple prepared to cast off their lines for a long term cruise and resources for you to do so, too. ~By Cindy Wallach
Just as in the rest of life, being true to yourself when cruising brings the most happiness, even if you are a little different from the mainstream.
A cruise to Charleston among friends, mixed conditions along the way, exciting sails, stargazing at anchor, and a journey to remember.
The BayWoods Yacht Club became an instant hit with a sold-out Chesapeake Region Accessible Boating sailing event, a big-boat three-day charter, a radio-controlled...