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.


Some tips on properly monitoring and transmitting on Channel 16 on your marine radio while sailing.
Being confined to one’s home is not much different from being on a long offshore sailng passage, except that in fact you aren’t going anywhere at all
As the voice of Tartan sailboats on the Chesapeake Bay, Mike Titgemeyer has been a long-time supporter of the Cheapeake Bay Tartan Sailing Club and a leader in the U.S. sailboat...
The joy of sailng a new boat in a new place mix with the terror of skinny waters and the unknown for an ICW cruiser.
How living on a sailboat with another person while cruising full-time prepares you for living through a pandemic and self-isolation ashore..
What happens if a global pandemic strikes and your dream comes to a complete halt and you and your family get stranded? 
Cruising sailors who enjoy tying up, stretching their legs, and exploring small towns will want to check out Deltaville, Irvington, and Urbanna on the Rappahannock.
Whether you’re planning an offshore trip or just dreaming, here are several factors to weigh when considering an ocean-going sailboat.
To cruising sailors, Annapolis is about much more than colonial architecture and ice cream. Here’s what’s cool about...

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