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.

The ARC DelMarVa rally attracts sailors of many different stripes. For some it represents a chance to gain experience for fueling dreams further afield. 
Hampton will be the jumping off point for the local DelMarVa Cruise June 23 to July4, taking sailors offshore, through the C&D canal, and down the Bay.
The final installment in our three-part offshore series covers VHF radios, safety equipment, watch schedules, and personal safety gear.
For a successful chart experience, don't leave a charter base without getting answers to these five questions. 
CHESSS helps sailors gain experience and confidence in single-handing or double-handing their boat.
Chesapeake Yacht Club has awarded four scholarships based on competitive applications submitted by students and educational institutions in Shady Side, MD.
When cruising to St. Michaels, not everything goes as planned... ~by Aidan Palmer
Here are five reasons to go sailing on the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, and known to sailors as the Summer Sailstice. 
A new liveaboard sailor discovers unexpected anchorages in his first summer afloat. ~by Aidan Palmer