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.


A cruising sailor tells about her own experiences transiting the Panama Canal multiple times, and what you might be able to expect for your own transit.
A cruising sailor tells how using paddleboards and kayaks has greatly enhanced her experience, allowing her to explore new areas inaccessible to even outboard dinghies.
A cruiser shares her favorite secluded spots to visit while sailing southbound on or through the Chesapeake Bay.
A cruiser tells a story of generosity and how it impacted his lifelong experiences.
A basic guide to fishing while under sail, and what to do with the fish once it's on deck.
One person planting one tree can make a difference for our environment, but collectively shifting our mindset to one of connection and compassion could make a more widespread impact.
A cruiser shares tips for getting ready for a longer sailing adventure, and making sure you really do follow through!
How bad experiences dragging anchor inspired a doctor and an engineer to invent a new type of anchor that's been improving the cruising experience for many.
When Sailing in the Chesapeake Bay, These Dinghy Tips Will Help You Explore More Than Ever Before

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