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.

As shore crew, the kids and I have traveled to Newport several times to celebrate with racers another successful running of the Annapolis to Newport Race.
One day this month, I’ll no longer be able to say “This time last year…” and refer to my all-too-brief stint as a cruising sailor.
Back in 1998 my boyfriend and I bought a PDQ36 catamaran together, moved aboard, and started sailing around the Chesapeake.
With many reputable charter companies located on the Bay, anyone, even non-sailors and sailors without cruising vessels (think racers and dinghy sailors), can easily experience a rej
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It's only 15 minutes outside of Annapolis, and yet in many ways it's worlds away.
After three years of planning and preparation, my wife Terrie and I set out on our 1983 Beneteau First 35 Anduril for our most ambitious voyage to date.
The Annapolis Film Festival opens today (Thursday) with films playing all weekend long at various locations around tow