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.


While sailing on the Chesapeake offers year-round enjoyment, the twilight weeks in November add a special magic to the Bay’s charms with crisp air, reliable breeze, and vibrant colors.
Almost all of the BVI is sheltered from the north swells that invade the eastern Caribbean in the winter. As a liveaboard sailing cruiser who appreciates good holding and an anchorage...
Thirty members from the Royal Lymington Yacht Club (RLymYC) joined the Sailing Club of the Chesapeake (SCC) for a taste of Chesapeake cruising.
Sailing to the island of St. Croix, bathed in luscious shades of Caribbean turquoise and yellow, we were pleasantly surprised by its relaxed grace, water-oriented lifestyle, and...
More than one million people subscribe to Sailing La Vagabonde’s YouTube channel. Riley and Elayna, an Australian couple with the dream of circumnavigating the globe by sailboat,...
When they couldn't afford the multihull they wanted, they built their own, named her Mojo, and took off on family adventures!
A Chesapeake sailor recounts coming up the Bay after 18-month, around the world voyage to 35 countries.
While sailing with infants and/or toddlers, these seven helpful tips may come in handy while underway on a cruising boat.
Cruising sailors demand durability. Yet, durability is not an easily quantified element of sail performance. Predicting durability is a tough challenge because sails are subjected to...

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