WELCOME TO CHESSS
Old Shoes on the run
TECH TIP OF THE WEEK:
New to shorthanding? Check out our helpful articles each week under the "Resources" tab of this website!
NEWS & UPDATES
CBYRA Races are modified in accordance with the Green Book and State of Maryland COVID-19 restrictions.
CRAB Cup- 8/15 Register here
NASS Oxford- 9/12 Register here
Hammond Memorial (Race back)- 9/13 Register here
AYC Solomons Race- 9/26 Register here
GSA Northern Bay Regatta- 10/10-11 Register here
CHESSS Last Hurrah Race- 10/3
NOR- Click here!
Registration link: here!
Fall CHESSS Challenge: 9/5-7
Sailing instructions: Click here!
The CHESSS Mission
To encourage development of suitable techniques, equipment and best practices for shorthanded sailing in the Chesapeake Bay and its environs.
To promote the growth of CHESSS throughout the Chesapeake Bay.
To promote shorthanded racing throughout the Chesapeake Bay and its environs.
To recognize the accomplishments of shorthanded sailors throughout the Chesapeake Bay.
Check out the new Resources section!
Click here or click on "Resources" in the toolbar at the top of the page for tips, educational articles, "local knowledge" and more!
We encourage everyone to install the RaceQs app on their smartphone and upload their tracks after races and Challenges. It's fascinating and educational to watch the event play out. Get it HERE
Solo Spinnaker Tips
Click here for a great video on solo spinnaker handling.