Powerboat Racing

August 23, 2018
The Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing Association's (CCWBRA) eighth annual National Championships were held August 18 at Rock Hall Yacht Club.
August 13, 2018
The Kent Narrows Racing Association's second annual Thunder on the Choptank regatta was held July 28-29 in Cambridge, MD. This is an American Power Boat Association (APBA)-sanctioned race.
July 15, 2018
The OPA Ocean City Grand Prix was held June 22-24 in Ocean City, MD. Next up is the St. Clair River Classic July 27-29 in St.
June 1, 2018
The annual CCWBRA Urbanna Cup was held May 19 in Urbanna, VA. The results are below.
May 22, 2018
The 108th Cambridge Classic took place May 19-20 at Great Marsh Park in Cambridge, MD. Despite rain on Saturday, racing went on as scheduled.
May 11, 2018
UPDATE MAY 17: Due to the rain, all spectator parking has been moved to Sandy Hill Elementary School. See details below.
April 2, 2018
While it may still feel like winter out there, we are nearing ever closer to powerboat racing season on the Chesapeake Bay and beyond. Mark your calendars now to save room for all of the action.
March 5, 2018
The last race of the 2017 CCWBRA season was the annual Oktoberfest regatta, held October 21 at Rock
February 15, 2018
The final event for the 2017 Smith Island Crab Skiff Association season was held on Saturday, October 28 at Sultana Downrigging Weekend in Chestertown, MD.
January 26, 2018
Historically, Smith Island crab skiffs were used by watermen to navigate through the shallow waters around Smith Island to catch soft crabs.
December 5, 2017
Being the “new guy” in an atmosphere filled with vintage boats and vintage racers can certainly present a basket of challenges.
November 29, 2017
It all began two years ago when my dad showed me an article in PropTalk about an electric boat race on the Chesapeake Bay, the
November 14, 2017
The Super Boat International (SBI) 37th Annual Key West World Championship ran November 5-12 in Key West, FL, with a dramatic powerboat crash occurring on the second day of racing.
October 16, 2017
Fans of powerboat racing may be surprised to learn that several remote control (RC) model boating clubs are active in our area.
October 9, 2017
The 2017 Wye Island Challenge Electric Boat Marathon was held in St.
September 25, 2017
The 92nd annual Hampton Cup Regatta, the oldest continuously running hydroplane race in North America, was held September 23-24 on Mill Creek in Hampton, VA, off Fort Monroe.
September 8, 2017
September 23-24, the Hampton Cup Regatta, the oldest continuously running hydroplane race in North America, retu
August 21, 2017
This past weekend was a big one for powerboat racing on the Bay!