Powerboat 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!
August 17, 2017
It's going to be a big weekend for powerboat racing, August 19-20! Spectators are welcome at each event.
August 14, 2017
The Southern Maryland Boat Club third annual Summer Regatta, held at the Historic Leonardtown Maryland Wh
August 11, 2017
This September 23-24, speed into aquatic adrenaline action as the 92nd annual Hampton Cup Regatta, the oldest continuously running hydroplane race in North America, returns to Mill Creek in
July 21, 2017
In the mid 1900s powerboat racing was all the rage in Southern Maryland.
July 19, 2017
The Cocktail Class Wooden Boat Racing Association's (CCWBRA) Kent Island Yacht Club Regatta took place July 1
May 15, 2017
The 107th Cambridge Classic was held May 13 and 14 at Great Marsh Park in Cambridge, MD.
May 8, 2017
The 107th Cambridge Classic roars into Cambridge, MD, May 13 and 14 with close to 75 boats expected.
March 28, 2017
Updated in the July issue of PropTalk. Southern Maryland Boat Club The third annual Southern Maryland Boat Club Summer Regatta will be held July 29-30 on Breton Bay in Leonardtown, MD, at the
February 22, 2017
We may be in the grips of winter, but racing season on the Chesapeake Bay will be here before we know it. Here’s a roundup of upcoming powerboat races on the Bay and in neighboring states.
January 27, 2017
Since the 1920s, crab skiffs were used by watermen to catch and sell soft-shell crabs. During the prohibition era, they were used by rum runners to stealthily offload liquor from delivery vessels.
December 21, 2016
SBI Key West World Championships and OPA Worlds 
October 20, 2016
Wheeler Baker, a legend in hydroplane racing, will be inducted into the Maryland State Athletic Hall of Fame (MSAHOF) this November. A native of Chester, MD, Baker competed for 30 years.
October 17, 2016
Over the weekend, two powerboat racers died after an accident during the Potomac River Radar Run in Fairview Beach, VA.