The GCBSR is an entirely volunteer organization. Countless people contribute their time and effort to make the Race possible each year! The following volunteers have been elected to help guide these efforts:


Captain Lane Briggs (1932-2005)

Executive Committee

Captain Duncan Hood, Board Chair
Captain Steve Briggs, President
Paul Carroll, Vice President
Captain Jen Kaye, Secretary
Captain Keith Jones, Treasurer

Board of Directors

Mark Arduini
Jon Bangs, Town Point Yacht Club
Lisa Forbes, Fells Point Yacht Club
Stacy Spaulding
Jaime Van Pelt
Caryn West


Nan Nawrocki, Past Chair
Al Roper, Past President
Dave Junkins, Past Chair
Bill Ripley, Past Chair
George Treiber, Past Treasurer
Art Birney

Steering Committee Chair Baltimore

Nan Nawrocki

Steering Committee Chair Norfolk

Steve Briggs

Race Committee
  • Paul Carroll – Chair
  • Michael Fiorentino
  • Erik Lohse
  • Mike Oh