For the Bay…

The Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race works year-round to fulfill its mission to promote public awareness of the Bay’s maritime heritage and encourage the preservation and improvement of the Chesapeake’s natural resources—with a special eye toward the next generation.

Our Mission

To promote awareness of the Chesapeake Bay’s heritage
Encourage preservation of the Bay’s resources
Support Chesapeake Bay education and clean-up efforts
Bring historic schooners to the Bay
Encourage schooner sailing and preservation