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A Class Act – Chesapeake’s Great Schooner Race

Mystic Whaler and Lady Maryland at Start of 2009 GCBSR. Credit: bobmadden.com

Right after the Annapolis boat shows in October, about 40 salty-looking, two-masted  schooners take off from a starting line just south of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge and sail overnight 127 miles to Portsmouth/Norfolk. Welcome to the majestic fleet of the …

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