Tuesday, September 2, 2014
55th Annual Deal Island Skipjack Race
The 55th Annual Skipjack Race at Deal Island was held over the weekend. There were twelve entries, and the race was won by the Helen Virginia . It was also another first, as this boat sailed with the first all-female crew in the Skipjack Race.
Four of the Skipjacks, at the start of the race
The City of Crisfield
The Ida Mae
The Somerset (left) and the City of Crisfield
The Helen Virginia and her winning all-female crew