Category Archives: Sailing

Aruba 2.0 Windsurfing and Sailing 2016

Aruba 2.0 Windsufiing and Sailing from John Coffey on Vimeo. I started vlogging in 2006 and one of the videos i did was our trip to Aruba that Easter. Since then, YouTube has exploded and the quality and production has … Continue reading

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America 1851 replica in Chesterton Maryland

America 1851 replica in Chestertown Maryland from John Coffey on Vimeo. Yacht America 1851 replica came to Chesterton Maryland for a dual day sail with the Sultana, a replica of a 1768 schooner. America was the first winner of America’s … Continue reading

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Boat Drinks 2016!

Got the fourth coat of Cetol done about 4 hours ago just before the front came through. I love hanging in the cockpit during a big storm. No lightning or thunder.  The boat pictured is my neighbors, a Pearson.   

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Last Sail of the 2014 Season

Well, that blizzard that just marched up the east coast was a big bust! Just one inch in West Philadelphia. So instead of having a great snow day off I decided to upload a video of our last sail of … Continue reading

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Sailing Season 2014

Boat had been splashed and the engine kicked over on the first try. Now all I need to do is put on the sails.

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Cap’t Tony Sailing Past Gratitude Marina in his Catboat

Cap’n Tony and his Nonesuch Catboat from John Coffey on Vimeo. Cap’n Tony sailing a solo out past Gratitude Marina in his Nonsuch catboat. You know, the sailboat with the wishbone boom and no head sail.

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First Sail 2013

Great first sail with long time sailing friend Cap’n Frank last Saturday. Low humidity and SE winds at 10 knots got had us running a steady 5-5.5 knots. Not bad considering the bottom is already gunked up with algae and … Continue reading

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Boat’s in the water!

Finally, In Like Flynn’s been splashed into Swan Creek In Rock Hall MD for the 2013 season. Still lots more work to do, but at least I have all the comforts and a great view from my cockpit. Boat Drinks!

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