Category Archives: Chesapeake Bay

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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Docked In December

Docked in December from John Coffey on Vimeo. It’s December 3, 2015 and this is the latest my boat has still been in the water. A cold front has blown through and it’s too windy for the boat yard to … Continue reading

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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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Rock Hall Pirates and Wenches Weekend.

Well another Rock Hall Pirates and Wenches Weekend is in the books. I still enjoy the weekend very much, but the events haven’t really changed since it started, hence my lack of photos or video. I did shoot video 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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Rainbow over Rock Hall MD

The boat is still on the hard but we happened to walk to our marina where the owner was having a gathering for the slip holder. I don’t see many rainbows in Rock Hall but maybe I should be looking … Continue reading

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Farewell Stringalong Jim Smudgebottom

Pirates For Sail with Lassie Lyons from John Coffey on Vimeo. Farewell to Jim Everett aka “Stringalong Jim Smudgebottom, one of the founders of the sea shanty band Pirates For Sail. This performance from the 2013 Pirates and Wenches Fantasy … Continue reading

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