Chesapeake Bay Chapter Offers Seminars

Weekending…Exploring…Angling…Trawling…Gunkholing… CRUISING THE CHESAPEAKE! Featuring: Bay boating life with classic-style cabin and express cruisers & sport fishing boats. Boating History Seminars: June 18 and June 19 at the 2021 Antique and Classic Boat Festival, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michaels, MD Friday, June 18th 11:00 AM “Six Chesapeake Harbors — Cruising Destinations to Explore, Dock,…

Life is Better with a Lyman

By Glen Perich, Blue Ridge Chapter Our introduction to boating started originally in 1979 with the purchase of a fiberglass boat. As time went on, children, and work made us too busy to enjoy boating. We sold the fiberglass boat in 1984. Fast forward; in the summer of 2013 we were enjoying a beautiful day…

ACBS Seeks a Community Engagement Manager

  The Antique and Classic Boat Society (ACBS) seeks a Community Engagement Manager to assist the organization in maintaining a professional, relevant presence on social media. Time commitment for the position will be approximately 5 hours per week. Expectations: The successful applicant will: • post 3 to 5 times per week on Facebook, Instagram, and…

Tuesday Tour of Vintage Boats 4.6.2021

 Andreas Jordahl Rhude owns many Thompson boats.  Valhalla is one of them (pictured above).  She is a 1957 Thompson 17-foot Sea Lancer with 1957 Johnson RDEL-19 outboards. Andreas Rhude is a member of the Bob Speltz Land-o-Lakes and Glacier Lakes Chapters.   Here is a Classic 1962 Dorsett 17-foot Catalina with a 1989 Yamaha 90 hp…