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Baltimore Star-Spangled Sailabration
June. 13-19, 2012 – Elf participates in the 200-year commemoration of the War of 1812.
Click here to read Rich Savini's article on this event.
NSHOF Classic Wooden Boat Regatta & Race
Sept. 18,2011 – Elf takes second place win.
Click here to read Dan's McGrath's article on this year's event.
32nd Squan Tri Sail July 30-31, 2011 – Elf participated in a weekend of racing offshore of New Jersey's Manasquan Inlet. Elf placed third in the Sunday morning race and placed fourth for the Classic Division.
Click here to read Dan's McGrath's article on the Squan Tri Sail series of races.
The CYRG Sponsors the Inaugural Elf Classic Yacht Race
May 21,2011, Annapolis to St. Michaels – CYRG's first Elf Classic Yacht Race brought together 15 yachts for a race from the Eastport Yacht Club in Annapolis to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. The race was a fundraser for the CBMM, Elf's homeport. Click here for prizes and placement results.
Elf Featured by Nautica
Fall, 2010 – Nautica chose Elf and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as a backdrop for their 2011 spring/summer clothing collection.
Click here to play the ad.
Elf a Winner at 2010 AYC's "Keels and Wheels"
September 18,2010, Annapolis, MD – Elf was a winner at the Annual AYC Keels & Wheels event taking: Best in Show. Ladies Choice, Commodore's Choice.
Elf Returns to New England
June/July 2009 – Elf returned to New England as a featured display at the Wooden Boat Show in Mystic Seaport. Read about her adventures in The Helm and read Carol Niemand's anchorage-by-anchorage impressions here.
Elf Featured by Interlux
February 9, 2009 – Elf has been featured in an Interlux article that can be found on Yachtpaint.com.
Elf Considered for Restoration Award
January, 2009 – Elf has been shortlisted for the Classic Boat Restoration of the Year Award by Classic Boat magazine. Take a look at all the nominees by clicking here.
New to the Site!
October 22, 2008 – Take a look at "The Woods of Elf" just added to the Yacht Elf page. It is a complete breakdown of all the woods used in Elf's restoration.
Elf has Ring Side Seats for the Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race
October 16,2008, Baltimore, MD – Elf enjoyed the role of "Visiting Racing Cutter" for the opening festivities of the Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race. Moored at the Crescent Marina, Elf welcomed visitors from the schooner fleet and was able to show her capabilities at the Parade of Sail through Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
Elf departed with the racing fleet and took position several miles down bay from the start. The bay was a truly amazing sight as over fifty registered schooners crossed the start and headed toward Portsmouth, VA. Visitors on the Elf had the immense pleasure of watching Virginia, the 2007 race winner, power by under a full press of sail a stone's throw away.
Elf a Winner at 2008 AYC's "Keels and Wheels"
September 20,2008, Annapolis, MD – Elf joined over fifty cars and boats in the Annapolis Yacht Club's "Keels and Wheels" event, capturing two awards in the process. The event brings together classic and performance cars and boats to benefit the AYC Junior Sailing Program.
Elf was awarded the "Best Restored Boat" and the "Boat I Most Want in My Slip" awards.
Elf has also been nominated for the best-in-world boat restoration by Classic Boat Magazine, published in the UK.
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