This is “Beep”, a 1936 8’ Jacoby Flyaway with an Evinrude 2 cylinder 6.5 HP engine. The boat is owned by the estate of Jane Bartlett, the owner/driver, who raced the boat into the 1960’s. Frank Mizer from Brick, NJ showed the boat at the Philadelphia Chapter’s ACBS show at the Yacht Club of Stone…Details
Among the many spectators at the 2016 ACBS International Boat Show were many photographers.
Thank you, Surgail Leonardas, for sharing these beautiful photos of the gorgeous Rivas that were at the Show.
Presentation of the 2016 ACBS Awards was made at the Annual Meeting Awards Banquet Sept. 24, 2016. Director Appreciation Plaques Janice Miller, Dennis Mykols, Kathy Parker Hagerty Safety Award Dennis Mykols, Water Wonderland Chapter The Broken Gunwale Award Malcolm Black, Toronto Chapter The Rover Award Michael Yancey, Heartland Classics Chapter Best Chapter Websites Okanagan…Details
2016 ACBS International Boat Show Winners Are Announced. The International Boat Show at Lake Tahoe marks the second time our new boat judging award structure was used. Gone are the traditional single winners in each category. Instead, the new boat show awards are based on the points scored by each entry. Boats receiving 97 or…Details
The 2016 International Boat Show had the most gorgeous day at Lake Tahoe! The weather committee did its work and spectators all benefitted as they enjoyed the view of the boats and the scenery. The Antique and Classic Boat Society will long remember this event hosted by the Northern California/Lake Tahoe Chapter. Check out their…Details
Beautiful Lake Tahoe, with gorgeous boats, and crisp sunny air. The annual ACBS meeting on Thursday brought us together to take care of business. Judging of the boats takes place today. Now it’s time to share the up close and personal views of these vintage boats that brought us together. The public is welcome. …Details
The time has arrived for the 41st ACBS Annual Meeting to be held at the Village of Squaw Valley near Lake Tahoe, California. That means getting together with already friends, meeting new friends, taking care of business, and lots of time to admire the gathering of gorgeous boats. Wednesday’s big meet & greet begins at…Details
The countdown to Tahoe is almost done . . . Today’s preview to the ACBS International Boat Show is an award winning Riva owned by Allyson & John Fryhoff. “Lunadanza” is a 22.4 ft, Riva Ariston. “Originally delivered in 1970 to Viscount of Modrone in Milan, Italy, this Riva Ariston, Hull #918, is a three-time best…Details
The weather will be invigorating!
Lake Tahoe weather for the ACBS Annual Boat Show Week:
Wednesday 61, crank up the heaters!
This is the week of the Antique and Classic Boat Society’s Annual Meeting and International Boat Show. You’ve seen many boats in the previews, but seeing them all together with over 60 antique and classic beauties will be amazing. Take a look for yourself at Sierra Boat Company in Carnelian Bay on Lake Tahoe this…Details
“Sarah” received the Most Original Award at the Heartland Classics annual Boat Show held on Grand Lake in Oklahoma. She is owned by Jeff Hill, member of the Southwest Chapter of ACBS. “Sarah” is a 1926 DisPro (Disappearing Prop), Uncle Sam model. This 90 year old boat is 18 feet long and has a 3…Details
The Grand Isle Mansion will host ACBS members arriving in vintage boats for lunch today as part of the pre-events to the Annual Meeting and Boat Show. Here’s a boat you will notice at the boat show. Owned by Mike Stevens, this restored beauty was saved from the burn pile. This should be a restoration…Details