Please select your home edition
Edition
Allen Brothers

10-Meter Rater Sally takes her first sail after a two year rebuild

by Bob Grieser/Outside Images on 21 Jan 2013
C.F. Koehler’s 1928 10-meter Sally out for a New Years Day sail. Bob Grieser/Outside Images www.outsideimages.com

Top international photographer, Bob Grieser has been following a two year reconstruction project of a classic 10 Meter rating yacht, Sally.

www.outsideimages.com/p271929446!Click_here for the link to the full gallery from the rebuild to sailing on New Year's Day 2013

Sally was one of 14 10-Meters built at the Abeking and Rasmussen yard in Bremen, Germany.

She was recently relaunched following a two year reconstruction from the keel up by CF Koehler and his team at www.koehlerkraft.com/About.html!Koehler_Kraft on Shelter Island Drive in San Diego.

All new Honduras mahogany planking and alternating steam bent oak with cold-formed steel angles make up the frames.

C.F. Koehler's boat yard is based in San Diego and was run by CFs father before him.

Koehler Kraft is San Diego's longest standing full service boat yard located on beautiful Shelter Island in America's Cup Harbour. Koehler Kraft has been a family-owned and operated boat building and repair facility since 1938.

C.F. Koehler is a huge supporter of wooden boats in Southern California and holds a Wooden Boat Festival.

Each Father's Day Weekend wooden boat owners display their craft at The San Diego Wooden Boat Festival. Averaging around 80 wooden craft participants, the show will include vessels ranging from row boats to regal schooners, all on hand for viewing by the public.

They have great live music, food and activities for children. Each year the boat show’s proceeds are donated to the charity, Challenged America.

www.outsideimages.com/p271929446!Click_here for the link to the full gallery from the rebuild to sailing on New Year's Day 2013












Selden 2020 - FOOTERSail Port Stephens 2023 - FOOTERRS Sailing 2021 - FOOTER

Related Articles

Globe40 penultimate leg has started
Slipping along in the trade wind to the island of Grenada At 15:00 hours local time today, the GLOBE40 skippers took the start of the 7th and penultimate leg of the event, which will lead the fleet to the island of Grenada in the West Indies.
Posted on 5 Feb
Colligo Marine ELHF System
Extra lightweight Headsail Furling System Colligo Marine ELHF System is a game changer! This innovative system uses a low longitudinal stretch and torsionally stiff synthetic stay along with our clamp technology for end terminations.
Posted on 5 Feb
Cup Spy Feb 4: Bittersweet day for American Magic
Patriot had her last sail and in the biggest sea state yet. Luna Rossa enjoyed another Maestrale Patriot sailed offshore today in the biggest sea state yet (3-5ft swell with the occasional 6ft wave). However the winds were relatively light for the seastate on the Gulf of Mexico, for what was to be her last sail.
Posted on 5 Feb
Clipper Race Leg 5: The Asia-Pacific Challenge
An equator crossing, intense weather patterns, a physical challenge... An equator crossing, intense weather patterns, a physical challenge, a mental test and a heap of culture on the stopovers - Leg 5 has it all.
Posted on 5 Feb
The Ocean Race Leg 2 Day 12: Making the turn
Every boat in the fleet has gybed to the east, making miles towards Cape Town It was near midnight UTC on Saturday night when boats in The Ocean Race fleet started to make their first significant move to the east towards Cape Town.
Posted on 5 Feb
2023 MC38 Series - Act 1
Lazy Dog jumps over the fleet in Sydney Nine boats took to the race track today for the first day of Act 1 of the MC38 Association 2023 series.
Posted on 5 Feb
Visit Qatar GKA Freestyle-Kite World Cup overall
Kajiya and Coccoluto triumph on day 5 in Qatar A packed house at Fuwairit Kite Beach witnessed the first clash of the season where Bruna Kajiya made an ecstatic return to the top step and Gianmaria Coccoluto's title defence held firm.
Posted on 5 Feb
18ft Skiff Club Championship: Race 13
Rag & Famish Hotel team won the start and sailed a perfect race With just two more championship races to be sailed before the 73rd JJ Giltinan World 18ft Skiff Championship is held, today's Burrawang Village Hotel-sponsored Australian 18 Footers League Club Championship took on more importance than ever.
Posted on 5 Feb
Book review: Flotsam and Jetsam
A collection of amusing tales from Bob Ross' gossip column I'm not Australian, and yet this collection of bar stories still amused me to read through in my spare moments. To be fair, the local colour was balanced fairly often with tales from international offshore racing and the America's/Admiral's Cups.
Posted on 5 Feb
Marine Auctions February 2023 Online Auctions
44ft flybridge power catamaran, Gib'Sea 44.2 sailing yacht, and more Bidding starts on Thursday 16th February and will end on Wednesday 22nd February 2023 at 2 pm AEST. Check out the 44ft flybridge power catamaran, Gib'Sea 44.2 sailing yacht, and more.
Posted on 4 Feb