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Pride of Baltimore II


Pride of Baltimore II remains one of the world’s most revered tall ships, delighting crowds wherever she sails. We will use 2018 to reassess the ship’s future, working closely with our partners in the public and private sectors to make sure we don’t witness the end to Pride’s wonderful history. -Pride of Baltimore Inc. board chair Capt. Eric Nielsen, addressing financial concerns that could mothball Pride of Baltimore II indefinitely. 

This article originally appeared in the May 2018 issue.



Baltimore’s Pride II Is Hove-To … For Now

I was a sophomore in high school when Baltimore’s sailing ambassador, the clipper Pride of Baltimore, sank.


FLOTSAM & JETSAM: Round And Round He Goes

Australia native Jon Sanders completed a record 10th circumnavigation on Dec. 21, 2017, aboard his 39-foot Sparkman & Stephens Perie Banou II.


And The Winner Is …

US Sailing named J/70 world champion Peter Duncan and Laser gold medalist Erika Reineke Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the year.


A Pretty Ditty

The Windjammer Elite sea bag from Morris & Barth Ship Canvas has an oil-tanned leather bottom, a matching leather center band and heavy-duty canvas construction.