About Drake Marine Services

Drake Marine Services is a team of sailing experts and respected marine suppliers.

Managed by Captain John Drake-who began his ocean sailing and racing as a young child off the coast of Maine, and who brings to AFS over 14 years of training and project management experience at General Electric.

Affiliates and Services

Charters and
Sailing Lessons

Windward Sailing-an award-winning school with captains who have been singled out by the American Sailing Association as among the best in USA.


Dave Beatson has 23 year’s experience in professional rigging. Our rigging solutions ensure safety, performance, quality gear, and good long term recommendations for your sailboat.


We are authorized dealers for: B & G and Harken. We not only offer excellent purchase prices, but, upon request, we professionally install. It is this service that makes us unique–we try minimize the stress of new equipment installation.

In brief, we are a group of dedicated sailing professionals wanting to help make epic sailing experiences. We look forward to working with you.

Drake Marine Services | Captain John Drake | Amelia Island, Florida | Phone: 904-206-0071

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