Articles by: J/70 INT

MOSS Tops Norwegian J/70 League in Trondhjems / Åsgårdstrand Seilforening Crowned Season Champion

Fifteen teams participated in the 2019 Norwegian J/70 Sailing League, with the season ending finale taking place in Trondhjems, Norway. The first three events took place in Oslo, Hanko and Arendal. Trondhjems Sailing Association hosted the finale. The Trondhjems winners were the Bordal family of Per Christian, Marie, Herman, and […]

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KDY SHARKS Win Danish J/70 Sailing League

Eighteen teams participated in the finale of the Danish J/70 Sailing League in Aarhus, Denmark. In the end, it was the KDY SHARKS who won both the finale and the overall sailing league series. The fourth event in Aarhus was not determined until the last flight; only one point separated […]

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Big Finale Expected for J/70 World Championship

The penultimate day of the Darwin Escapes 2019 J/70 World Championship was blessed with beautiful conditions in Tor Bay.With the breeze coming from the land once again, shifts and puffs of breeze made for tricky conditions with snakes and ladders right across the race course. Three windward/leeward races were held […]

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Zurich Segelclub Tops Swiss J/70 Women’s Cup

The 2019 edition of the Swiss Sailing Women’s Cup enjoyed two glorious days of sailing with a south wind in the 5-10 knots range. It was a great atmosphere on the lake for the 15 teams from all four corners of Switzerland. In total, 20 races were sailed. Saturday started […]

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Big Wednesday at J/70 World Championship

20 knots of breeze piping in from the north created full-on battle conditions for the 20-nation fleet on day three of the Darwin Escapes 2019 J/70 World Championship. For the third consecutive day, the Open and Corinthian leaders have changed, with teams from nine nations occupying the top 10 places. […]

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Catapult Ballistic on Day One of J/70 World Championship

The Darwin Escapes 2019 J/70 World Championship kicked off Monday, September 2 with three races in Torbay UK. Big wind shifts and changes in wind speed tested the 78 teams competing, as well as the Race Management team led by Stuart Childerley. In the Open Class, Joel Ronning (USA) racing […]

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