Articles by: J/70 INT

DTYC Top J/70 Deutsche Segel-Bundesliga #1

For the first regatta of their season-long circuit, the J/70 sailors in the Deutsche Segel-Bundesliga sailing off Tutzing on Lake Starnberg were put to the test in wet, rainy and light air conditions ((Tutzing, Germany). At the end of the day, it was local heroes Deutscher Touring YC that won […]

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Italy to host 2017 J/70 World Championship

The J/70 World Championship fourth edition will be contested September 12-16, 2017 in Porto Cervo, Italy, and hosted by the Yacht Club Costa Smeralda. The venue was confirmed by the World Council of the International J/70 Class Association (IJ70CA) on May 6. “We are absolutely grateful and delighted with the […]

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Warsash Spring Series Finale

Last weekend saw the deciding races in the Brooks Macdonald Warsash Spring Series and the Brooks Macdonald Crewsaver Spring Championship in England. The boats were sailing in a force 3-4 southwesterly on Saturday, which veered close to due west for a time but backed once again during race three so […]

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Warsash Spring Series IV

164 boats racing and over 60 races were laid on the water over the opening weekend (April 18-19) of the Brooks Macdonald Crewsaver Spring Championship and the Warsash Spring Series in England. Saturday saw 22 knots of wind that started in the NE and gradually swung to the SE and […]

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Battle @ Lindauer

The first major regatta for J/70s sailing on Lake Constance (Lindauer, Germany) took place this past week. Teams from all three countries that surround the lake were participating (Switzerland in the south, Germany in the north and Austria in the east). The event was called “The Battle @ Lindauer,” and […]

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SPI Ouest France

The first day began with 15 knots of southwest breezes on a rainy, drizzly cloudy day, but the sun and the wind soon arrived in Quiberon Bay. The weather could not have turned out better for the 37th SPI Ouest France Intermarche Regatta over the Easter holiday weekend. Many of […]

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Alcatel OneTouch Italian Trophy Italian Championship

The J/70 Alcatel OneTouch Italian Trophy Italian Championship kicked off in fine style in Monaco where the first of five acts took place, the others being scheduled for Sanremo, Cervia and Lake Garda. Twenty-eight teams were out on the water at the instigation of Italian J/70 Class President, Vittorio di […]

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Warsash Spring #2

March 22 was a day that had the race team on their toes and competitors sailing backwards for the second weekend of the Brooks MacDonald Warsash Spring Series (England). The wind shifted from the forecast ENE, died and came back, and the big spring tides raced through the Solent—all making […]

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