Articles by: J/70 INT

Warsash Spring Champs

It was a busy time for Warsash Sailing Club on April 12-13 with racing on both days for the opening of the Brooks Macdonald Warsash Spring Championship and the fifth Sunday of the Spring Series. As the weather became warmer, entry numbers have increased so that some 140 boats were […]

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J/70 Coppa Italia

During the International Offshore Week, a classic Spring event that starts off the summer sailing season, the first of the Italian J/70 Circuit regattas took place. The interest has been high for J/70s in Italy and the fleet is having a lot of fun for many of them who were […]

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Warsash IV

An exhilarating day’s racing was completed for the fourth gathering of the Brooks Macdonald Warsash Spring Series on April 6 in England. The weather forecast had suggested a brisk southwesterly in the 14-20 knot range but with the possibility of double that in the gusts. It was a blustery day […]

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Warsash Series Reaches Halfway Mark

The Brooks Macdonald Warsash Spring Series in England reached the midpoint on March 30. Following last week’s heavy conditions, again there was a change back to bright sunshine accompanied by a light south-easterly. Jugador (Jack Davies) showed up for the first time in the series and nailed two wins in […]

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Warsash II

There was a distinct turnabout in conditions for the second spring series race on the Solent. A chilly weekend brought a mixture of sunshine and heavy rain or hail showers and a strong breeze. The race officers set tight challenging courses keeping all the crews busy. On the White Group […]

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Warsash Spring Series

The weather certainly took a turn for the better in the opening races of the Brooks Macdonald Warsash Spring Series on March 16. With a clear blue sky and temperatures soaring to 18 degrees C, the River Hamble suddenly became alive with keelboats making their way to the Solent start. […]

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Chilean J/70 Nationals

The inaugural Chilean J/70 Nationals took place this past weekend on one of the world’s most picturesque lakes. Situated on the Puyumén Peninsula, Lake Panguipulli is surrounded by the majestic peaks of the famous Andes Mountain range. On the first day, the fleet of J/70 sailors were met by high […]

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Primo Cup-Trophée Credit Suisse

Conditions were tough for this 30th edition of the Primo Cup-Trophée Credit Suisse which lived up to its reputation as a demanding winter regatta that attracts a high level among the 800 sailors who come from all over the world early February each year. In total, there were 160 entries, […]

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Key West Race Week/Midwinter Championship Day 4 Report

Quantum Key West 2014 got off to an atypically slow start due to difficult weather conditions the first couple days, but reliably strong winds off the Conch Republic certainly delivered on Wednesday and Thursday. Northerly winds today ranging from 12 to 16 knots allowed for another three-race day on all […]

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