Articles by: J/70 INT

Sydney-Based J/70s Sail ASBA Nationals

Six local J/70s came together for the first time to make the largest one-design fleet in the Australian Sports Boats Association (ASBA) National Championships Regatta. Held on Sydney Harbour and hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club Australia (CYCA), famous for their Rolex Sydney-Hobart race (hosted just 12 days before), the […]

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Germans Top J/70 Monaco Act 3

The competition and participation continue to increase in the J/70 Monaco Winter Series. After a long holiday break, the J/70 sailors in Europe got back to business in the third installment of the series in Monte Carlo; an event marked by a wide range of conditions that included no wind […]

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Fantastic Finish at Key West Race Week

Most of the marquee classes at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015 came down to the last day of the regatta, which delivered the toughest conditions of the week. Howling winds and rough seas challenged the competitors on Friday, forcing the top contenders to raise their game in order to […]

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A Great Day at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015

It probably wouldn’t be a late night on Duval Street for the sailors competing on Divisions 2 and 3 at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015 on Thursday. After doing three races in strong winds, there were no doubt a lot of sore muscles, aching bones and tired bodies. Not […]

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Breeze and Sunshine at Quantum Key West Race Week

Based off early morning forecasts, it appeared a lay day might be in the cards for competitors at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015. However, organizers with Premiere Racing saw a small pocket of sailable conditions and sent the fleet out to the three race courses. Division 1 completed two […]

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J/70 Panel at Key West Race Week

Even if you aren’t at Key West Race Week, you can benefit from experts who are. Check out Tuesday’s J/70 panel discussion at Quantum Key West 2015:¬†https://www.youtube.com/watch?x-yt-ts=1421782837&v=gHvJKO55oF0&x-yt-cl=84359240

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A Challenging Day at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015

During 28 years of running a regatta off Key West, Premiere Racing has a remarkable record of getting in a complete series. Because of the consistent conditions off the Conch Republic, there have been very few lost race days. However, that does not mean that race committee officials compromise quality […]

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Ready to Race at Quantum Key West Race Week 2015

Key West has been a flurry of activity for the last four days as sailors swarmed into town for the annual race week that is being held for the 28th year. Quantum Key West 2015, which begins Monday on the aqua waters off the southernmost point of the United States, […]

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J/70 Sydney Sportboat Regatta

The Australian Sports Boat Association recently hosted their Nationals in Sydney. For the growing local fleet of J/70s, it was one of their first opportunities to get everyone together and have a great time. The six-boat fleet had some schooling by local Ray Entwistle aboard JEDI. After collecting a number […]

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