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J/70 European Championship to Launch

Malcesine is gearing up to host the event of the year as more than 130 boats from around the world have arrived to participate in the J/70 European Championship. For the occasion, Fraglia Vela Malcesine and the J/70 Italian Class have made impressive strides in terms of organization and logistics […]

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SNG Tops Swiss J/70 Sailing League Act II

The Urnersee lived up to its reputation as a windy sailing area, providing the best sailing for the Swiss J/70 Sailing League season so far with up to 20 knot winds over the weekend of racing for the 18 teams in attendance. The Société Nautique de Genève team (skipper Nicolas […]

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Calvi Network Beats 66 Teams at J/70 Cup

Sixty-six J/70s raced again in Malcesine for the J/70 Cup May 31-June 2 to prepare the J/70 European Championship at Fraglia Vela Malcesine. Carlo Alberini’s Calvi Network got hot in the latter races of eight total to clinch victory. Starting out with a 23 in race one (eventually discarded), Calvi […]

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Soak Racing Rules J/70 Southern Area Championship

Eight races were held in champagne conditions for 18 J/70 teams in The Solent on 1-2 June. Bright sunshine and a huge range of wind conditions provided spectacular racing with fun-filled social events all organised by the Royal Thames Yacht Club. 2017 UK National Champions, Ian Wilson & Marshall King’s […]

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New Territories Rocks CaixaBank Trofeo Conde de Godó

The prestigious regatta organized by the Real Club Nautico de Barcelona since 1974, the CaixaBank Conde de Godó Trophy, celebrated its 46th edition of the event. In the J/70 fleet, the Russian NEW TERRITORIES team of Alexei Semenov, with Spain’s Olympic Medallist Hugo Rocha on board, won without having to […]

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Russian J/70 Sailing League Report

The Russian J/70 Sailing League is well into their summer-long series that started in April in Sochi. Below are the two reports from the Act III in Kazan and Act II in Tuapse. UGAR CREW Win Kazan Regatta Act III: The 13 teams sailed on the waters of Kazan—Lake Nizhny […]

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Kalovig COBRAS Top Danish J/70 Sailing League

The Danish J/70 Sailing League season started at Lynæs Sail & Kayak Club. Eighteen of the country’s best club teams in the first division were ready to go racing off the small town of Lynæs at the tip of Halsnæs. The ultimate winners, the Kalovig COBRAS, started with five first […]

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NSV Tops German J/70 Sailing League II

Germany’s J/70 Deutsche Segel Bundesliga held their second event of the season on Lake Constance, sailing off Konstanz on the northwestern side of the lake. The 36 sailing clubs from across Germany enjoyed a gorgeous weekend from May 17-19, but the light winds would not cooperate all weekend, producing just […]

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SFS Hunnebo Leads Swedish J/70 League

The first event of the Swedish J/70 Sailing League (the Allsvenskan) took place on the Lake of Strängnäs, about 40 miles west of Stockholm. During Friday and Saturday, Strängnäs offered nice racing conditions with a good wind of 4–6 m/s, mostly sunny, warm and comfortable. But, on Sunday it was […]

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