Articles by: J/70 INT

VAMOS Crowned J/70 Australian Champions

The Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron on the southern isthmus of Port Phillip Bay in Melbourne hosted the 2021 Australian J/70 National Championship. Here is the report from Nickie Douglass: With two strong days of racing down in the 2021 J/70 Australian Championship, the weather served up testing conditions for the racing […]

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Argentine J/70 Class Report

Not even the pandemic was going to diminish the enthusiasm the Argentinean J/70 fleet had for getting themselves organized and out on the water. Traditionally, the fleet starts their season off Buenos Aires. Between Yacht Club Argentino’s facility on the city waterfront, to Mar de La Plata Yacht Club and […]

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2021 J/70 European Championship Postponed to August

The KDY Organizing Committee and the International J/70 Class Association had a meeting to go through all options for making the 2021 J/70 European Championship a success. The restrictions and regulations on how to adapt to the Corona situation would most likely make sailing possible, but there will be restrictions […]

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Despontin Wins J/70 South Atlantic Circuit

Eighteen teams participated in the 2021 South Atlantic Circuit Championship, sponsored by GALICIA EMINENT, from January 15-31, spread out over three weekends. Host for the event was the Yacht Club Argentino, with racing taking place on the waters of the Rio de La Plata. Despite best efforts by the YC […]

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J/70 Monaco Winter Series Continues

The final day of the J/70 Monaco Winter Series started under a a cloudy dark sky and ended after three very tight races under a sunny blue sky. Wind was in the 10-15 knots range from the 220-240 degree sector. Congratulations to the 23 teams and to the Yacht Club […]

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The 2021 J/70 World Championship & Other Major Events

The International J/70 Class Association Executive Committee has been closely monitoring the worldwide developments in the COVID-19 pandemic and is determined to continue with the planning for our major events in 2021, while recognizing that in some cases there may be public health or travel restrictions that limit participation. The […]

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Twenty Two Teams at Mexican J/70 Nationals

Over a four-day regatta, the Mexican J/70 Class held their 2020 National Championship in Valle de Bravo for a fleet of 22 teams. Host for the event was the Club de Vela La Peña Valle de Bravo. After a nine-race series, the American team on PIED PIPER, led by skipper […]

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Norddeutscher Regatta Verein Dominates German J/70 DSL Cup

Just one week after winning the championship of sailing clubs, the North German Regatta Club (NRV) also won the German Sailing League Cup DSL Cup in its home waters on Alster Lake in downtown Hamburg. With a 21-point lead over the second-placed Württemberg Yacht Club and the Flensburger Segel-Club in […]

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