Articles by: J/70 INT

Youth Experiences @ J/70 Middelfart Regatta

The Middelfart Sailing Festival took place at Kulturøen in the heart of the city. In addition to the start of the sailing season and the introduction of new teams in the Danish J/70 Sailing League, there were kayak trips and match races and 350 local school children on the water […]

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BLACK MAMBA Crowned Mexican J/70 National Champions

Twenty-three J/70s came together for the Mexican J/70 Nationals in the seaside resort of Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Puerto Vallarta Yacht Club did a beautiful job hosting the event. The PVYC PRO was trained by Manuel Robles and ran races flawlessly. The fleet enjoyed an average 10-25 knot winds over three […]

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J/70 UK Class Grand Slam Series Update

Congratulations to Jonathan Calascione & James Peters’ Calypso and Charles Thompson’s Brutus II. Winners for the Open and Corinthian Classes for the Royal Thames Yacht Club Southern Championships – Round 2 of the J/70 UK Class Grand Slam Series! Full results at https://theclubspot.com/regatta/GQi1P3cdTo/results.

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J/70s Return to Championship Racing

The J/70 Class returned to Continental Championship racing for the first time since 2019, as the North American Championship got underway in Annapolis, Maryland USA. Fifty-nine teams took to the Chesapeake Bay in winds between 6-8 knots, and completed three races. 2017 J/70 World Champion Peter Duncan on Relative Obscurity […]

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Magnificent May at the Royal Southern

The Royal Southern Yacht Club May Regatta, supported by Doyle Sails, was the first big open event of the year for the prestigious yacht club located on the Hamble River. Seventy-two teams enjoyed thrilling racing in The Solent with seven classes racing on two racecourses. The first day was cancelled […]

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NEGRONI Tops Regatta San Isidro Labrador

One of the most important regattas on the Argentinean J/70 regatta calendar is the San Isidro Labrador Trophy hosted by Club Nautico San Isidro along the Rio de La Plata. Twenty-eight boats registered to participate in the event—a record turnout for any J/70 regatta in Argentina. Over the course of […]

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J/70 Cup 2021 – The result is Jenial: Massimo Rama wins the first leg of J/70 Cup 2021, and Aniene Young triumphs among the Corinthians

The first stage of the J/70 Cup 2021 concluded with four active tests, organized by the J/70 Italian Class with the support of the Navy of Nettuno and Yacht Club Nettuno. To determine the early end of the event, the sea state which, following a thorough inspection by the organizing […]

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J/70 UK Grand Slam Series: Calypso by a Point

23 teams competed in Round One of the J/70 UK Grand Slam Series organized by the Warsash Sailing Club as part of the Warsash Spring Championship 2021. Calascione & Peters racing Calypso took the first victory in the seven-event series, scoring three wins out of seven races held in brisk […]

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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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