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Challenging Champagne Charlie Platinum Jubilee Regatta

The Royal Southern YC Champagne Charlie Platinum Jubilee Regatta attracted sailors from far and wide to enjoy two days of racing in the Solent. Supported by Charles Heidsieck Champagne, well over 250 sailors appreciated the hospitality of the Royal Southern with its facilities on the banks of the River Hamble. […]

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TU DELFT CHALLENGE Win Dutch J/70 Championship

It was a spectacular weekend at the Allianz Regatta – Open Dutch Sailing Championship that took place off Muiden, The Netherlands. A strong field of J/70s and a cold north wind made it a wet & wild event. After three days of races, the student team of TU DELFT CHALLENGE […]

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SAGE ENGINEERS Crowned French J/70 National Champions

The 2022 French J/70 National Championship took place on the Mediterranean Sea, hosted by Union Nautique Marseillaise (UNM) off the seaport of Marseilles. A fleet of 21 teams from France, Monaco and Spain enjoyed a 10 ten-race series managed by UNM PRO Corinne Aubert. After a four-day event highlighted by […]

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Shifty German J/70 Sailing League Act I Hamburg

In challenging weather conditions, the teams of the first and second German sailing leagues met for the first regatta of the 2022 season on Alster Lake in Hamburg, Germany. The Lake Constance team from the Sailing and Motorboat Club Überlingen (SMCÜ) was able to deal best with the changeable conditions […]

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Fruhlingswettfahrten J/70 Regatta

Thanks to the Berlin Yacht Club for the great event and especially to the race director Axel Paul, who managed five classes very confidently and quickly, despite the strenuous NE wind direction on the shifty lake conditions in the middle of Berlin. Thirteen J/70 teams participated, 10 from Berlin and […]

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Ottosson Eclipses J/70 Denmark Grundig Sailing Cup

The first regatta of Grundig Sailing Cup 2022 took place off Horsens, Denmark, hosted by Horsens Sejlklub. After three good days of sailing, and with 14 races in winds from 8-25 knots, the winners were the Swedish team skippered by Henrik Ottosson. In the first nine races, Ottosson’s SWE 1570 […]

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JELVIS Wins J/70 South Coast Championship

The J/70 South Coast Championship was hosted by the Royal Yacht Squadron. Race Officer Philip Warwick and his RYS RC/PRO team were roundly applauded by the fleet for running six excellent races in highly changeable conditions. The start to Day One was delayed waiting for a seabreeze to fill in […]

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Kemmling Tops J/70 MaiOR Regatta

The first major regatta of the season on the Baltic Sea for sailors in Kiel saw a dozen J/70 teams assemble on the inner bay for the MaiOR (May Offshore Race). Hosted Kieler Yacht Club managed to run a nine-race series for the fleet over the three-day event. Sailing on […]

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