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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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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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