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Team Eker Kaymak Rises at J/70 European Championship

Two more races were completed (now three total) on day two of the J/70 European Championship in Hyeres France with fluctuating wind and recurring showers. The constant for the day was the Turkish team Eker Kaymak, helmed by Ahmet Eker, who notched a 2, 5 for 14 total points and […]

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Nineteen Nations Open J/70 European Championship

Sunny skies, warm temperatures and winds at 7-8 knots greeted 88 boats for the J/70 European Championship in Hyeres France. Earning the early advantage in both the Open and One-Pro Division was Jorge Martinez Doreste’s Bodega Can Marles (ESP). One race was completed, but decreasing winds then sent teams ashore. […]

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Cowes Week

Cowes Week is one of the United Kingdom’s longest-running and most successful sporting events and is a key highlight of the British sporting summer. It has been held in early August every year since 1826, except during the two World Wars. For the 196th edition, 800+ boats were treated to […]

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Titles Decided at 40th Copa del Rey MAPFRE

In the Herbalife J/70 fleet, the title went to Alcaidesa Marina skippered by Gustavo Martínez Doreste whilst the Sotheby’s Mallorca Women’s Cup went to the local Balearia team of María Bover. Balearia took the overall Copa del Rey MAPFRE title for the one-designs. For complete event details, visit www.regatacopadelrey.com.

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Keller Crowned J/70 Ladies Cup Champion

A half-dozen women’s teams congregated at the Zurich Sailing Club to compete for the 2022 J/70 Ladies Cup on the Zurichsee. Over the two-day weekend, racers enjoyed seven races in beautiful conditions. For the top three boats battling for the podium, it was very close racing all weekend. All three […]

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Kivell Crowned J/70 Swiss Cup Champion

Hosted by the Cercle de la voile de Neuchâtel, a fleet of 13 J/70s assembled on the Lac de Neuchatel in the middle of Switzerland’s Swiss Alps for the 2022 J/70 Swiss Cup. After two days of enjoying the relatively hot, clear, sunny days, the fleet was only able to […]

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VIVA Wins Italian J/70 Cup Lake Garda

The fourth act of the Italian J/70 Cup series took place on Lago di Garda for the fleet of 69 boats from 15 nations (Italy, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Monaco, USA, Sweden, Great Britain, Spain, Australia, Brazil, Portugal, Switzerland and Austria). Fraglia Vela Riva was the host for the event, […]

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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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