Germans Lead Monaco J/70 Winter Series Act II

After the success of the first edition, the Monaco Sportsboat Winter Series 2014-2015 is back to liven up the waters off the Yacht Club Monaco over the winter. Divided into five Acts scheduled once a month from October 2014 to March 2015, these regattas are designed to give experienced and amateur J/70 crews a chance Continue Reading...
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Young J/70 team Sweeps Cowes Week Youth Awards

In the aftermath of the famous Cowes Week, a young J/70 team comprising of brothers Jack (20) and Freddie (19) and Charlie Davies (18), joined by Tim Carter (22) and Harry Houlding (21) were crowned champions of the Aberdeen Asset Management Under 25 Trophy at Cowes Week 2014. The crew raced JUGADOR in the J/70 Continue Reading...
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NRV Champions of J/70 Deutsche Segel-Bundesliga

After sailing 183 races over 15 racing days in five regattas, 18 sailing clubs converged from all over Germany to participate in the grand finale of the 2014 Deutsche Segel-Bundesliga series sailed in J/70s on Hamburg’s Alster Lake. As one of the co-hosts for this incredibly successful regatta, the Norddeutscher Regatta Verein (NRV) club hoped Continue Reading...
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J/70 Monaco Winter Series I

This past weekend was a very summery atmosphere on the waters off Monaco. A hundred boats made a stop in the YC Monaco Marina, divided between the races in the Bay of the Monaco Sportsboat Winter Series and the arrival of boats sailing the Grimaldi Trophy—a coastal race between San Remo, Italy and Monaco. 25°C Continue Reading...
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Hamble One Design Championship

Hamble, England hosted the second of two Doyle Sails Hamble One Design Championships. Racing two days, the J/70 class enjoyed some thrilling, close racing in exciting conditions. In the White fleet, the 13-boat J/70 class was racing for a place at their 2015 J/70 World Championship. Over 10 races, it was David Atkinson’s JAWBREAKER that Continue Reading...
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