Swedish Master of Masters Regatta in J/70s

The London 2012 Olympic Bronze Medalist in the Laser class, Rasmus Myrgren, sailed to victory in the Swedish Master of Masters Regatta with his team of Thomas Rahm, Rahm Axel and Carl Sylvan. Over the two-day event held on October 11-12, 39 teams participated (all champions of one class or another), sailing 25 races in Continue Reading...
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Hamble Winter Series

This past weekend, the premier winter sailing event in the UK, the Garmin Hamble Winter Series got off to a good start for all fleets sailing on the Solent. The event provides challenging racing and close competition across eight Sundays from October 5-November 30. The GHWS is organized and run by Hamble River Sailing Club. Continue Reading...
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CALVI NETWORK First J/70 European Champion

The first J/70 European Championship saw a fantastic turnout of 35 teams from eight nations. From the competitors’ perspective, it was an exciting event and one that many were looking forward to with great anticipation. Clearly, the J/70 momentum is building rapidly in Europe and many top teams from across many other competitive international classes Continue Reading...
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Yacht Russia Sailing Academy Wins First J/70 Russian Sailing League

Following a similar competition format that has gained popularity in continental Europe, the Russian Sailing Federation has embarked on one of its most ambitious sailing projects ever—the creation of the Russian National Sailing League using a fleet of J/70s. The goal is to assemble the yacht clubs and sailing clubs from around Russia and C.I.S. Continue Reading...
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J/70 Dynasty Division

Last Saturday concluded the inaugural J/70 World Championships in Newport, Rhode Island. 86 boats competed in what was the largest inaugural World Championships in the history of sailing. This year, Torqeedo also introduced a new division to the Class. The Dynasty Division was created to recognize teams competing with more than one family member onboard. Continue Reading...
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