Team VOLVO Wins Chile J/70 South Americans Qualifiers

The third and final leg of the Chile J/70 Class qualifiers for the 2017 South American Championship that will be taking place from October 27 to November 1 was just completed. Host for both events was Cofradía Nautica in Algarrobo. The conditions for the weekend event were excellent, with moderate breezes on day one and Continue Reading...
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Risor SF Leads Norwegian J/70 Sailing League

There was a battle for the top of the leaderboard in Sandefjord for the Norwegian J/70 Sailing League. Bundefjorden SF had to be beat by Risør SF in the final race to win the regatta. It was hard to overcome the team from Risor, as they also won in Oslo. There were 14 teams participating Continue Reading...
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NRV Lead J/70 German Sailing League Act III

After a slow start in the first event and beginning to pick up steam after their second event in the J/70 Deutsche Segel-Bundesliga, the Norddeutscher Regatta Verein (NRV) team (with the former Olympic sailor Tobias Schadewaldt on board) hung on to win their first event of the 2017 season. Their team of Tobias Schadewaldt, Daniel Continue Reading...
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YC Furesoen Win Danish J/70 Sailing League Act II

The Yacht Club Furesøen’s Red Stars came from a 14th place in the first regatta to become the winner of Brejning event. The wind was varied and at times it was difficult for the sailors (and event leader) to see the exact wind conditions. It blew late for the finale on Sunday, and it gave Continue Reading...
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Harken June Regatta

The Royal Southern Yacht Club’s Summer Series Harken June Regatta in Hamble, UK was blessed with spectacular conditions for the final day of action. The southwesterly wind piped up from 15 to 20 knots by the end of the day, and with wind over tide, a lumpy sea state tested the resolve of well over Continue Reading...
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