SPI Ouest France

The first day began with 15 knots of southwest breezes on a rainy, drizzly cloudy day, but the sun and the wind soon arrived in Quiberon Bay. The weather could not have turned out better for the 37th SPI Ouest France Intermarche Regatta over the Easter holiday weekend. Many of the large one-design classes, including Continue Reading...
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Alcatel OneTouch Italian Trophy Italian Championship

The J/70 Alcatel OneTouch Italian Trophy Italian Championship kicked off in fine style in Monaco where the first of five acts took place, the others being scheduled for Sanremo, Cervia and Lake Garda. Twenty-eight teams were out on the water at the instigation of Italian J/70 Class President, Vittorio di Mauro, in collaboration with the Continue Reading...
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Warsash Spring #2

March 22 was a day that had the race team on their toes and competitors sailing backwards for the second weekend of the Brooks MacDonald Warsash Spring Series (England). The wind shifted from the forecast ENE, died and came back, and the big spring tides raced through the Solent—all making for some frustrating racing. White Continue Reading...
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International WesMex Regatta

International WesMex Regatta 2015 was held March 20-22 at Vallarta Yacht Club in Vallarta, Mexico. Two hundred forty-five entrants competed in the Optimist, Laser Radial, Laser, RS:X, Techno 293, Club 420 and J/70. Now in its tenth year, the event was a qualifier for the Mexican Sailing Team to represent the country in various international Continue Reading...
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New South Wales Championship

The J/70s in eastern Australia gathered together for the inaugural J/70 New South Wales State Championship from March 7-8 on stunning Sydney Harbour. The J/70 NSW States were held in conjunction with the annual Sydney Harbour Regatta run by Middle Harbour Yacht Club. With the first day of sailing on Saturday starting off with a Continue Reading...
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