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North American Championship Early Bird Registration Extended

The Organizing Committee for the 2016 J/24 North American Championship at Port Credit Yacht Club in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (September 8- 11) has extended the early bird registration fee until June 30. They will be providing refunds to those who have now overpaid. The input from the racers was appreciated and assisted in deliberations. We...

2015/16 J/24 Winter Series Update

 With two regattas (Jacksonville's Kings Day and DIYC's Midwinters) in the bag, the 2015-16 J/24 Winter Series is well-underway. For the inaugural year, seven boats have participated with six skippers having qualified by sailing the two regattas. The Series...

Rossi Milev on Angel of Harlem Captures His First J/24 Midwinter Championship

Rossi Milev put several Midwinters with second and third place finishes behind him and has now earned his first J/24 Midwinter Championship at the helm of Angel of Harlem. "I’m very happy to have finally won it, but it really wasn’t me, it was my crew," credited Milev of Mark Liebel as tactician, Jim Traun...

St. Petersburg NOOD

Eight J/24s completed nine races at the Helly Hansen St. Petersburg NOOD at St. Petersburg Yacht Club in Florida from February 12-14. Nobuyuki Imai's Siesta secured a bullet in the final race to take victory over Travis Odenbach's Honey Badger by three points (Siesta totaled 19 to Honey Badger's 22). Carter White's Sea Bags Sailing...

Three Bridge Fiasco

369 singlehanded and doublehanded entrants signed up for the Three Bridge Fiasco on January 30, an iconic event on San Francisco Bay that lays testament to the support of shorthanded sailing in the Northern California area as well as the pursuit race curriculum. With starts strung out from 0900 to 11:12:10 AM for PHRF ratings...

Women and Youth Opportunities for 2017 World Championship in Canada

The IJCA Regatta Regulations allow the following opportunities for Women and Youth in the J/24: 4.8 One all female crew per country, to be selected by each governing J/24 national authority, will be eligible to sail the J/24 World Championship to compete for the Jaeger J/24 World Championship Women's Trophy. 4.9 One under 25-years crew per country,...