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Shake-n-Bake is 2019 J/24 District 3 Champion

Thanks to Joe Buonasera for this report: Fleet 182 and the Sayville Yacht Club hosted another successful District 3 Championship. Although there were only 10 boats in competition for the new perpetual D3 trophy, the racing was very spirited. A total of nine races were held...

Eamonm DeLisser on Main Squeeze Takes 2019 Southeast Regionals

Thanks to Peter Fischel for this report: I'd like to report a very fun and successful Southeast Regional Championship and Florida State Championship in Melbourne July 20-21. Though turnout was limited, everyone had a good time, especially the traveling boats. There were 10 boats, including two junior teams, and the racing was tight. All left...

American Keith Whittemore Dominates Kieler Woche

Twenty-eight J/24s competed at Kieler Woche in Kiel Germany during the last week of June. Keith Whittemore of the USA crushed the fleet, and was able to sit out the final (11th) race as his discard. Whittemore racked up seven bullets and ended with just 17 net points. Duncan McCarthy of Great Britain captured the...

Wind Monkey Rules Cleveland Race Week One-Design Weekend

72 teams competed on Lake Erie from June 14-16 in Cleveland Race Week’s One Design Weekend, part of the largest sailing regatta on Lake Erie and one of the largest on the Great Lakes. Racing began on Friday for several classes, with the remainder beginning on Saturday. 10 fleets competed over the weekend on four...

Morgan Wins J/24 Lady Liberty Cup Regatta

"The Lady Liberty Cup Regatta was a resounding success. Great competition on the water and fantastic camaraderie off the water. When 65 women sailors get together, good things happen," according to the winner Katie Morgan from the host Manhattan Yacht Club. Her crew consisted of Linda Kaiser, Andrea Sengara, Deiane Abajos, Tricia Lynch and Lainey...

J/24s Cruise and go PHRF at Southern Bay Race Week

Southern Bay Race Week was hosted by Hampton Yacht Club, the Cruising Club of Virginia and Old Point Comfort Yacht Club in Hampton, VA from May 31-June 2. In PHRF C - 152 and higher, the J/24 Roundabout, led by Alan Bomar, topped the 13-boat group. Also in Cruising - B (170 and UP), the...

Angel of Harlem Dominates J/24 Rodeo

Nine teams registered to participate in last weekend’s J/24 Rodeo Regatta out of Davis Island Yacht Club. The fleet was blessed with good weather, good winds and a good DIYC Race Committee who managed to snap off five races over the two-day event. In the end, it was local Robby Brown, teamed up with Mark...

Light Breeze at 31st JDaze

Twenty eight J/24s came out to race the 31st JDaze Regatta in Canandaigua, NY. Quantum Sails ran several practice starts in 8-10 knots of breeze followed by a debrief on the club porch. A chilly and lengthy Saturday morning postponement on shore ended just before 1:00pm, and the racers headed out for three races in...