J/24 Midwinter Championship Launches in Tampa

Twenty-nine teams waited at Davis Island Yacht Club in Tampa, FL for the seabreeze to start the J/24 Midwinter Championship. Just after lunch, the winds roused to around 6 knots and then built to 10, allowing three races under blue skies and temperatures near 80. Robby Brown’s Angel of Harlem is leading at the first...

Sun and White Shine on the St. Petersburg NOOD

It was another beautiful day for the final races of the Helly Hansen National Offshore One Design (NOOD) Regatta St. Petersburg. Once the sea breeze filled in, racing got underway and most Classes completed two races for a regatta total of eight to nine races. In the eight-boat J/24 fleet, Carter White’s YouRegatta nailed first...

Welcome Fleet 183 Phoenix

Thanks to Victor Felice for this report: Some still think Phoenix is in a desert – a Sahara type desert. Quite the contrary. We do have nearly 365 days of sunshine, very little rain (ergo the desert), and the city is the fifth largest and Maricopa County is the fastest growing in the...