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BABY DOE J/22 Leaps Ahead @ Dillon Open
THE DUMPSTER Trashes J/24 Fleet(Lake Dillon, CO)- At 9,022 feet (2,750 meters or over a mile-and-a-half straight up into the stratosphere), there is no question that Dillon YC’s annual “Dillon Open” that is sailed on the Dillon Reservoir high up in Rocky Mountains is the longest-running, highest altitude regatta in the world.  It’s a gorgeous area to sail; just SSE is the fabulous Keystone Resort & Spa- the top of Keystone Mountain is 12,408 ft (3,782m, or over 2 miles up into the sky- the air does get a bit thin up there!)-...
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SEAWOLF Leads Argentina J/24 Winter Series
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)- The Central Republic J/24 fleet in Argentina completed the first of their Winter Series on their beautiful Cordovan lake- Lago Salinas Grandes- for a very competitive sixteen-boat fleet. Winning the first regatta was one of the newest boats in the fleet- Pablo Senestrari’s SEAWOLF. After six races, their 3-1-1-3-3-15 tally was good for 11 pts net.  However, they only won the tiebreaker based on most 1sts over Adrian Bongianni’s team sailing ON LINE, which had a 2-3-6-1-2-3 tally.  The final spot on the podium was also determined by a tiebreaker...
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40th J/24 Canadian Nationals Preview
(Kingston, ONT, Canada)- The 2018 Canadian J/24 Nationals are being held in conjunction with CORK/ Sail Kingston Regatta in that famously windy (mostly) location at the far eastern end of Lake Ontario.  Since 1979, the J/24s have been sailing on Lake Ontario and across all parts of Canada for over 40 years, this year marking the 40th time Canadians have sailed their National Championship in J/24s!  The lake is a perfect venue for the event, as the classic seabreezes start out light in the mornings from the SSW, then slowly build from 6-10...
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J/70 AFRICA Crowned Marblehead NOOD Overall Champion!
(Marblehead, MA)- The 2018 edition of the Helly Hansen Marblehead NOOD Regatta was not without its dramas for the huge 57-boat J/70 class as well as the talent-laden J/24.  Hosted by the triumvirate of clubs in Marblehead (Eastern YC, Corinthian YC, Boston YC), the regatta PRO’s managed to get off six races over the first two days for the J/70s, seven races for the J/24s and eight races for the J/105 classes.In the end, it was local hero- Jud Smith- and his very talented crew onboard the J/70 AFRICA that not only won their...
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J/Crews Love Scottish Series : 04-Aug-2018 10pm
J/Crews Love Scottish Series
J/109 Crowned Overall Champion(Tarbert, Loch Fyne, Scotland)- Congratulations to David Kelly and the crew of the J/109 STORM that won the coveted overall Clyde Cruising Club's Scottish Series Trophy. Having won their class the previous year, to come back and do so again, is an outstanding achievement by STORM’s crew sailing their boat perfectly.As well as the overall trophy, David Kelly walked away with the Rose Bowl Trophy for best boat in the Luddon IRC fleet and The McIver Salver Trophy (owned by the Mudhook Yacht Club).In a very competitive Makars Mash RC35 Class,...
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