Monthly Archives: November 2016

Chesapeake Championship

The J/105s held their Chesapeake Bay Championship October 29-30 at Annapolis Yacht Club. Competition was tight between John White's 33 THOUSAND EMAILS and Andrew Kennedy's BAT IV. Kennedy had three bullets in five races, and was on top for the weekend. But, it all came down to the final race, and Kennedy fell to fifth…
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Newport Harbor Yacht Club Wins 2016 Lipton Cup

The 2016 Lipton Cup ended dramatically on Sunday, October 30 under ominous clouds and light rain. Despite challenging wind directions on San Diego Bay, Race Committee ran three races, completing all 12 scheduled races for the weekend, meaning every team competed in each of the J/105s. Newport Harbor Yacht Club (NHYC) won the first two…
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Seattle Grand Prix

The 40th Annual Seattle Grand Prix Regatta took place on Puget Sound, hosted by Seattle Yacht Club. The fleet enjoyed two gorgeous days of sailing in relatively light winds on the Sound. Amongst the fleets, there was one-design class racing for the J/105s. James Geros’ LAST TANGO won the J/105 fleet with a 1-1-2-5 for…
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