Monthly Archives: July 2017

Troublemaker Takes Whidbey Island Race Week

Sixty-two entrants competed in the 35th Annual Whidbey Island Race Week, held July 10-14 at Oak Harbor, WA. The 13-boat J/105 fleet completed 13 races, with John Weil and Kent Sisk’s Troublemaker taking the win with 27 points. John Aitchison’s Moose Unknown claimed second with 34 points, and Erik Kristen’s More Jubilee third with 38.…
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The Cloudy Bay Round the Island Race 1st July in the UK

Thank you to William Newton for this report: This year in Class 2B (48 entries), 10 J/105s were competing including one French boat, Job d’ete. The total entry was 1,342 boats, of which 1,207 finished. Our start was at 0620hrs, marginally better than the first start at 0530hrs. The wind was NW 18 knots, but…
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J/105s Dominate Doublehanded Class at Stratford Shoal Race

This past 4th of July Independence Day weekend marked the annual 45nm offshore dash from Riverside, CT to the Stratford Shoal Light and back to the finish link just off the club. This was the 86th edition of the Stratford Shoal Race, hosted by the Riverside YC on Long Island Sound. The highlight of the…
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