Category Archives: Class News

J/105s Podium in San Diego Hot Rum Series III Finale

The San Diego Yacht Club's Hot Rum Series started on November 5 with races scheduled on November 19 and December 3. With 128 entries, it's one of the most popular "pursuit style" races in America, where the slowest boat starts first, hours ahead of the biggest and fastest boats, and whoever crosses the line first…
Read more

San Diego Yacht Club Wins 2022 Lipton Cup in J/105s

It’s official - San Diego Yacht Club is the winner of the 2022 Sir Thomas Lipton Challenge Cup. The home team has done it again. It all came down to the battle of the coasts in the final day. After 10 highly competitive and close races, San Diego Yacht Club and New York Yacht Club…
Read more

J/Fest Southwest Regatta

The J/Fest Southwest Regatta celebrated its 13th anniversary this year with over 70 competitors from around the country. Lakewood Yacht Club hosted from October 22-23 and provided up to seven races for the one-design fleets. Here is the regatta report from Scott Spurlin: The weather was mid 70s and the wind started Saturday morning at…
Read more

Augie Diaz Wins 2022 International Masters Regatta in J/105s

Augie Diaz has officially been named the 2022 International Masters Regatta Champion. It’s only ever so often that a regatta stays this unpredictable down to the last leg of the last race. All four of the top players went into the final race of the day with the chance to come out on top. Diaz,…
Read more