Category Archives: Class News

St. Francis YC Sailors of the Year – Two J/105 Sailors

The St. Francis Yacht Club Sailor of the Year is a member who, through dedication and persistence, achieved excellence as an amateur skipper and/or crew in the sport of yacht racing. For 2018, the award went to Bruce Stone, a past Rolex Big Boat Series winner, Rolex Block Island Race Week winner, and J/105 North…
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AIRFORCE Three-Peats J/105 AXA XL International Challenge Cup

Every November for three days, the Bacardi Keelboat Regatta is held in Bermuda. The J/105 fleet is an invitational-only event, as they race with a combined Bermuda and international crew to compete for three awards: Bermuda and International Divisions and the Overall AXA XL International Challenge Cup series. In addition to Bacardi’s sponsorship, the J/105s…
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Hot Rum Series II Report

In the second installment of San Diego Yacht Club’s famous Hot Rum Series, there were a lot of position changes for various teams going up and down the standings as they navigated the waters of San Diego Harbor and the Pacific Ocean off Point Loma. Again, the conditions were generally favorable to the bigger boats…
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J/105s Love Harvest Moon Regatta

Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook, TX hosted the 32nd Annual Harvest Moon Regatta from October 25-28. This year's regatta had 119 sailboats returning to the usual finish line in Port Aransas after a one-year hiatus because of the damage rendered to the city by Hurricane Harvey the previous year. Hundreds of racers look forward to…
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