Monthly Archives: September 2014

Wilmer/McLaughlin Master Light Conditions at J/105 North American Championship

Wilmer/McLaughlin Master Light Conditions at J/105 North American Championship Rod Wilmer and Terry McLaughlin excelled in the light air of the opening day of the J/105 North American Championship hosted by Royal Canadian Yacht Club in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. McLaughlin (current J/105 Midwinter Champion and Sail Canada's Rolex Sailor of the Year) and the Mandate…
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HOOD Regatta

HOOD Regatta Houston Yacht Club's Houston Offshore One Design (HOOD) regatta began with some 94 boats spread over three lines. Spectacular Texas weather with smooth seas, moderate winds and cool temperatures made for some wonderful racing for all involved. The big boat class consisted of five J/105s and four J/109s each in separate fleets. After…
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J/105 North American Championship This Week

J/105 North American Championship This Week The J/105 North American Championship will be hosted this week by the Royal Canadian Yacht Club in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 27 teams are competing from Bermuda, Canada and the United States. Racing begins Thursday, September 25 and continues through Sunday, September 28. The fleet boasts an impressive array of…
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J/105 Jam Session Wins Dutch Shorthanded Competition 2014

J/105 Jam Session Wins Dutch Shorthanded Competition 2014 The Noorzeeclub and Shorthanded.nl organized together a shored-handed competition. During the year, there are 10 events were you can score points. At the end of the season, the best score of four events will decide who is the winner. Junique (J/122) and Batfish (J/133) were already in…
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