May 26, 2015

2015 J/22 Worlds Flyer

The J/22 Worlds 2015 will be provided by the Travemünder Week, one of the largest sailing events in Europe, well known for its social events with countless entertainment such as beach parties, various live music and fireworks. The traditional seaside resort Travemünde is located at the Bay of Lübeck of the Baltic Sea. Around 3000 sailors participating in the race week with more than 800 boats.  ...

Silver Anniversary J/22 Jamin’ Jamaica

Since 1983, J/22s have been part of the sailing landscape in Jamaica, and the J/22 also expanded as a fleet at Montego Bay Yacht Club. For over a quarter century, the Jamaican family of J/22 sailors have hosted their Jamin’ Jamaica Invitational since 1989. The format is simple. The local fleet of around a dozen boats would have their Jamaican J/22 Nationals 2-3 weeks prior to the Jamin’ Regatta, with the top two teams from each fleet “qualifying” to sail their own boats in the Jamin’ event to represent the ...

Mphumlanga Provincials in South Africa

The AMTEC Mphumlanga Provincials had ten great races, amazing hospitality as always and three days that will be long remembered. Some were lucky enough to travel on Friday to Witbank to set up their boats. The down side was the very late night they ended up having accompanied with liquid refreshments. Early Saturday the last boats arrived, and by 12.00 the first race was underway in 5k that steadily built to 7.5k from the SSW. From then on, things only got better with the wind strength building to 18.5k and ...

French J/22 Open

For the second year in a row over the Easter weekend, the German-French team led by Reiner Brockerhoff sailed JAZZY to first place in the French J/22 Open in Nantes. With only 16 points after 12 races, an amazing DSQ-2-1-1-1-1-3-1-3-1—2-3 record permitted this fast team on JAZZY to win by 13 points ahead of the second place EUROPEAN HOMES. For more French J/22 sailing information, visit http://www.j22-france.com/index.htm....
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